For Immediate Release 

May 15, 2018

CJ's Crossroads is sponsoring a Catfish Derby on Saturday, May 19. Registration is from 6 a.m. to 8 a.m. and costs $10. Prize for 1st place is $100 for top weight of your biggest catch of the day. Fish must be rod and reel caught only, and hook must be present to count for weigh-in. Weigh-in will begin at 6 p.m. on Saturday, May 19. Shortly thereafter, the fish fry will commence. Plate per person is $8. A portion of profits will be donated to a local non-profit organization. All participants must have a valid Oklahoma Fishing license. This event is being sponsored to promote local lakes, waterways, and outdoor activities in Okmulgee County. The Catfish Derby will be a first in many fishing derbies to come this year. Next fishing derby will be held in July to support Okmulgee County Youth. We wish for good weather and great catches this year. Bring your fishing poles and have some fun this Saturday, May 19. 

For more information or questions, please contact us via our Facebook page CJ's Crossroads.

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