NWTF Supports Changes to South Carolina Turkey Season

NWTF Supports Changes to South Carolina Turkey Season

The National Wild Turkey Federation backs two bills in the South Carolina General Assembly that provide more opportunities for turkey hunters, establish a permanent youth turkey hunting day and help turkey populations recover following a multi-year decline in reproduction. South Carolina house bill H4838 and its senate companion bill S1070 propose significant modifications to current […]

Thurmond Lake Campgrounds to Open for 2014 Recreation Season

Thurmond Lake Campgrounds to Open for 2014 Recreation Season

SAVANNAH, Ga. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers J. Strom Thurmond Lake Office will open the following campgrounds for the 2014 recreation season on the dates listed below. All campground reservations can be made by calling the National Recreation Reservation Service toll-free at 1-877-444-6777 or online at www.recreation.gov. Petersburg Campground, Columbia County, Ga. Sites 1 – 27 open year-round; […]

Four National Conservation Organizations Team Up for Conservation

Four National Conservation Organizations Team Up for Conservation

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Four of the nation’s largest wild bird conservation organizations have joined forces to ensure that wild bird habitat conservation and our shared hunting heritage remain strong for generations to come. Ducks Unlimited (DU), the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF), Pheasants Forever (PF) and Quail Forever (QF) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) […]

Turkey Hunts Scheduled this April at Thurmond Lake; Limited Slots Available

Turkey Hunts Scheduled this April at Thurmond Lake; Limited Slots Available

SAVANNAH, Ga. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District will host two turkey hunts this spring at the Bussey Point Wildlife Management Area on J. Strom Thurmond Lake. Bussey Point is a 2,545-acre peninsula located at the confluence of the Savannah River and the Little River in Lincoln County, Ga. The peninsula normally is closed to […]

Citadel Alumni Show Support to Jauveer Hammond

Citadel Alumni Show Support to Jauveer Hammond

On National Signing Day last Wednesday Jauveer Hammond of Strom Thurmond High School was joined by a number of alumni of The Citadel supporting his choice to become a Bulldog. Alumni pictured are (left to right):  Dr. Buddy Turner, Dr. James Cooper, Mr. Sam Wooten, Mr. John Edwards, Mr. Lovick Mims, Mr. Scott Derrick and […]

Predators Become Saints

Predators Become Saints

Fox Creek High School’s Deondre Baskett (left) and Ty Yarbrough (right) signed national letters of intent to play football for Limestone College last Wednesday. Joining the two new Saints for the signing were members of the Fox Creek administration and coaching staff. Limestone will play its first games during the 2014 season after announcing the […]

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