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Baxter wins top award from Lonoke County in Big Buck Classic

Randy Baxter of Ward, was presented with the Arkansas Big Buck Classic Remington Big Buck Award for Lonoke County’s overall largest scoring buck (170 3/8) during the awards ceremony held Sunday at Barton Coliseum in Little Rock.Baxter’s buck, killed Nov. 30, 2013, in Lonoke County, was ranked as the fifth highest scoring non-typical whitetail deer in Arkansas in the modern gun category. An avid, lifelong hunter, this is Baxter’s first time to enter the Arkansas Big Buck Classic. The Arkansas Big Buck Classic also sponsored a contest for its Facebook fans to guess the score for Baxter’s horns, with the winner receiving $100.

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