81-Year-Old Has Bagged Over 500 Gobblers

_"Addicted" might have negative connotations in some references, but not when it comes to turkey hunting for 81-year-old Earl Groves. More than 50 years after hearing his first gobble he's still loving every minute of it and can't get enough. . . .
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_He was written up in Turkey Call Magazine in 2006 when he killed his 500th bird. Since that time he's added another 58 to that total.
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"And that's strictly longbeard, adult gobblers, as that's all I hunt," Groves said of his personal challenge. "I don't shoot jakes and I don't shoot hens where they're legal.