By Lynette Norris
Greene Publishing, Inc.
Those who ran into Wally Davis downtown last Wednesday afternoon may have been handed a flyer for the National Wild Turkey Foundation Madison County Chapter’s Outreach Dove Hunts.
Davis, Director of the Florida State Chapter of NWTF, was promoting the series of four free dove hunts, donated by Bud and Marisa Leonard, taking place at Wildwings Kennel, 1502 SE Rogers Sink Road in Madison.
The first, the Wheelin’ Sportsmen Dove Hunt, takes place Oct. 15, beginning at 11:30 a.m., and is for all handicapped people, including wheelchair- bound men or women.
The Wounded Warrior Dove Hunt takes place Nov. 19, starting at 11:30 a.m., is for any veteran or currently active military personnel wounded in combat.
Jakes Dove Hunt on Dec. 17, is for hunters 17 years of age and younger, starting at 11:30 a.m.
The final hunt, Women in the Outdoors, is for women 18 years of age and older, starting at 11:30 a.m., Jan. 7, 2012.
All the hunts begin with a free lunch and a review of safety procedures before heading for the fields.
For more information, or to register for one of the hunts, contact Wally Davis at (850) 673-6630 or Bud Leonard at (850) 971-2832.