High School Senior Wins Big Gobbler Photo Contest: Patience Pays on Memorable Hunt
MONTGOMERY, Ala. –-(Ammoland.com)- Kacy Noland called the only turkey hunting trip she was able to take this year her “most memorable” ever. The late March expedition in Pickens County paid off with a big gobbler and first place in the Alabama Black Belt Adventures Association Big Gobbler Photo Contest.
Kacy’s prize for entering the photo with her trophy turkey – one that sported an 11-inch beard and 1 3/8-inch spurs – is a framed mount valued at $150 of a fan, spurs, and beard of the bird from Foster Taxidermy in Montgomery. Kacy’s entry received the most “likes” of all the entries of turkeys taken in Alabama’s Black Belt during the 2016-17 hunting season.
The 18-year-old senior at Pickens Academy in Carrollton called her late March turkey hunt with her dad, Barrett Noland, “so special to me mostly because I know that I will not be around this time next year to go hunting because I will be playing softball …Read the Rest