Anglers from around the state will be heading to Izard County for the third annual Calico Rock Trout Tournament, scheduled for Sept. 24 on the White and North Fork Rivers. Registration begins at 7 a.m. at River Road Park in downtown Calico Rock. From Highway 5 at the bridge over the White River, turn onto Railroad Street and drive under the railroad tracks down to the park. Registration ends at noon. Weigh-in will be at the same location until 5 p.m.
Prizes will be awarded based on the number of entrant with first place paying 50 percent, second 25 percent and third 15 percent. All prizes will be awarded based on the largest fish by weight. All Arkansas fishing regulations will be enforced. Entry fee is $30 the day of the event. All proceeds go the Calico Rock Organization for Revitalization Efforts (CORE), a non-profit organization dedicated to city improvement. For further information, call Ric Moser at 870-404-0356 or visit calicorocket.org "Trout Tournament."