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ANNUAL CHRISTMAS LUNCHEON
CenturyLink once again honored two of our Warriors at their Annual Christmas Luncheon. This is the fourth year that they have shown their generosity to our ministry and our military. Both veterans received a gift card to help make their Christmas a little merrier! Thank you Michael Hagler and crew for your continued support.
Attorney Clayton Syfrett from Panama City donated a nice fishing boat yesterday to one of our Warriors! What an awesome Christmas present for this soldier and his family! Rich Johnson from Gulf Marine got the boat all safe and seaworthy for this hero to get out there and have some fun!! Thank you Clayton and Rich for this awesome way of saying thank you to a great American Warrior! Merry Christmas Warrior!
Another great elk adventure in Lindrith, NM! Thanks to Mike Hitchcock of Schmitz Ranch, and Larry, Garry, and Robert Nelson of Twins Outfitters, and Cauy and Katrina Davis of H&H Outfitters for their hospitality and great hunting for these four warriors. Awesome time and lots of meat for Christmas!
MT VERNON, GA
DEER AND HOG HUNT
Thank God for a beautiful place to hunt in Mt Vernon, GA. Thank you Darren Anderson and crew who makes this relaxing event possible every year!
Choctawhatchee River trout fishing with Mark McDuffie!
Getting a couple of rifles set up for action!
A little Florida Hog action for these this vet and his son from California!
Back to Kyle, SD! What an awesome whitetail for this Panama City soldier. A very nice mule for the sponsor from Lake Wales, FL also! God is good!
SD was very good to these two veterans this year! What a beautiful place!
WHITETAIL DEER PROJECT
Two more of our Heroes getting it done in Texas with Whitetail Warrior Project! Great job guys!
What an awesome God that gives all good things! Two more really happy soldiers! Tagged out in Lindrith, NM!
HACODA BAPTIST CHURCH
What a wonderful day again at Hacoda Baptist Church!! We are so grateful for their hospitality and generous love offering. Thank you for your continued support to help provide hope and healing to Americas warriors!
Bay and Holmes Counties
Bay and Holmes counties gator season was good to us this year!!
It's been a busy weekend for us and some very generous businesses and landowners. Dove, blackbuck antelope, and whitetail hunting caused some big smiles on some awesome sailors, marines, and soldiers. Thank you Southern Whitetail Taxidermy for all you do!
Pronghorn Antelope Hunting 2017
7 for 7 again!
What an amazing trip full of laughter and God's goodness from every direction! To all the great patriot families that make it possible year after year...YOU'RE GREAT AMERICANS!! Thank you from the bottom of our hearts.
GATOR AND FROG GIG HUNT
Florida, Holmes and Washington Counties
A lil gator hunting and frog giggin action for some awesome soldiers.
NEW MEXICO DEER HUNT
What a wonderful trip to NM for some great warriors! We'd like to say thank you to Twins Outfitters and H&H Outfitters in a Lindrith, NM for all their help and support in making this mule deer hunt a huge success! All of the guys saw lots of bucks and hundreds of deer. We enjoyed beautiful scenery and watched some awesome patriot families helping some of America's finest. It doesn't get much better than that. 🙏🙏🇺🇸🇺🇸
WHITETAIL WARRIOR PROJECT
Wow! What a great bunch of guys at Whitetail Warrior Project! We look forward to all the great soldiers we can help together!
DOGWOOD LAKES INVITATIONAL
What a great turnout we had on our first year of our new annual event! Raised $2,625. Thank you Eli Dixon and Chase Arnold for using your abilities and connections to make this happen. Also, a huge thank you to Chuck and Connie Mason from the country club.
LOVE 2 RUN
We just wanted to say thank you so much for Love 2 Run's dedication to our military personnel. The owners, Amie and Scott Wiley, continue their hard work in helping support our ministry and our great warriors!Also, we'd like to say thank you again to all who participated in the run. 🙏🙏🇺🇸🇺🇸
MAPLE AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH
We spoke at Maple Avenue Baptist in Geneva, AL for their Independence Day Service. It was great hearing 2 warriors tell their stories of how God's purpose and peace helps them live their lives today! Thank you guys for your service to our country and God!
Another great trip for some great warriors in the Louisiana Bayou!!
Capt Bob Brandt and his first mate Cindy showed us how to get it done! He's a great fishing guide. If you'd like to go to LA fishing, here's his number. Thank you Capt Bob Brandt
Panama City, FL
What an awesome red snapper trip for 9 great soldiers! Thank you very much to Rob and Bill Lloyd, Craig Dye, Clayton Syfrett, Caleb Pitts, Smart Bank, and Coca Cola for your hospitality and generosity!!
UPSTATE NEW YORK 2017
What a great time we had in upstate NY with these Vietnam vets and their wives! It's a great blessing watching these "Forgotten Heroes" having fun and reminiscing with each other. 3 gobblers killed! God Bless all you Vietnam soldiers for what you did for all of us. 🙏🙏🇺🇸🇺🇸
KUBOTA SIDE BY SIDE GIVEAWAY
Mark Dunning of Dothan Outdoor Equipment donated a 2017 Kubota buggy that we gave away to a good friend in Chiefland, FL.
Congratulations to Mr Lyles Corbin! Lyles farms watermelons, cattle, and buys and sells timber where we hunt turkeys with him in Levy county.
Thank you to all that supported us in this awesome effort of support of our warriors.
GEORGIA TURKEY HUNT
In Georgia for another first time gobbler kill! Congrats to a proud soldier. He called him in by himself! Thanks to Terry Clark and family for allowing us to hunt at their property.
WALKHARD 2017 APPRECIATION DINNER
Mark and Susan Anderson of Eagle Eye Outfitters in Dothan, AL hosted our WalkHard Appreciation Dinner with almost 30 of the walkers and support team present. Steaks were donated by Ricky Treadwell from Dothan Piggly Wiggly and cooked by my great friend Roger Swindle. Thank you ATO!!
HITS FOR HEROES 2017
Hits for Heroes hit another HOMERUN this year! They were able to give monies to
us, The USO, and Project Hope of the Wiregrass. What an awesome organization
with Angela Dunning at the helm and a truly awesome board helping her forward in
OSCEOLA TURKEY HUNT
LAKE WALES, FLORIDA
Doug Elmore and his crew put on a great hunt and visit to area attractions in south central Florida. We were able to speak at FBC Lake Wales and a business men's breakfast about how God is working to promote peace and purpose in these great soldiers lives! Bok Tower and Florida's Natural OJ was the icing on the cake to end a wonderful trip.
MADDOX FARM DAY 2017
Maddox Farm Day in Newton, AL was a blast for all! Dr Maddox and his team highlighted us and some other great ministries for the day at his beautiful horse farm in Southeast AL. We were able to tell many folks about our ministry to the great soldiers of America!
SOUTH DAKOTA HUNT
South Dakota was outstanding this year. These soldiers killed 19 gobblers and big bull buffalo! Randy Puckett at Pine Ridge Indian Rez really put on a show of great turkey hunting, fine eating, and beautiful scenery again! Can't wait until next year!
WINGS AND WARRIORS 2017
Everyone had a great time and 15 warriors had a chance at a Mississippi turkey with 9 gobblers killed! Slay Wilderness, Sam's Club, and Walmart really hit a home run with all the fixins that made everyone feel at home.
This first time warrior got it doubled down with his guide this morning. Great job men!
HITS FOR HEROS 2017!
Another great year of baseball to honor our service men and women. 43 teams from AL and FL competing to bring awareness to the greatest military on the globe!
ATO fraternity's AMAZING trek of 128.3 miles from Troy University to Pier Park Panama City, FL. A grueling piece of human performance acclaiming thanks to our military heroes from all ages. These young men are part of the promise of this great country's coming back to greatness! Thank you WalkHard men 2017!!
FROG GIG 2017
A little frog gigging action with Thermal Eye Outfitters. We were able to get 83 big bulls!
MT. VERNON, GA
This year has started off with a bang! We had 4 warriors on a great hunt in Mt Vernon, GA again this year. Our 3rd annual hunt at Anderson Farms brought in 3 doe deer, too many quail to count, and a bunch of wood ducks to boot. Thanks to Darren Anderson, Glenn Chappolear of Sportsman’s Outreach, Louie Thompson, Buzz Rowland, and Drew Gordon, our soldiers had an awesome time in some of the prettiest woods God put in the great state of Georgia!
COPIAH COUNTY, MS
Our First Annual Copiah County (MS) Baptist Association Deer hunt was an awesome weekend! We hosted 15 warriors from all over the country. The weather was unseasonably warm, but we had a great hunt with 6 does, 1 5 point buck, and 32 squirrels killed by our veterans. A Big buck was shot and not recovered.😢😢 The event was held at the Masters House that is located on the outskirts of Hazlehurst, MS. What a nice facility to house our bunch for the weekend. I believe there were 17 local churches that provided everything that was needed for this great time in God's Great Outdoors! Thank you Stan Weatherford, Med and Kim Palmer, and all their team that made this time of relaxation for our heroes possible.