Fish On: 14-Pound Stripers are Taken on West Point Lake

Youth anglers Elijah Davis and Tripp Carlisle caught these striped bass on West Point Lake on Thursday. The fishermen were using live shiners for bait.

Chris Fernsler Sports Writer Why wait until tomorrow? The fishing is good right now on West Point Lake. Five fishermen from Pine Mountain, Columbus and LaGrange caught 20 stripers and hybrid bass on Thursday under sunny conditions and calm waters. The anglers were fishing deep in 20 to 25 feet of water. The fishermen were doing all of their catching ...

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Yankees Split Two Games with Astros, Sammari Pope Launches a Three-run Homer


Chris Fernsler Sports Writer Somebody forgot to tell the Yankees that the game was basically over. They didn’t believe it. The Yankees, the Jason Moore-coached Recreation League baseball team, was confronted with a three-run deficit in the bottom half of the last inning on Tuesday night in LaGrange. The Yankees trailed the heavily-favored Astros, 96. The Yankees were three outs ...

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