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Ruby Begonia

October 14, 2018
Paycheck's team celebrates their victory during Turkeyfest in Cuero. (Kayla Renie / Victoria Advocate)
Ruby wins, but not by enough as Paycheck is Great Gobbler Gallop champ
October 14, 2018 - 7:01am
September 12, 2018
Worthington's King Turkey Day race team for 2018 includes (front, from left) Mike Phillips, handler, Jaime Salinas, coach, (back, from left) Wade Roesner, captain, and Chad Nixon, handler. (Tim Middagh / The Globe)
Bird Banter: Paycheck, Ruby Begonia ready to face off in 46th running of the Great Gobbler Gallop
September 12, 2018 - 7:03am
October 18, 2017
Wade Roesner (from left, Mike Phillips, Kirk Feit and Dianne Remakel hold up the Traveling Trophy of Tumultuous Triumph, awarded to the winners of the Great Gobbler Gallop. Cuero's Ruby Begonia won the single race but lost to Paycheck in the overall competition. (Nicolas Galindo/Victoria Advocate)
Paycheck doesn't bounce, captures Great Gobbler Gallop
October 18, 2017 - 7:01am
September 20, 2017
Ruby Begonia and Paycheck are ready to race Saturday afternoon in the Great Gobbler Gallop on Worthington's 10th Street. (Tim Middagh/The Globe)
Paycheck cashes in for come-from-behind victory
September 20, 2017 - 6:57am
September 13, 2017
Worthington's Paycheck race team includes Coach Wade Roesner (from left), Handler Diane Remakel, Handler Mike Phillips and Captain Kirk Feit. (Tim Middagh / The Globe)
Saturday marks 45th running of the Great Gobbler Gallop
September 13, 2017 - 7:35am
September 9, 2017
Worthington's King Turkey Day race team will try to steer Paycheck to another Great Gobbler Gallop triumph. Members are (from left) Wade Roesner, coach; Diane Remakel, handler; Mike Phillips, handler; and Kirk Feit, captain. (Tim Middagh/The Globe)
Paycheck looks to extend 25-19 edge over Ruby Begonia
September 9, 2017 - 10:00am
Worthington Team Captain, Susanne Murphy, takes Great Gobbler Gallop racer, Paycheck, out of its cage before the race at Turkeyfest in Cuero. Photo: Angela Piazza
‘Traveling Trophy’ is Paycheck’s once more
October 9, 2016 - 10:01pm
September 18, 2016
Paycheck's race team follows their bird toward to the finish line Saturday afternoon on its way to a lopsided win in the first heat of the annual Great Gobbler Gallop. (Tim Middagh/Daily Globe)
Paycheck pounces, routs Ruby
September 18, 2016 - 9:16pm
September 14, 2016
Paycheck Race Team members are (from left) team captain Susanne Murphy, handler Diane Remakel, coach Kirk Feit and handler Ashley Goettig. (Tim Middagh/Daily Globe)
Paycheck vs. Ruby: A whole lotta secrets goin' on
September 14, 2016 - 9:27pm
October 11, 2015
Paycheck, Worthington’s racing turkey, is guided by his handlers toward the finish line Saturday in Cuero, Texas. Submitted Photo
Paycheck prevails: Worthington’s racing turkey breaks three-year slump, wins Great Gobbler Gallop
October 11, 2015 - 9:19pm
Courtesy of Cuero Record
At last, Paycheck cashes in
October 11, 2015 - 7:21pm
September 16, 2015
Beak to beak: Worthington and Cuero race teams campaign for their turkey’s ability
September 16, 2015 - 8:37pm
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
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
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