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A 10-pointer his dad would have been proud of

Bill Jones Jr. of Levant shows off the 10-point, 197-pound buck he shot this season. (Courtesy of Bill Jones)

Bill Jones Jr. remembers the first time he watched a hunter harvest a buck. The year was 1975, and on that day, his dad, Bill Jones Sr., took a handsome six-pointer. The younger Jones will tell you that he remembers his father using the vintage Winchester .30-30 rifle he’d bought for $50 when he’d been […]