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Gov Greg Abbott to Declare Deer Season Opening Day a State Holiday

Opening Day of deer season is a treasured tradition throughout Texas. It is a day when families come together in the field to celebrate the hunt.  Uncles coach their nieces and nephews on trigger technique. Grandmothers bake everyone’s favorite pie. Grandpa spins tall tales of the black panther he saw down by the creek that evening.

Texas Outdoors Network is calling on Texas Governor Greg Abbott to declare the Friday preceding the first Saturday in November a state holiday. Continue reading Gov Greg Abbott to Declare Deer Season Opening Day a State Holiday