Veteran's Fishing Day

Friday, May 31, 2019
DEXTER STATESMAN/Josh Ayers

A veterans fishing day was held Friday morning at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery at Bloomfield. The Kenady Hanks American Legion Post 59 and Auxiliary in Dexter, Missouri Conservation Department, Stoddard County Ambulance and numerous volunteers made this day possible. Approximately 60 veterans were on hand from around Southeast Missouri. More than 120 took part in a fish fry after a morning of fishing. All fish caught were released back into the water.