Category Archives: Spotlight Stories

Dec
25
  • J. R. Owens – No Limits

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    MARK SALTZ/THE ADVOCATE J.R. Owens demonstrates how he uses his mouth to control sighting his rifle while he hunts deer at Beechwood Grove Plantation in Clinton. At left, peering from behind the equipment, is Frank Pirie, one of two men who arranged for Owens to have special equipment to make the hunt possible. FEATURES Organization grants teen’s wish By EMILY KERN HEBERT Advocate staff writer Published: Feb 3, 2009 – Page: 1E – UPDATED: 12:45 a.m. A paralyzed teenager from […]

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Oct
13
  • Spencer McMillen Story

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    Be Prepared … The Story of Spencer McMillen’s Elk Hunt By Rick White In September of 2004, Spencer McMillen, came to the Outdoor Buddies sight-in at the Lockheed-Martin shooting range southwest of Denver all the way from his home just east of Greeley. His mission was to make sure that Outdoor Buddies was confident that his shooting skills and safety met the criteria needed to harvest an elk near Estes Park. A long time friend Roger Viefhauf accompanied Spencer.   […]

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Sep
23
  • Devia Eller Story

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      DEVIA ELLER STORY – HUNTER PROFILE My hunting history… My name is Devia Eller. I’m 36 years old and I was born and raised in North Carolina. I wasn’t really that into hunting growing up, but in my teens I used to go out with my dad into the woods when he’d go whitetail deer hunting. He showed me what to look for, like noticing such things as rubs and bedding areas, in order to find deer. And he […]

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Nov
17
  • The Hunter Story

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    The Hunter Story – A worthy read! HUNTER WEAVER WITH LUCKY ROCK AND CHUCK RACKLEY The hunting story that I am about to tell you is one filled with compassion, perseverance, determination, and love. It is about a father who is very devoted to his son and is not going to give up until he puts his son in a position to harvest his first whitetail buck. The father’s name is Blane Weaver and the son’s first name is Hunter. […]

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