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Government offices, banks, stores close for Christmas
Tammy Makram -- Baby Jane Doe -- continues quest to find birth mother
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Looking Back: 1989 -- Hadley man named state's top cattleman
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Great Gobbler Gallop
October 12, 2014
Ruby rolls to Great Gobbler Gallop triumph
CUERO, Texas — Ruby Begonia had Paycheck’s number again Saturday morning during the second heat of the Great Gobbler Gallop. As a result, Cuero’s racing turkey has a new lucky number — 6. That’s the number of successive victories Ruby has recorded over her slumping arch...
October 12, 2014 - 9:25pm
September 14, 2014
So, so close...
WORTHINGTON — Fans of outdoor festivals — and of racing poultry down city streets — gathered along 10th Street Saturday to watch the first heat of the Great Gobbler Gallop. Worthington’s Paycheck and Cuero, Texas’ Ruby Begonia competed in what can only be described as...
September 14, 2014 - 8:20pm
September 2, 2014
Hudson, Wychor return to KTD
WORTHINGTON — It’s a command performance, of sorts. The last time Lew Hudson and Jim Wychor assumed speaking duties for King Turkey Day was 2005, and their presentation was a literal washout. It rained. It poured. The parade and Great Gobbler Gallop got postponed until later...
September 2, 2014 - 8:13am
October 9, 2010
Paycheck wins in Texas
CUERO, Texas - Paycheck has won the Great Gobbler Gallop, with a reported total time of 1 minute, 6 seconds. He took the second leg of the Gallop in just 29 seconds in Cuero, with Ruby trailing with a time of approximately 50 seconds in Cuero. For more information, read Monday's...
October 9, 2010 - 10:53am
October 6, 2010
Hoping to cash in once more
King Turkey Day racing team members (from left) Diane Schettler, Jesse Teerink, Tammy Anderson, Chris Heinrichs and Paycheck celebrate after winning the first heat of the Great Gobbler Gallop during Worthington's King Turkey Day Sept. 18. Paycheck will face off against Ruby Begonia...
October 6, 2010 - 10:41pm
September 19, 2010
WORTHINGTON -- When King Turkey Day promoters advertised Paycheck was still strong, they sure weren't kidding. Paycheck was downright powerful Saturday afternoon, and Ruby Begonia has some serious running to do next month in the annual competition for the Traveling Trophy of Tumultuous...
September 19, 2010 - 9:49pm
September 18, 2010
Video: Great Gobbler Gallop 2010
Worthington turkey extraordinaire Paycheck goes up against Texas darling Ruby Begonia in a no-holds-barred race to the finish line in the first wing of the Great Gobbler Gallop, Sept. 18, 2010, in Worthington.
September 18, 2010 - 3:21pm
September 16, 2010
Prepping for a fowl feud
WORTHINGTON -- Ruby Begonia arrived in town Thursday a few hours before her human team members. The Texas turkey took the long route, riding...
September 16, 2010 - 10:12pm
April 28, 2009
Already talking turkey
April 28, 2009 - 12:00am