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Volunteers needed for kids' fishing derby

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The 14th annual Camp Cavett Kids’ Fishing Derby will be July 16th out of Catfish Bay on Lake Texoma.
Organizers need 75 volunteers to bring boats to take 150 kids from Oklahoma Children’s Hospital on a half-day fishing trip.
It’s a fish for anything derby with prizes for the kids for the largest black bass, panfish, catfish, striper or rough fish.
A free cookout will follow. Boaters must arrive by 6 a.m. to register with camp staff. Each boater will be assigned campers and a camp counselor.
Tackle, bait and life jackets are provided for the kids. To volunteer, register at

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Ed Godfrey

Ed Godfrey was born in Muskogee and raised in Stigler. He has worked at The Oklahoman for 25 years. During that time, he has worked a myriad of beats for The Oklahoman including both the federal and county courthouse in Oklahoma City for more... Read more ›