From press reports
The annual Kids and Kats Fishing Rodeo will be held at Legion State Park on May 5th with registration beginning at 7:00 AM. Kids up to age 14 are encouraged to bring their own fishing equipment and bait and come on out to the Park for lots of fun. Children must be accompanied by parent or guardian Opening exercises will begin at 7;40 with cub scouts presenting a flag ceremony and someone singing the National Anthem. Instructions will be given by Park Manager, Tim Flake, and fishing will begin at 8:00 AM. A casting contest will be conducted by Lennie Fulton with prizes. A drawing for prizes will be held at the pavilion at 10:00. Fish will not be tagged this year, but 25 lucky kids will walk away with a great prize and can keep up to five kat fish they catch. A snack of hot dog, drink, and cookies will be provided by Friends of the Park to all the kids.