KENNETT -- Missouri Bootheel Regional Consortium Inc. and the Fatherhood First Program will have their annual Fishing Clinic and Take a Kid Fishing Day from 9 a.m. until noon, followed by lunch until 1 p.m., on Aug. 20 at Combs Lake in Kennett.
Transportation will be provided at designated sites in Sikeston, Caruthersville, Hayti, Malden, Kennett, New Madrid and Charleston. There will be free t-shirts, free food, music and free fishing poles, while quantities last. Children must be accompanied by a parent, responsible party or an adult at all times.
For more information on pickup points, or to RSVP, call 471-9400 or toll-free 1-888-317-4949.