Published 11:26 pm Saturday, February 15, 2014
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Zeke West Memorial Bass Tournament
The Tallulah Bass Club will host its sixth annual Zeke West Memorial Bass Tournament on March 1 from 6:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Lake Bruin. Boats will launch from Lake Bruin State Park and the lake is off-limits the week of Feb. 23-28. First place prize is $1,000. The entry fee per boat is $100, plus an optional $10 big bass pot. Make checks payable to the Zeke West Memorial Fund. Entry forms and payments can be mailed to Gary West, 3518 Manor Dr., Vicksburg MS, 39180; or to Becky West, 2938 Tiffentown Rd., Vicksburg, 39183. For information, call Gary West at 601-415-6225 or Bill DeWeese at 318-341-3161.
Vicksburg Girls Softball registration
Registration for the Vicksburg Girls Softball Association’s 2014 fastpitch season is open until March 10 for players ages 5-18. Registration forms are at Hobie’s and Just Duett Sports. Cost is $45 per child.
For information, call Cindy Patterson at 601-218-7553.
Clear Creek Ladies golf registration
The Clear Creek Ladies Golf Association will open its season on Saturday. Activities will begin at 10 a.m. in the Clear Creek clubhouse and, weather permitting, the Ladies will play an opening round of golf. Women golfers of any skill level are invited. Annual dues are $30. For information, call Charlotte Crist at 601-638-3475.
Run Thru History registration open
The 35th annual Run Thru History 10K run and 5K race walk is scheduled for March 1 in the Vicksburg National Military Park. The entry fee for the race is $25 for the run and walk, and $12 for the children’s 1-mile fun run before Feb. 24, and $30 after that date.
Online registration is available at runthruhistory.org, and mail-in registration forms are available at the Purks YMCA.
For more information, visit runthruhistory.org or call the Vicksburg YMCA at 601-638-1071.
Gator A-Club meeting scheduled
The Vicksburg High School Gator A-Club, the school’s athletic booster organization, will hold a meeting on Feb. 25 at 6 p.m. in the athletics conference room at the Vicksburg Warren School District offices on Mission 66. The meeting is to discuss VHS’ athletic banquet.
For more information, call Deborah Cooper at 601-415-7366.