44th annual W.T. Ruark Fishing Tournament June 5
The 44th annual W.T. Ruark Fishing Tournament will be held Sunday, June 5, and proceeds benefit the Hoopers Island Volunteer Fire Company in Fishing Creek. Registration tickets are $5. To qualify for the tournament, the registration ticket must be purchased by 7 p.m. Saturday, June 4. Tickets may be purchased in Cambridge at R&D Boat Supply; in Golden Hill at Gootee’s Marine; in Fishing Creek at Hoopers Island General Store; Old Salty’s Restaurant; P.L. Jones Boatyard; W.T. Ruark & Co.; on Taylors Island at the Family Campground. Registration of Fish for judging will be 3 to 5 p.m. The kitchen will open at 2 p.m. Prizes for the Fish Awards will be presented at 5 p.m. Cash and trophy prizes will be for the Longest Blue Fish, Trout, Hardhead, Flounder, Drum, Spot, White Perch, Catfish and Rock Tickets also qualify for many door prizes. For further information, contact Dot Ruark at 410-397-3142 or Sheila Padden at 410397-3386.