Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Mjohnson1683, LaPaloma2018, Q&A, 22khornet, DeadPerfectTaxi
63774 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 88072
stxranchman 52991
bill oxner 47277
RKHarm24 44577
rifleman 44375
BOBO the Clown 43650
BMD 40944
Big Orn 37484
SnakeWrangler 36501
txshntr 35239
facebook
Forum Stats
63774 Members
45 Forums
417001 Topics
6045028 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >
Topic Options
#6914207 - 10/09/17 12:45 PM Governor Abbot to declare opening day of deer season a state holiday!
ccoker Offline
Extreme Tracker

Registered: 09/17/09
Posts: 3911
_________________________
www.TacticalGunReview.com
www.TexasOutDoorsnetwork.com


Disclosure statement
Affiliated with Silencer Shop, Steiner Optics,Trijicon and Wilson Combat


Top
#6914231 - 10/09/17 12:59 PM Re: Governor Abbot to declare opening day of deer season a state holiday! [Re: ccoker]
Jimbo1 Offline
Pro Tracker

Registered: 09/25/12
Posts: 1780
Loc: Grand Prairie/ Moran, TX
Nice gesture but won't really affect that many people. State workers will probably have to give up another holiday to take part.

Top
#6914240 - 10/09/17 01:07 PM Re: Governor Abbot to declare opening day of deer season a state holiday! [Re: ccoker]
Txhuntr2 Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 02/19/12
Posts: 494
Loc: Houston and Kinney County
It wont affect me I don't think but it makes me happy nonetheless. Well done Abbott!

Top
#6914309 - 10/09/17 01:48 PM Re: Governor Abbot to declare opening day of deer season a state holiday! [Re: ccoker]
Txduckman Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 08/30/04
Posts: 13401
Loc: Big D
Read it closely. Gov did not do this... That guy wrote that.

Top
#6914364 - 10/09/17 02:29 PM Re: Governor Abbot to declare opening day of deer season a state holiday! [Re: ccoker]
BenBob Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 01/27/06
Posts: 6392
Loc: Undercover
Opening day is always on Saturday anyway.
_________________________
Tired, Wired, and Uninspired

Top
#6914389 - 10/09/17 02:43 PM Re: Governor Abbot to declare opening day of deer season a state holiday! [Re: ccoker]
ccoker Offline
Extreme Tracker

Registered: 09/17/09
Posts: 3911
Petition:
Texas Outdoors Network is calling on Texas Governor Greg Abbott to declare the Friday preceding the first Saturday in November a state holiday.
_________________________
www.TacticalGunReview.com
www.TexasOutDoorsnetwork.com


Disclosure statement
Affiliated with Silencer Shop, Steiner Optics,Trijicon and Wilson Combat


Top
#6914395 - 10/09/17 02:48 PM Re: Governor Abbot to declare opening day of deer season a state holiday! [Re: ccoker]
Grizz Online   content
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 02/28/08
Posts: 7318
Loc: Granbury, TX
That would be nice, but ain't gonna happen.
_________________________

Top
#6914489 - 10/09/17 03:54 PM Re: Governor Abbot to declare opening day of deer season a state holiday! [Re: ccoker]
ChrisB Online   content
Pro Tracker

Registered: 12/20/06
Posts: 1225
Loc: Prosper , TX
Opening day was two weekends ago.

Top
#6914509 - 10/09/17 04:12 PM Re: Governor Abbot to declare opening day of deer season a state holiday! [Re: ChrisB]
soonersorlaters Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 08/13/15
Posts: 157
Loc: Mansfield, TX
Originally Posted By: ChrisB
Opening day was two weekends ago.


As a fellow bow hunter, I hear you................but most small towns that benefit from deer hunting will tell you when their bread is buttered and it starts the first weekend in November. I think my favorite part of opening weekend is observing the volume of trucks, ATVs, trailers, etc. headed West on I-20 as I head to our place.

If it were a named Holiday, it would be my favorite one and it's not even close.

Top
#6914600 - 10/09/17 04:51 PM Re: Governor Abbot to declare opening day of deer season a state holiday! [Re: ccoker]
Wilhunt Online   content
Extreme Tracker

Registered: 07/26/13
Posts: 3779
Loc: New Braunfels, San Saba county
As mentioned by sooners, it is interesting to see the vehicles with everything from atv's to feeders and deer stands going west at the intersection of hwy 16 and 29 in Llano. I always wonder about those just setting a blind the day before deer season starts.

Top
#6915631 - 10/10/17 12:12 PM Re: Governor Abbot to declare opening day of deer season a state holiday! [Re: ccoker]
Erathkid Online   content
THF Celebrity

Registered: 01/19/11
Posts: 16608
Loc: Dollas,Taxes Bluff Dale Tx
Weird story. It starts out asking Abbott to proclaim, then goes on to say he DID proclaim. WTH confused2
_________________________
Life is too short, as is. Don't chance it.
Don't text and drive.

Top
#6915640 - 10/10/17 12:20 PM Re: Governor Abbot to declare opening day of deer season a state holiday! [Re: Wilhunt]
rexmitchell Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 02/11/13
Posts: 2513
Originally Posted By: Wilhunt
As mentioned by sooners, it is interesting to see the vehicles with everything from atv's to feeders and deer stands going west at the intersection of hwy 16 and 29 in Llano. I always wonder about those just setting a blind the day before deer season starts.


Last weekend one person bought 10k lbs of corn from the feedstore in San Saba. I thought the same thing, a little late to start throwing corn like that.


Edited by rexmitchell (10/10/17 12:20 PM)

Top
#6915655 - 10/10/17 12:37 PM Re: Governor Abbot to declare opening day of deer season a state holiday! [Re: ccoker]
Navasot Offline
Hollywood

Registered: 09/22/11
Posts: 27695
Loc: Normangee/Navasota TX
Deer season already opened
_________________________


http://www.j5tractors.com/

Top
#6915741 - 10/10/17 02:18 PM Re: Governor Abbot to declare opening day of deer season a state holiday! [Re: ccoker]
jmh004 Offline
Tracker

Registered: 10/01/14
Posts: 513
Fake news

Top
#6915742 - 10/10/17 02:18 PM Re: Governor Abbot to declare opening day of deer season a state holiday! [Re: ccoker]
Greg Z Offline
Pro Tracker

Registered: 02/01/05
Posts: 1003
Loc: TX, Rockwall
As a young man growing up in Michigan, Rifle season started November 15th. Schools were always closed.
_________________________
Greg Ziemer
Sewell Lexus
214-597-6006
Life's too short... Enjoy the ride!

Top
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >



© 2004-2018 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide