MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A 104-year-old woman has bagged a buck to become the oldest person in Wisconsin to ever harvest a deer.
The Department of Natural Resources says Florence Teeters was inspired to purchase her first hunting license while sitting in a blind on her land in Price County with her son, Bill, during last year’s gun deer season.READ MORE: Como Park H.S. Student About To Take Flight As J-ROTC Cadet
She and Bill set up their blind on Saturday, opening day of the 2019 nine-day gun season. Two hours into their day they saw a spike buck and Florence took it down. Bill says she was excited and kept saying “I got a buck! I got a buck!”READ MORE: Behind-The-Scenes Of Wildlife Science Center's Mission To Learn All About Wolves
DNR officials say a preliminary check of records indicates Florence is the oldest person to date to purchase a gun deer license and harvest a deer.MORE NEWS: How Can You Tell If You're Truly Burning Out? What Can You Do About It?
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