Bowhunter education classes are set for July in Highwood and White Sulphur Springs.
The Highwood course will run 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., July 7; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., July 8; and 9 a.m. to noon, July 9, at the Highwood Community Hall.
For more information call Dan Grove at 733-2125.
The White Sulphur Springs course will be 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., July 10, 11, 13, and 14; and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., July 15 at the Meagher County Shooting Range.
For more information call Dan Rooney at 547-2391.
At both Highwood and White Sulphur Springs, registration will be the first night of class. A parent or guardian must accompany each youth 12 to 17 the first night in order to co-sign the registration card.
Prospective bowhunters, 12 to 17, must take both a hunter and bowhunter education course before they can buy an archery stamp.All first time bowhunters regardless of age must complete a bowhunter education course. State law says anyone buying an archery license must show either a previous year’s archery license or a certificate of completion from a bowhunter education course.