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25E.VanBurenSt.CO.HWY.6N.4THST.N.3RDST.N.2NDS.4STST.PUS.3RDST.S.2NDST.CO.HWY.6S.4THST.S.5THST...N.5THST.N.6THT.ILRT38E.JACKSONSt.E.MONROESt.E.MADISONSt.JEFFERSONST.E.WASHINGTONST.W.WASHINGTONST.E.SPRAGUEST.W.SPRAGUE.E.PATRSONST.E.KELSEYST.W.KELSEYST.CO.HWY.6MAliFestYle25Itx19shuntingseasonsoitwasnx19teasyto3ndatimewhentheSandbergfamilycouldsitdowntogetherforaninterview.ThistimeofyearStevespendseveryavailableminuteonthefamilyx19sfarminJoDaviessCountybowhuntingforwhitetailsandturkeysbetween4ightsasacommercialairlinepilot.Terryhasjust3nishedherseasonaldutiesasatourguidefortheelementaryschoolgroupsthatvisitJonamacOrchard.TheirtwogirlsSamanthaandSydneyareonThanksgivingbreakfromschool.WhenIjointhecoupleattheirkitchencounterSteveimmediatelyproducesaphotoofamassivebuckthathadapparentlybeenharvestedonhisfarmpropertyinJoDaviessCounty.x1cBelieveitornotwedidnx19ttakethisbuckwithabowx1dsaysSteve.x1cHewaslyingdeadatthefootofourtreestandwhenwewentouttohunt.Hex19dbeenkilledbyanotherbuckina3ght.Thatx19sthe3rsttimeIx19veeverseenthatorevenheardofanythinglikethat.x1dIx19dgrownupamonghuntersandtheirstretchersandthiswasa3rstformeaswell.Buttherewasthephotoandletx19sjustsayittoldthetale.Itwasthekindofstorythatnatureoftenoffersupalwaysasurprisealwaysalittlebeyondbackouteveryyear.Itx19sthestoriesandtheopportunitiestosharethemwithpeoplewhoenjoytheseactivitiesasmuchasyoudo.FortunatelyforSteveTerryisalsofondoftheoutdoors.ShegrewupinMichiganandhergrandmotherlivedonalakewhereshedidalotof3shinglearnedtoshootagunandnodoubtheardhershareof3shstories.x1cIstillenjoy3shingx1dsaysTerry.x1cIlovetogouptoourcabininCanadaand3shformuskies.Wex19vemadesomeimprovementstotheplaceandithasageneratorforelectricity.Itstillhasanouthousethough.Icallitthex18Hiltonwithouta4ush.x19x1dAnotherphotogetspassedaroundthisoneofTerryshowingoffa42-inchmuskie.x1cThatwasthesecondoftwobig3shcaughtthatmorningwithintwentyminutesofeachother.IcaughtitonaSuicklure.Catchandreleaseofcourse.x1dThereferencetothetypeofluresheusedtellsmesheisnotcasualabouther3shing.Thatandthesizeofthe3shrevealssheisinfactaseriousangler.SteveandTerrymetinFloridaduringthelateeightiesandearlyninetieswhiletheywerebothwereinthemilitary.StevewasaNavypilot4yingF-18soffofcarriers.Terryx0x0x0x1xaxbx8x0x2x6xcx10x6belief.Thatx19sthebigsecretthatoutdoortypeskeeptothemselves.Itx19snotthehuntorthetrophy3shorthenumberofmilesyoulogwithapackonyourbackthatdrawsyouwasanairtraf3ccontrolleratCecilFieldtheNavalAirStation.AskediftheymighthavemetovertheradiowhileTerrywastalkingSteveinbothimmediatelysayx1cNox1dSteveTerrySamanthaandSydneySandberg