Mid-term exam week is an important time for high school students across the nation, but in parts of Mississippi it coincides with some of the best deer hunting of the season.
For a Scott County teen with a huge buck on his mind, that meant juggling academics and time in a deer stand.
“We had him on camera for about three years,” said Gabe Nutt, 16, of Morton. “I don’t think anybody’s seen anything that big around there — nothing close to it.”
The buck was a heavy-bodied deer with a rack to match. He was a main-frame 7-point with kickers on both G2s and a drop-tine on his left main beam. As…