September 2014 marked the 55th year of the Arkansas Bowhunters Association. The first meeting was held on September 17th, 1959. Since then, the ABA has had several successful endeavors, working to change bow hunting laws, seasons extended, fought legislation to stop bow hunting, setting up education classes to better educate bow hunters, and many more. Bow hunters all over the state are enjoying the fruits of the association's efforts.
The Executive Committee celebrated our 55 years of success and put together 3 prize packs that were given away to 3 lucky ABA members at the Fall Shoot Awards Ceremony on Sunday September 21st.
Prize Pack #1 - the “Ground Blind” pack.
Winner - CHRISTOPHER CHRISTENSEN
It contained an Big Game Ground Blind, a Bushnell Laser Range Finder with ARC, ABA T-shirt, ABA cap, and other ABA gear.
Prize Pack #2 - the “Ladder Stand” pack.
Winner - JEFFERY WACHTENDORF
It contained a Big Game 17’ Nexgen Stealth DX Ladder Stand, a pair of Nikon Monarch 8x42 Camo Binoculars, ABA T-shirt, ABA cap, and other ABA gear.
Prize Pack #3 - the “Lock-on” pack.
Winner - DEWAYNE MILLSAP
It contained a Big Game Prodigy Hang on, Garmin GPSMAP 62s GPS, ABA T-shirt, ABA cap, and other ABA gear.
Thanks again to all of our ABA membership. The ABA couldn't have made it 55 years without your support!!!