Posted 10/23/2017

2017 Trap and Turkey Shoot

The Murray Calloway Endowment for Healthcare recently held the 2nd Annual Aiming for Prevention Trap and Turkey Shoot, at Jackson Purchase Gun Club.

An anticipated $4,000 was raised towards the Murray Calloway Endowment for Healthcare’s 3D mammography project, Because She Matters. There were 100 shooters who participated in the event, throughout the day.  

Awards were presented to men, women, and junior classes across four divisions.

2017 Trap and Turkey Shoot
Sherri Boyd, Director of Hospice at Murray-Calloway County Hospital, was the raffle winner of the Remington 870 shotgun, donated by FirstChoice Firearms.

Thank you to all of our sponsors in the success of this event. A special thanks is extended to our title sponsor, FirstChoice Firearms and Jackson Purchase Gun Club, of Murray, for hosting the event.  

For more information contact Keith Travis at 270.227-0253.

The Murray-Calloway Endowment for Healthcare supports MCCH and the community through numerous philanthropic opportunities such as construction of the Anna Mae Owen Residential Hospice House, purchase of new, state-of-the-art medical equipment and more. For more information, visit

Picture 1: Marti Erwin, MCCH Board of Trustees Vice Chair, shown taking part in the Trap and Turkey Shoot.

Picture 2:  Steven Dabbs, Owner, FirstChoice Firearms, Sherri Boyd, Director of Hospice at MCCH, and Tracy McKinney, Owner, FirstChoice Firearms.