Meridian Star

April 12, 2013

Photos of The Week


The Meridian Star

MERIDIAN — Kevin Edwards won last weeks Wildlife Creations Boss Gobbler contest with a bird that weighed 19.14 pounds and sported spurs of 1 3/16 and 1 1/8 topped off with double beards 9 7/8 and 8 4/8.

Billy Van Veckhoven bagged this gobbler.

Ryder Leifried  harvested this turkey in southeast Lauderdale County on March 30, 2013. This was his first turkey after three years of hunting. The bird had a 10.25 inch beard, 1 inch spurs and weighed 20 pounds. Ryder is 16 years old and lives in Lauderdale County.

Robert "Bob" Pitts shows a gobbler he bagged on a recent hunt.