Vicksburg resident Sean Hinson, 7, took this 125-pound 3-pointer for his first deer. He was hunting with his uncle, Wayne Gerrard, on private land in Warren County, when he shot the buck on November 6. Hinson is the son of Nancy and Randy Hinson.
Braxton McCurley shot his first deer, an 8-pointer, on November 6 at Buckmasters Hunting Club in Vicksburg. The 160-pound deer was shot with a 7mm-08 rifle. Braxton is the son of David and Tammy McCurley.
Karley Whittington shot her first buck while hunting on youth weekend. The 8-pointer weighed 175 pounds. Karley is the daughter of Daryle and Traci Whittington.
Brandon Steed's first shot turned into his first kill - the red squirrel. The 7-year-old bagged it with a .410 shotgun while hunting with his father in southern Warren County on October 16. Brandon is the son of Ray and Tammy Steed. Congratulations to all our young Vicksburg hunters in our great wild outdoors!