Chance to wet those lines for cash; tournament this month in CherokeeWritten by Admin
A trout-fishing tournament open to all ages will be held March 26 in Cherokee from daybreak until 5 p.m.
The tournament features $10,000 in cash prizes. The Cherokee Chamber of Commerce and the fish and wildlife management department of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians is sponsoring the tournament.
Registration is $5; a valid Cherokee fishing license is also required, which is a separate cost for those not already possessing one. Registration ends at 10 a.m. the day of the tournament, at the Cherokee Fair Grounds.