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October 9, 2016
‘Traveling Trophy’ is Paycheck’s once more
CUERO, Texas -- All political commentary aside, there were two turkeys racing to make history this weekend. Thank goodness for all of us, the...
October 9, 2016 - 10:01pm
September 18, 2016
Paycheck pounces, routs Ruby
WORTHINGTON -- The visiting team never stood a chance. Paycheck, Worthington’s racing turkey, claimed a decisive victory in the first leg...
September 18, 2016 - 9:16pm
September 14, 2016
Paycheck vs. Ruby: A whole lotta secrets goin' on
WORTHINGTON -- This Saturday marks the 44th running of the Great Gobbler Gallop and Worthington’s racing turkey, Paycheck, is ready to defend...
September 14, 2016 - 9:27pm
October 11, 2015
Paycheck prevails: Worthington’s racing turkey breaks three-year slump, wins Great Gobbler Gallop
CUERO, Texas — The Traveling Trophy of Tumultuous Triumph is coming back to Worthington. Putting an end to a three-year losing streak, Paycheck...
October 11, 2015 - 9:19pm
At last, Paycheck cashes in
CUERO, Texas -The Traveling Trophy of Tumultuous Triumph is coming back to Worthington. Putting an end to a three-year losing streak, Paycheck...
October 11, 2015 - 7:21pm
September 16, 2015
Beak to beak: Worthington and Cuero race teams campaign for their turkey’s ability
WORTHINGTON — King Turkey Day goers won’t have to worry about going cold turkey this year. As always, the competition between Worthington’s...
September 16, 2015 - 8:37pm
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...
September 14, 2014 - 8:20pm
September 11, 2014
Turkey teams come together
September 11, 2014 - 6:33pm
October 14, 2012
Ruby rules the roost
CUERO, Texas --Trailing by a big margin heading into Turkeyfest in Texas, Paycheck needed a big comeback. But alas, there was no rally for...
October 14, 2012 - 8:57pm
September 17, 2012
A classic tale comes to life, turkey style with video of the race
WORTHINGTON -- The classic "Tortoise and the Hare" fable came to life Saturday afternoon during the 73rd annual King Turkey Day's Great Gobbler...
September 17, 2012 - 12:13am
September 13, 2012
Paycheck and Ruby Begonia prepare to gobble it out on race day
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington and Cuero, Texas, 2012 Great Gobbler Gallop turkey race teams have dished out enough trash talk to fill both states,...
September 13, 2012 - 9:03pm
October 9, 2011
Paycheck wins in Cuero
CUERO, Texas -- Worthington's turkey has done it again. Surrounded by thousands of race fans Saturday morning, Paycheck and her arch nemesis...
October 9, 2011 - 1:12pm
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...
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...
September 19, 2010 - 9:49pm