- Associated Press - Saturday, August 16, 2014

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) - Officials in Lafayette County are planning a youth fishing rodeo on Sept. 13 at Lake Patsy.

WTVA-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1sOcWI1) the primary sponsors are the Lafayette County Law Enforcement Officers Association and the city of Oxford. Other sponsors include the U.S. Forestry Commission, Mississippi Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and the Oxford Park Commission.

City officials say there is no charge to attend.

The rodeo is open to youngsters 15 years old and under. Bait will be provided, but participants must bring poles.

Registration will start at 7:30 a.m. and fishing begins at 8 a.m.

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Information from: WTVA-TV, http://www.wtva.com

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