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Veterans will drop in their hooks at Temple VA fishing tournament Saturday

Special to the HHES

Temple, Texas – Central Texas Veterans Health Care System (CTVHCS) is hosting a fishing tournament and tailgate party for its Veterans on Saturday, May 6, at the Olin E. Teague Veterans’  Medical Center in Temple starting at 11:00 a.m. at Tarrant Lake.

Veterans will be participating in the Lake Tarrant Opening Fishing Tournament for the honors of the first fish, biggest fish, smallest fish and most fish caught.    The lake was recently stocked, so the Veterans should have a great time catching fish.

The tailgate event is sponsored by tailgatewithahero.org .  DJ Dave will spin music, and lunch with the awards presentation will be at 1:30 p.m.

The Olin E. Teague Veterans’  Medical Center is located at 1901 Veterans Memorial  Drive in Temple.

Media wishing to attend, should call Deborah Meyer, Public Affairs Officer, at

254-743-2376 or Patrick Hutchison, Public Affairs Specialist, at 254-743-1430 prior to the event.


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