|Cherokee Fishing Club
|Goals and Objectives
|1. To unite the club members in the bonds of friendship, good
sportsmanship, and mutual understanding.
2. To aid in the permanent preservation and conservation of our natural
resources at Lake Cherokee.
3. To create a greater interest in fishing at Lake Cherokee.
4. To be educational and promote the sport of fishing on Lake Cherokee.
Meetings are held on the second Monday of each month and begin at 7:00
Meetings are held at the Cherokee Water Company Office
located at NK 20 Lake Cherokee. Children are welcome!
Refreshments are available at each meeting
and we have our "Famous Monthly Raffle Drawings"
|NEXT MEETING DATE May 11 , 2015
Guest Speaker Todd Long, TP&W Game Warden
|LAKE CHEROKEE FISH HARVEST QUANTITY AND LENGTH LIMITS FOR 2015
|FISH SPECIES LIMIT NUMBER SIZELIMIT
LARGEMOUTH BASS * 7 6 UNDER 17" AND 1 OVER 17", OR 7 UNDER 17"
SPOTTED BASS 7 SPOTTED OR 7 TOTAL IN COMBINATION WITH LARGEMOUT
WHITE BASS 25 MUST BE 10"AND OVER
YELLOW BASS NO LIMIT NO LIMIT
CRAPPIE ( WHITE OR BLACK) 25 MUST BE 10"AND OVER
CATFISH, CHANNEL, BLUE, THEIR HYBRIDS AND SUBSPECIES 25
MUST BE 12" AND OVER
OPELOUSAS (YELLOW, MOTLEY, FLATHEAD) CATFISH 5 MUST BE OVER 18"
BREAM NO LIMIT **NO LIMIT
*Fishermen are urged to keep all Largemouth and Spotted bass that are less than 17" in length, up to the daily harvest limits.
**Fishermen are urged to keep ALL Green Sunfish and Warmouth (Goggle-eye) and All other (sunfish)Bream that are seven (7") inches and
over in length
These limits effective February 1, 2015
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Bo at 903-738-3090 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
|Cherokee Fishing Club's Annual Spring Tournament
|Chuck Pinson, Son of Charles and Yvonna Pinson, was our program speaker for the
April meeting. Chuck did a great job in his presentation. He has been a tournament
fisherman for years and has a great deal of knowledge about Bass fishing, and
especially fishing on Lake Cherokee.
| Raffle winners for the April meeting
Charley Haynes Mike Weed Bob Tippit Bill Drennan
| Raffle Winners for April
Lee Scott Yvonna Pinson Mark Eubank Linda Steele Tim Anderson Larry Huffman
| Raffle Winner for April meeting
|2015 CFC Spring Bass Tournament Donors
West Drum, Lakeport; Wal Mart Stores, Inc., Henderson; Wal Mart Stores Inc., Estes Pkwy, Longview; Tracker Boat Center,
Longview; Toot Toot’s, Longview; Tidwell Tire, Longview; Tatum Hardware, Tatum; Spring Hill State Bank, Longview; Southland
Feed, Longview; Sonic, Lakeport; Smotherman Scenery Inc., Longview; Skinners Corner Store, Lakeport; Skeeter Boat Company,
Kilgore; Shipp’s Marine, Gladewater; The Safe Store, Longview; Ronnie Boswell, Cherokee Shores Realty, Longview; R & K
Distributors, Longview; Pizza King, Longview; Plano Marine of East Texas, Longview; Pegues Hurst Ford, Longview; Nichols
Marine, Longview; NAPA Auto Center, Tatum; McAlister,s Deli, Longview; Longview Cycle and Ski, Longview;
Linda Voyles, Cherokee Shores Realty, Longview; H2O Hand Car Wash, Longview; Linda Fullman, Allstate Ins., Longview,; Front
Porch Antiques, Longview; Emerald Glen RV Park, FM 782,Tatum; Ellis Pottery, Longview; East Texas Vacuums, Longview; East
Texas Sonar, Longview; Lee’s Creek Grill, Henderson; Larry Dodge, Allstate Ins. Longview; K&L Lube, Tatum; Jakes Feed,
Longview; Home and Garden Center, Longview; Hayes RV Center, Longview; H&W Marine, Marshall; Duke’s Fish Shack,
Lakeport; Dianne Swank, Cherokee Shores Realty, Longview; Citizens National Bank, Lakeport Branch, Longview; Chic-Fil-A,
Longview; Cherokee Water Company, Longview; Carolyn Matter, Lake Cherokee; Burger Barn, Tatum; Buffalo wild Wings of
Longview, Longview’ Bodacious BBQ, Longview; Bodacious BBQ, Kilgore; Boat Hoist USA, Kilgore; Fowler Transportation,
Marshall; Automotive Supercenter, Eastman Rd, Longview; Cherokee Shores Realty,Longview.
All of the donors listed above contributed almost $4,000, to the Cherokee Fishing Clubs Annual Spring
Tournament to be used a prizes and we appreciate each one of their donations to help support the Fishing tournament and
we hope that you will thank each one of the individuals or business that contributed to the success of the tournament.
| Tournament Winners and Stringer Size
1st Charles and Paul Pinson-------------------19.95 pounds
2nd George Steele Mike Burks-----------------19.41 Pounds
3rd Bud and Heather Dotson------------------18.48 Pounds
4th Mark Freeman and Neal Owen---------- -17.13 Pounds
5th Jeramy and Morgan Elliott---------------- -17.10 Pounds
6th Terry Ford and Matt Ashby--------------- 16.75 Pounds
7th Drew Doerge and Hunter Daughtery----- 16.73 Pounds
8th Regan Wyche and Clyde Potter------------15.53 Pounds
1st Place Big Bass Regan Wyche---------- -----6.58 Pounds
2nd Place Big Bass Paul Pinson------------------6.36 Pounds
Ladies Big Bass Morgan Elliott------------------ 6.43 Pounds
Youth Big Bass Austin Daughtry-----------------4.45 Pound
|Regan Wyche with 6.58 pound Big Bass
|Don Anderson with his 8.64 pound Bass caught on
April 30, 2015. The time of the catch was