Thank you for supporting fishing tournament
June 8, 2013 at 1:08 a.m.
Editor, the Advocate:
The Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority - Coleto Creek Park and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department held a very successful 20th annual Kid's Fishing Tournament on June 1.
GBRA would like to thank the following sponsors and businesses for their generosity and donations: Academy Sports and Outdoors, GDF Suez - Coleto Creek Power, The Dam Store, The Coleto BassMasters, the Buddy Hartl Memorial Fund, Robert and Shelly Mikes Inc., G.T. Trophy Whitetails, Melva Don Brown - Oak Valley Livestock Ranch, Cliff Barbour and Mark Oberle with the Victoria Photo Club, Charles Schons - TPWD Boating Safety instructor and TPWD game wardens Captain Rex Mayes, Travis Haug, Bill Zappe and Phillip Bird.
Through the sponsorships and donations from these businesses and individuals, the 210 participants in this year's tournament all went away winners. Now, the park is preparing for its 21st annual tournament to be held June 7, 2014.
Wilfred Korth, Chief Ranger, Fannin