Catfish Derby to be held at Paris Landing
The Paris Landing Tourism League is currently holding the first Catfish Derby at Paris Landing. The derby is a free event and is a preliminary for the Big Cat Quest catfishing tournament held May 31.
Catches will be weighed through May 30 at Hulmes Sporting Goods in Paris, Lakeview Grocery at Paris Landing or Hooks N’ Horns (Bass Pro retailer).
The fisherman who catches the largest fish each week will receive $100 plus one free entry worth $75 to the Big Cat Quest. Prizes will be awarded between 4-9 p.m. Friday, May 30, at the Big Cat Quest office by the amphitheater at Paris Landing State Park. Four prizes will be awarded.
For additional information call Toni Dycus at (731) 336-8882 or Dick Hall at (731) 885-1240.