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Newland, NC hunter downs 13-point beast on Thanksgiving

Since bow season, Coty Ingram of Newland, NC had been trying his hardest to bring down a buck that was the talk of Avery County hunters — a big-bodied 13-point that had turned up on a lot of folk’s trail cameras. On a Thanksgiving morning hunt that almost didn’t happen, the mostly nocturnal buck slipped up, and Ingram was there to take advantage.

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December 08 at 12:01 am
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Alternate route leads Belews Creek hunter to 144-inch, 12-point buck

When Brandon Dimont of Belew’s Creek, NC jumped a big buck on his usual path to his box stand on the opening weekend of muzzleloader season, he knew he would need to find an alternate route for the future. Two weeks later, on Nov. 11, he snuck in the back way and laid down a 144-inch, Alamance County 12-point. 

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November 22 at 4:47 pm
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NC hunter bags big 10-point buck in Wayne County

When Jeff Pierce of Grantham, NC passed up a long-range shot at the biggest buck he had ever seen, he was afraid he had missed his opportunity — but he made the right call. The next day, Oct. 30, he closed the distance and dropped the 133 6/8-inch Wayne County 10-point that had 2 drop tines.

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November 16 at 4:01 am
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Hampstead angler boats 108-pound wahoo out of Masonboro Inlet

Walker Baldwin of Hampstead, N.C., had high hopes for a big day of wahoo fishing as he and the crew aboard the Kool-Aid, a 31-foot Cape Horn owned and operated by Shane Smith of Wilmington, N.C., left Masonboro Inlet and headed for the Gulf Stream on Oct. 20.  Despite a slow start, Walker found himself bowed up to the wahoo of his dreams — a 108- pounder that measured 73 inches long with a 33-inch girth.

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November 09 at 8:31 pm
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Apex hunter grunts in 12-point, 157-inch Chatham County trophy

Austin Martin of Apex, N.C., had his heart set on a hit-list buck that just wouldn’t show itself when he was hunting. So to force an encounter, he pulled out his grunt call, and on Halloween, he laid down a Chatham County 12-pointer that green scored 157˝ inches.

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November 07 at 2:01 am
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Oak Ridge hunter takes big monster that was munching too much

After having trail-camera pictures of a big buck last season, Nolan Cole of Oak Ridge, N.C., laid out a buffet of baits to keep him in the area. And after playing some hide-and-seek, Cole sealed the deal on Sept. 19, tagging a 154-inch Guilford County 10-pointer after tracking him with only a broken arrow to go by.

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November 03 at 3:01 am
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Kerr Lake catfish on fire

Falling water temperatures plus plentiful blue catfish equals abundant catches this month at Kerr Lake on the North Carolina/ Virginia border. While techniques remain largely the same as summer, the fishes’ attitudes will be improved, and an angler who intercept them on their highways is in store for a big day.

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October 27 at 12:09 pm
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Georgetown huntress takes down 15-point buck

After shaking off a case of the Mondays, Shay Munnerlyn of Georgetown, S.C., convinced herself to hunt the afternoon of Oct. 2 with her fiancé, Jordan Cook, of Hemingway, S.C. She wound up taking down a huge Georgetown County buck they’d been watching for three years, a 15-point monster Munnerlyn had thought was a different, big 8-pointer.

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October 19 at 2:01 pm
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