Published On: Wed, Apr 16th, 2014

2014 Press Release Fishing Derby

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The Wallback Lake Youth Fishing Derby will be held April 19th, 2014, rain or shine, in Wallback, West Virginia. Registration is from 7:30am – 11:00am at the backside of the lake.

There will be a Youth Casting and Turkey Call Contest. This will be after each age category located at the Shooting Range There will be a Grand Prize given away in each age group in both contests. This is sponsored by the Buffalo Creek Watershed and Big Knob Hunting Club.

Rules: All Children Must Be Registered Ages 3-14; Each Child Must Be Accompanied By A Parent or Guardian; Registration & Liability Form Must Be Signed;

Fishing Allowed With Bait Only; No Fish Are To Be Released; Two (2) Trout Limit


8:00 am — 8:45 am Fishing for Preschool & Kindergarten

9:00 am — 9:45 am Fishing for 1st & 2nd Graders

10:00 am — 10:45 am Fishing for 3rd, 4th & 5th Graders

11:00 am — 11:45 am Fishing for 6th, 7th & 8th Graders (up to 14 yrs)

Sponsors at this time are: WVDNR, ,Morgan Triplett – candidate for Clay Board of Education, Clay Lions Club, Zoom Bait, Betts Tackle Ltd, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Leland’s Lures, Mike Pierson – County Commissioner reelect, Arlene Tucker- County Commissioner, Jerry Linkinoggor – County Commissioner, Clay Family Resource Network, Clay Southern States Co-Op, Clay County Bank, Little Country Feed, Moon & Peach Mullins, Cunningham Motors, Frank & Toni Massey, Danielson Co, Magic Products, Ferrebee’s Auto Body, Greg Fitzwater – candidate for County Commissioner, Pennington Auto Supply, Jim “ROHO” Ryan – candidate for Clay Board of Education, ACCAD Corporation, Mister Twister LLC, King’s Wrecker & Trucking, Buffalo Creek Watershed, Big Knob Hunting Club, Jeanie’s Real Estate & Auction, Garrett Samples Jr – candidate for Clay County Sheriff, Roger Hanshaw – candidate for House of Delegates , Clay Auto Parts, Rodney & Melissa McLaughlin, Ron Shamblin, Signature Signs, CONSOL, G&M Auto Repair, David Walker, Joe Crowder, David Holcomb – candidate for Clay County Sheriff, TTI-Blakemore, Beyond the Backyard, Clay County Sheriff’s Office, Coal Clean, Frank & Kim Childers, Nettles Equipment, Dr. Michaela Kessler, Appalachian Atlantic Sales, Big Game International, Jason Triplett – candidate for Clay County Board of Education, Salisbury Auto Salvage, Advantage Home Health, Mike Asbury – Clay Circuit Court Clerk, Senator Sam Cann, BJ Smith, Johnny Hubbard , Smiley’s Exxon, Jamie Morris Car Wash, Mike & Bobbi Morris and Legg’s Welding.

Need information: contact Connie or Jackie Sizemore at 304-587-4492.

Take I-79, get off Exit 34 and watch for the signs.