Letters To The Editor: July 2024

Thought I Had Chased My Last Longbeard… Dear GON, I was diagnosed with an extreme case of renal cell cancer two weeks before the 2020 turkey season. After surgery that removed my right kidney and included some major complications for the first year,  I thought I had chased my last turkey. I went from 272 pounds…

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GON’s Trophy Room – June 2024

Since Georgia Outdoor News magazine started in 1987, we have continuously enjoyed sharing the accomplishments of others. Some months we’ll receive hundreds of pictures of happy hunters and anglers every year who just want to share their accomplishments. We are truly blessed that so many loyal Georgians think enough of GON to share with us about what they’ve accomplished.…

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Deer Hunts With My Dad

By JD Richards As Father’s Day approaches, I look back at many of the first memories I have had with my dad in the outdoors that have shaped who I am as an adult. As hunters, many of our first outdoor memories have been with our dads. Dad was with us the first time we…

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Letters To The Editor: June 2024

Enjoyed Your Story On Trapper Annabel Wilson Dear GON, I’m a long-time trapper and member of the Florida Trappers Association. I serve as one of their directors and instructors during our events. I just watched and read your interview with Annabel Wilson and enjoyed it a lot. She is an outstanding young lady and a…

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How The 2023-24 Weeks Were Won

Another group of Georgia deer hunters will soon take the stage at the Ag-Pro GON Outdoor Blast on July 28 to compete in the 35th annual Truck-Buck Shoot-Out. The second-best shot will win a Firminator G-3 food-plot implement by Ranew’s Outdoor Equipment, and the man, woman or youngster who makes that last shot will win…

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