September 16, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON The classic “Tortoise and the Hare” fable came to life Saturday afternoon during the 73rd annual King Turkey Day’s Great Gobbler Gallop downtown. Continue Reading
February 18, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON He hails from deep in the heart of Texas, but a small part of his own heart lies in southwestern Minnesota. That’s why Erik McCowan has braved icy roads, snowdrifts and chilly temperatures to travel to Worthington for the past three winters and also makes the trip almost every September for King Turkey Day.
October 10, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe
Worthington once again the Turkey Capitol of the World after Paycheck’s win
CUERO, Texas Paycheck took the honors at the second heat of the Great Gobbler Gallop Saturday in Cuero, beating the celebrated Texan racing turkey Ruby Begonia by just 21 seconds and bringing home the Traveling Trophy of Tumultuous Triumph.
Worthington is once again the official Turkey Capitol of the World at least until next year, when Continue Reading
September 18, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe
Worthington turkey extraordinaire Paycheck goes up against Texas darling Ruby Begonia in a no-holds-barred race to the finish line in the first wing of the Great Gobbler Gallop, Sept. 18, 2010, in Worthington. Continue Reading