Newberry Observer

Fishing rodeo brings smiles to children

NEWBERRY — On April 27 the 11th annual Enoree Sportsmen’s Catfish Rodeo brought 243 smiles from special needs students who attended from the surrounding counties of Lexington, Laurens and Newberry for a day of fishing.

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Station 14- Newberry County Rescue Squad and Newberry County Police Department were on site as children fished.
https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/web1_IMG_0016.jpgStation 14- Newberry County Rescue Squad and Newberry County Police Department were on site as children fished. Courtesy photo
This youth is all smiles with her catch.
https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/web1_IMG_0065.jpgThis youth is all smiles with her catch. Courtesy photo
Volunteers help this youth during the event.
https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/web1_IMG_0223.jpgVolunteers help this youth during the event. Courtesy photo
Fishers lined up waiting for their line to get a bite.
https://www.newberryobserver.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/web1_S1060007.jpgFishers lined up waiting for their line to get a bite. Courtesy photo

Staff Report