Apr 27, 2015

Carl Perkins Center - Tosh Farms Crappie Tournament Winners

Big Fish: Devon Gregson/David Gregson 1.89 lbs.
1st Place: Devon Gregson/David Gregson 11 lbs.
2nd Place: Doug Muench/Tommy Crane 10.35 lbs.
3rd Place: Mark Arnold/Alex Arnold 8.99 lbs.
4th Place: Rodney Blackburn/Brian Gordon8.22 lbs.
5th Place: Larry and Vanice Parker 7.99 lbs.
6th Place: T.J. Todd/Brian Hatch 7.50 lbs.
7th Place: Donald Barnes/Terry Peoples 7.38 lbs.
8th Place: Scott Watson/Shawn Puckett 7.36 lbs.
9th Place: Keith Lovins/Randy Lovins 7.12 lbs.
10th Place: Greg Lovins/Eugene Stephens 6.5 lbs.
Last place team of Lisa Odom and Amanda McCabe won $50 for a weight of .86 lbs.
Big Fish, first place, fifth place, eighth place and tenth place winners for donated their prize money back to the Center.

Visit their Facebook page for more photos and information. 

Apr 24, 2015

Nice Catch!

Another bass, 5 lb 5 oz , caught at Paris Landing Marina this morning by Richard Walker.  Now we know why he comes and fishes for a month.

Photo by Linda Sutherland at the Paris Landing Motel.

Come Fish With Us!

Apr 20, 2015

T.F. Rice & Company Opens For The Season

We're so excited!  This Wednesday morning, April 22nd T.F. Rice & Company will open for the 2016 Season.

Lots of new stuff, new artists

Follow them on Facebook at:  https://www.facebook.com/TFRiceCo?fref=ts
Check out their painting classes at:  http://tfrice.blogspot.com/

Apr 18, 2015

Let's Go Fishing!

Sara Jo Sutherland (President of the PLTL)  didn't let a little fog slow her and her best buddy, Ken Driver down this morning.  

Apparently, a few other people had the same idea.  The more the merrier!
Photos by Sara Jo Sutherland

Let's Go Fishing!

Apr 16, 2015

Nice Catch!

Richard Walker,  frequent guest at the Paris Landing Motel, got a 5 lb 8 oz bass at Paris Landing Marina yesterday morning. They drove from Bellevonte, Pennsylvania to fish  here.

Apr 15, 2015

We Get Letters

One of many Paris Landing activities we are happy to help support.

Apr 13, 2015

Monthly Meeting

The monthly meeting of the Paris Landing Tourism League (PLTL) will be held tomorrow, Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 6 pm at the Paris Landing Emergency Complex at 15616 Hwy 79 N., Suite A
Buchanan, Tennessee 38222.  

We hope you'll join us.

Apr 12, 2015

Results for Crappie U.S.A. Super Event

First Place in the Semi-Pro Division with a two day total weight of 27.80 lbs ( 14 fish ) the team of Sammy Tidwell and Danny Todd from Murray, Ky.

Get all the results, photos and videos on the Crappie U.S.A. Tournament Trail Facebook page at:

Apr 6, 2015

Carl Perkins Center Crappie Tournament Will Be April 25th

Story from WMUF radio at http://www.wmufradio.com/

Paris, Tenn.- The Henry County Carl Perkins Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Tosh Farms will once again hold the 2nd Annual Crappie Tournament on Saturday April 25th at Paris Landing.

Entry fee is $55 per person and 100% of the fee goes to fight child abuse and aid in the healing process. Applications can be found at local stores and online at www.carlperkinscenter.org, the tournament Facebook page, or at the Center, located inside the Henry County Communications Building at 204 N. Brewer Street. Application must be postmarked by April 17th or you will be charged a $10 late fee.

The center is partnering with Tosh Farms and various sponsors to host this year’s crappie tournament to raise money to benefit the prevention of child abuse in the community. Fishermen in the tournament will have their hooks in the water at 6:30am on Saturday April 25th and be allowed to fish until 3pm. Weigh ins will take place at Paris Landing.

Entry fee includes the Big Fish Contest for a prize of $250. There will be payout total of $1000 payable to 1st, 5th, 8th, 10th, and last place. There will be other prizes from Southern Pro, Minn-Kota, Hummingbird, Kroger, and the Crappie Wizard.

County Director Cathy Herrera said, “Last year the fisherman and the community were awesome and we had 35 teams participate and we raised over $8500 to work with out county’s abused children and their families.”

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/events/826594810712369/