• Deer of the Year

    Kinley Ferguson of Liberty, N.C. won the November Bag-A-Buck Contest with this 8-point, 120-inch buck.

    Junior-high school girl kills 8-point, 120-inch buck in Randolph County

    13-year-old wins November Bag-A-Buck contest
    December 12, 2016 at 12:40am
    Dylan Rogers thought he missed this big buck when the deer didn't react to his first shot, but he realized later that he didn't miss at all.

    Hunter kills 10-point, 140-class buck in Cherokee County

    Same stand produced 9-point buck the previous day
    December 09, 2016 at 1:27pm
    Colt Hicks' number one hunting rule is to only shoot a buck that's bigger than the last one he killed, and this 146-inch deer was definitely big enough.

    9-year-old hunter kills 10-point buck in Warren County

    Buck weighed 186 pounds, green-scored 146
    December 07, 2016 at 6:49pm
    Jordan Barnes never saw this deer before the day he shot it, even though he closely monitors his hunting land with trail cameras.

    Rockingham County hunter kills 9-point trophy buck

    Big deer had never been spotted on camera or in person
    December 07, 2016 at 5:47pm
    Jeremiah Wood, a former contestant on the hit show Survivor, killed this Surry County trophy on Dec. 3.

    Dobson hunter kills 140-inch Surry County 8-point buck

    Hunter spotted trophy buck on trail camera just hours before killing it
    December 06, 2016 at 11:12pm
    Mary Claissen Jones, 13-years-old, killed this trophy buck on a November hunt in Florence County.

    Female youth hunter kills 10-point trophy buck in Florence County

    13-year-old was hunting for first time without her dad in stand
    December 06, 2016 at 9:31pm
    Jamin Floyd killed this big 14-point buck in Loris while home for Thanksgiving from Clemson University.

    Loris hunter kills 14-point trophy buck during Thanksgiving holiday

    Hunter almost gives up searching, but dad finds blood trail
    December 05, 2016 at 9:13pm
    Mike Davis of Burlington downed his second giant Person County buck, a 10-pointer, on December 1, 2016.

    Person County hunter kills 10-point, 160-class buck

    Same hunter killed 150-class 8-point buck 5 years ago
    December 05, 2016 at 8:42pm
    Dani High killed this 10-point buck while on a dog drive in Brunswick County on Nov. 19

    Female hunter kills big 10-point buck in Brunswick County

    Her biggest buck yet came on a dog drive
    November 29, 2016 at 9:13pm
    Jim Andrews of White Cross killed this massive buck in Orange County. The 8 pointer has been green-scored at 155 inches.

    White Cross hunter kills massive 8-point trophy in Orange County

    Buck green-scored at 155 inches
    November 29, 2016 at 3:31pm
    With knee surgery looming, Mary Morgan wanted to hunt as much as possible before going under the knife. She scored big with this Chatham County trophy.

    Angier huntress kills big 14-point trophy buck

    Big deer green scored 162 7/8 inches
    November 23, 2016 at 7:52pm
    Jaden Williams killed this big buck in Guilford County. The 7-point, 130-class buck had a 21-inch inside spread and weighed 220-pounds.

    Teen hunter kills 220-pound trophy in Guilford County

    130-class buck had 21-inch inside spread
    November 23, 2016 at 7:16pm
    Katie Purgason shot this buck – a 225-pound, 11-point brute – less than two weeks after killing her first bear in Wilkes County.

    Taylorsville huntress smokes 11-point buck

    Trophy deer weighed 225 pounds, sported 140-inch rack
    November 23, 2016 at 6:05pm
    Tori Henderson killed this buck in Person County on Nov. 18 after hunting the deer hard all season.

    Teen huntress kills her biggest buck, kills an even bigger one the next day

    Rougemont youth hunter downs 137-inch, 13-piont whopper
    November 22, 2016 at 11:16pm
    A late start to his hunting day didn't stop Glen Lampley of Cheraw from killing the biggest buck of his life, this 140-class Chesterfield County brute.

    Cheraw hunter kills 140-class buck in Chesterfield County

    Late start doesn't stop hunter from killing biggest buck of his life
    November 20, 2016 at 11:03pm
    Taylor Baumgarner pursued this buck hard during the 2015 season, and finally killed it on Nov. 15 of the 2016 season in Pickens County.

    Easley hunter kills 140-inch, 8-point buck in Pickens County

    Saw same buck in range last year, but couldn't pull trigger
    November 18, 2016 at 9:55am