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January 30, 2015
The King Turkey Day Board of Directors is proud to announce the 2015 King Turkey Day Race Team. They are (from left) captain Dan Huls, coach Susanne Murphy, handler Kevin Prins and handler Ashley Goettig. The 2015 King Turkey Day race is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. on Sept. 19. Jesse Trelstad/Daily Globe
Road to victory
January 30, 2015 - 9:15pm
October 12, 2014
Ruby rolls to Great Gobbler Gallop triumph
October 12, 2014 - 9:25pm
September 14, 2014
Worthington KTD Race Team members Jason Vote and Kevin Prins coax Paycheck across the finish line during the first heat of the Great Gobbler Gallop Saturday on 10th Street in downtown Worthington. With no penalties to either team, Paycheck came in second with a time of 1:47.17, behind Ruby Begonia’s time of 1:41.12. Julie Buntjer/Daily Globeplay button
So, so close...
September 14, 2014 - 8:20pm
September 11, 2014
Paycheck (in brown jackets) and Ruby Begonia (in blue) race team members pose for a photo Thursday afternoon after Ruby’s arrived in Worthington from Cuero, Texas. Pictured are (from left) Jason Vote, Clint Clark, Pete Suby, Kristie Tieken, Kevin Prins, Michael Ruschhaupt, Danny Huls and Bill Matthys. Paycheck and Ruby Begonia will meet in the first heat of the 2014 Great Gobbler Gallop at 1:30 p.m. Saturday as part of King Turkey Day festivities. Ryan McGaughey/Daily Globe
Turkey teams come together
September 11, 2014 - 6:33pm
September 9, 2014
Ready to race on Saturday is the 2014 Paycheck race team (from left) captain Jason Vote, handler Kevin Prins, handler Pete Suby and coach Danny Huls. Submitted Photo
Bird banter
September 9, 2014 - 8:25pm
October 13, 2013
Members of the Paycheck turkey racing team, in orange, help Paycheck towards the finish line along with members of the Ruby Begonia race team after Ruby had already finished at Turkeyfest Saturday in Cuero, Texas. (Ian Terry/Victorial Advocate)
Paycheck bounced in Cuero
October 13, 2013 - 11:30pm
October 14, 2012
Photo Courtesy of Cuero Record
The Worthington race team runs toward the finish line with Turkey Trot Sultana Joe Adams hiding Paycheck to finish the race Saturday in Cuero, Texas. Ruby won for 18th time with a total time of 3:05.29 while Paycheck had a total time of 9:06.04.
Ruby rules the roost
October 14, 2012 - 8:57pm
September 17, 2012
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
Paycheck loved the crowd and they returned the sentiment as the turkey was first across the finish line but penalties cost the Worthington bird to lose the first leg of the Great Gobbler Gallop.play button
A classic tale comes to life, turkey style with video of the race
September 17, 2012 - 12:13am
September 13, 2012
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
The Worthington and Cuero turkey race team members (from left) Jami Cummings, Greg Nemec, Mike Fury, Linda Nemec, Amanda Walljasper, Clayton Lantz, Pete Suby and Richard Weber pose with Ruby Begonia after arriving in Worthington Thursday afternoon. Paycheck will defend the title in the Great Gobbler Gallop, scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Saturday.
Paycheck and Ruby Begonia prepare to gobble it out on race day
September 13, 2012 - 9:03pm
October 9, 2011
Paycheck wins in Cuero
October 9, 2011 - 1:12pm
September 18, 2011
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe
Worthington race team member Jesse Teerink guides winner Paycheck across the finish line in a near record time of 27 seconds during the Great Gobbler Gallop.
Paycheck for the win
September 18, 2011 - 8:47pm
October 14, 2010
Kari Lucin/Daily Globe
Artist Lori Grafing (left) and King Turkey Day Board President Vida Iten show the "Favorite Recipes from the Turkey Capital of the World Volume II" cookbook at the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce.
King Turkey Day Board releases cookbook
October 14, 2010 - 10:02pm
October 10, 2010
coy slavik/cuero record
The Worthington Turkey Race Team -- Chris Heinrichs, Diane Schettler (center) and Tammy Anderson -- follows Paycheck, at Turkeyfest's second heat of the Great Gobbler Gallop Saturday in Cuero, Texas.
Paycheck takes Texas
October 10, 2010 - 10:32pm
October 9, 2010
Paycheck wins in Texas
October 9, 2010 - 10:53am
October 6, 2010
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 once again in the second and final leg of the Great Gobbler Gallop at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, during TurkeyFest in Cuero, Texas. The Worthington contingent is scheduled to leave today for Cuero.
Hoping to cash in once more
October 6, 2010 - 10:41pm
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