Monster catch for Charles

Logan Charles of Calcutta pulled in a 41 and 1/2 inch flathead catfish to win the Chester Newell Sportsmen’s Club Ohio River Catfish Tournament held Saturday into Sunday. Another monster flathead catfish measuring 40 inches was caught by John Fortner of Columbiana. A total of 27 fishermen took part and 11 fish were brought in to be measured. Fornter did take the lucky draw of a 23-inch fish. The next tournament is set to begin at 7 p.m. on June 1. It will run until 7 a.m. June 2. Sign-up at Chaney’s Sunoco in Chester. (Submitted Photo)


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