Bismarck, Stuttgart AYSSP squads snag regional titles
LONOKE – Over 210 teams competed in this week’s Arkansas Youth Shooting Sports Program regional tournament. The Birdbusters from Bismarck won the junior division and the Sureshots from Stuttgart won the senior division. The regional tournament was held May 18-19 at the Remington range near Lonoke.
Public meetings set for input on waterfowl regulations
LITTLE ROCK - Hunters can voice their opinions about the upcoming Arkansas waterfowl hunting regulations and seasons at one of eight public meetings to be held around the state on Tuesday, June 5.
Eagle Mountain Magnet archery team repeats second place national finish
BATESVILLE – For the second year in a row, the Eagle Mountain Magnet Archery Team has again taken second place in the returned victorious from the National Archery in the Schools Program tournament held in Louisville, Kentucky on May 11th and 12th. The team finished runner-up to Alabama’s state champion, Foley Intermediate.
Two more fish landed in $50,000 Hot Springs Fishing Challenge
HOT SPRINGS – Stan Cullipher of Malvern and Ed Jones of Hot Springs both landed prize fish Saturday in the $50,000 Hot Springs Fishing Challenge. Both caught largemouth bass to take home cash in the Challenge, which lasts through July 31 on Lake Hamilton and Lake Catherine.
AGFC lists opening dates for 2013 deer hunting
LITTLE ROCK - Arkansas deer hunters who plan in advance for upcoming seasons focus on scheduling vacations, making reservations and arranging other details of the annual major event.