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By GON Staff | January 9, 2008

Blind Man Kills 8-Point Buck

Deer hunter Dale Adams, 41, of Stockbridge is blind. He has been for about nine years due to…

By Glynn Barnes | January 6, 2008

Freedom Isn’t Free: Veteran’s Deer Hunt

Nine disabled veterans of the United States military services went deer hunting in Crawford County on Saturday, Dec….

By GON Staff | January 4, 2008

Governor Announces Nearly 20,000-Acre Purchase For Three WMAs

Gov. Sonny Perdue announced plans Dec. 5 for the purchase of nearly 20,000 acres of forest land to…

By Steve Burch | January 1, 2008

DNR’s Response To Outsourcing of License Sales

Here is the response DNR has been sending to those who have written them on the subject of…

By GON Staff | December 21, 2007

Boat-ramp Access a Critical Problem at Lanier

Because of the persistent drought, fishermen across the state have been watching in frustration for months as the…

By GON Staff | December 1, 2007

JAKES Hunt Puts 46 Children In The Woods

For the last four years, the Turkey Oak Strutter Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) has…

By Jessica Newberry | November 27, 2007

Drought Drying Up Georgia Lakes

Editor’s Note: After the December issue of GON went to press we learned that the ramps at Lake…

By GON Staff | November 21, 2007

Giant 200 Plus Inch Fulton County Bow-kill

Bethlehem hunter Jay Maxwell dropped everything Tuesday, Nov. 20 when this giant Fulton County suburban buck was spotted…

By Jessica Newberry | November 2, 2007

WRD Area Manager Helps Capture Thieves

On most days, Georgia Wildlife Resources Division (WRD) Area Manager Eric Wood can be found watching over Coopers

By GON Staff | October 29, 2007

Honey, there’s a deer in the backyard…

It was about 5:45 p.m., and Matt Fox was loading some things in the car, getting ready to…