Tag Archives: archery

City to Add Archery, Disc Golf Opportunities  at Lake Parks

In an effort to expand opportunities for area residents to enjoy the municipal lake parks, the Memphis City Council on September 7th voted to move forward with a pair of new additions at Lake Show Me and at the Old City Lake. The City is partnering with the Missouri Department of Conservation to construct a […]

Precision Outdoors Aiming to Meet Needs of Area Archers

A local couple is hoping they have hit a bulls eye with the community’s latest business venture. In May Kendon and Aggie Horst opened Precision Outdoors, a full-service archery shop, located at 518 W. Missouri Avenue. “I love to shoot bows and I got tired of having to run to Quincy or other faraway locations, […]

Year-End Deer Harvest Total Up 8,000+ From Last Year

The 2014-15 Missouri deer season ended with harvest of 260,552.   Missouri’s 2014-2015 deer-hunting closed January 15 with the conclusion of the state’s archery season. The Missouri Department of Conservation reported that the total deer harvest for the current season was 260,552, which is 7,978 more than the 252,574 deer checked during the previous year. […]

MDC Offering A Bowhunter Education Class In Kirksville

This course is an excellent refresher for veteran bowhunters or for someone new to the sport. KIRKSVILLE, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is holding a bowhunter education certification class from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 12 and Thursday, Nov. 13 at the MDC Northeast Regional Office, 3500 S. Baltimore in […]

Local Gunners Compete in 4-H State Shooting Sports Event

Prairie Grove Shotgun Sports, east of Columbia, was the setting for the 4-H State Shooting Sports Event on the weekend of September 21-22. A total of 23 members of the Scotland County team were among 1,200 other 4-Her’s  from across Missouri  to exhibit their shooting skills in over 2,100 scheduled events. Scotland County was represented […]