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Paycheck bounced in Cuero

October 13, 2013 in Uncategorized

CUERO, Texas — The adage “winning isn’t everything” was certainly true Saturday for Paycheck and his handlers.

After all, when the friendships between two communities are as strong as they are, who really cares if the outcome of the Great …continue reading on dglobe.com

Ruby rules the roost

October 14, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Texas turkey claims the Traveling Trophy of Tumultuous Triumph
CUERO, Texas Trailing by a big margin heading into Turkeyfest in Texas, Paycheck needed a big comeback. Continue Reading

A classic tale comes to life, turkey style

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

Paycheck and Ruby Begonia prepare to gobble it out on race day

September 13, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The Worthington and Cuero, Texas, 2012 Great Gobbler Gallop turkey race teams have dished out enough trash talk to fill both states, with extra portions to gobble down until Thanksgiving. Continue Reading

Paycheck wins in Cuero

October 8, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Paycheck, Worthington’s racing turkey, defeated Ruby Begonia in the second heat of the Great Gobbler Gallop Saturday morning in Cuero, Texas. Official times and the story behind the win will be printed in Monday’s edition of the Daily Globe. Continue Reading

Paycheck for the win

September 18, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Worthington turkey takes the Great Gobbler Gallop
WORTHINGTON Great training, strong team support and a mighty toss gave Paycheck just the right boost he needed to sprint to the finish line, making Worthington folks proud once again. Continue Reading

Paycheck for the win

September 18, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Worthington turkey takes the Great Gobbler Gallop
WORTHINGTON Great training, strong team support and a mighty toss gave Paycheck just the right boost he needed to sprint to the finish line, making Worthington folks proud once again. Continue Reading

King Turkey Day Board releases cookbook

October 14, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Though Worthington’s famous racing turkey is celebrated for his sprinting skills, few people know that Paycheck is also a talented chef.
Seeking to capitalize on Paycheck’s title as the Iron Turkey Chef of the Midwest, the King Turkey Day Board has released its second cookbook, “Favorite Recipes from the Turkey Capital of the World, Volume II.”
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Paycheck takes Texas

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

Paycheck power

September 19, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

Worthington’s racing turkey soars to victory
WORTHINGTON When King Turkey Day promoters advertised Paycheck was still strong, they sure weren’t kidding. Continue Reading