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WOODS & WATERS: An ethical hunter is a good hunter

After spending approximately five weeks in the state of North Carolina assisting a white-tail deer hunting operation, I can honestly say I have seen the good and the not so good when it comes to hunting.

Hunters who pay to hunt at times can be downright contrary. They have opinions and ideas of how, when and where to hunt deer. They forget that they are strangers to a new hunting area – and what may have worked in their home states just don’t apply when venturing outside their comfort zone.


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Big Buck Contest

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THE BUCKS STOP HERE

  $300 in prizes

In 3 categories 

Archery: 1st Place Buck $125
Rifle: 1st Place Buck $125
Junior: 1st Place Buck $50 

 

 

 

CONTEST RULES:

To enter, bring your buck to the Press And Journal office, 20 S. Union St., Middletown, to be measured and photographed. 
Call 717-944-4628 to schedule an appointment. 
The score is determined by adding the total number of points (one inch or longer) and widths in inches, at the widest part. (Ties will be broken by measurement from base of skull to highest point.) The deer must be legally taken during the 2014 Archery or Rifle season in Pennsylvania. Current PA hunting license and tag must accompany entry. Buck must be brought in by person whose name appears on tag. All measurements and decisions regarding the judging will be final.
The Press And Journal reserves the right to publish or reject any photos. Contest ends December 15, 2014 at 3 p.m. 
A $5 cash entry fee will be collected.

 

ALL PHOTOS ARE WELCOME!

You don't have to enter the contest to submit a photo.

Email your photos to:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Include hunter's name, date and county where buck was harvested. 

Photos and winners will be published in the December 24th edition of the 

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