Fishermen from all over the region gathered at Old Town Lake at Lake View on March 17 to participate in a Relay for Life bass tournament in memory of Larry Casey.

Fishermen from all over the region gathered at Old Town Lake at Lake View on March 17 to participate in a Relay for Life bass tournament in memory of Larry Casey. Approximately 30 boats registered for the 2012 event.  The tournament, which was formed in 2005 by Larry Casey, of Barton, is now being held each year in his memory. This year’s tournament netted $950 for the Phillips County Relay for Life.
Winners included Dale Burton - 4th place, Matt Holland - 1st place, Brandon Wooten - 1st place and lunker, Michael Buie - 3rd place, Earshel Mauldin - 4th place, Kenny Laxson - 2nd place, Aric Pankey - 2nd place, and Randy Dunigan - 3rd place.
Fishing tournament coordinators want to thank all of the local donors for their generosity.