The Wiregrass is home to a few new award-winning fishermen. Saturday at Sportsman's Outfitters a casting contest was held for children 15-years fo age or under.
The kids took their places and cast their lines to see who could get the closest to the target. Winners took home a new rod and reel set and a gift certificate to Bondy's Marina.
Participants in the event said, "I love fishing." Another said, "It's been my favorite hobby since I was three and I just try to do it everyday."
The first place winner in the seven and under division was Stone Lasseter. First place winner in the 8-11 division was Samantha Satterfield. And first place winner in the 12-15 division was Storm Lasseter.