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Robert Levar of Morton caught this snapping turtle recently in Tazewell County, his first. Levar and his uncle Dave Scifres caught three more snappers a few days after this one and are planning a turtle fry.
My cousin Lloyd and I considered any tree with a low hanging branch and no thorns an opportunity for vertical assault. Few of them were left unclimbed. If we didn’t have time to head to the timber, we practiced for hours on the silver maple tree out in front of the house. STORY & COMMENTS