24th annual Catfish Tournament
The 24th annual Catfish Tournament at the American Legion in Camp Verde was a great event April 26-27. Eighty-six people signed in to complete for the heaviest catfish.
The winner was Nick Reeves with a 9-pound fish. He received a $250 cash prize. Second place went to Mike Garside with a 4-pound catfish. He received $130. Third was Brandon Emory with a 3-pounder, winning him $90.
Dee Brenfleck barbecued hot dogs on a very hot day, and Sharon Hollamon and Phyllis Jennings served up the Sunday breakfast. Prizes, food, advertising and sponsorship were provided by the American Legion, Budweiser, Bashas', Dairy Queen, the Movie Gallery, Crusty's, Radio Shack, Nichole Kern and Hollamon Generations.