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Jul 28 2011

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TIFT returns

Anglers pose with their big catch from last year’s Tex¬as International Fishing Tournament. (Staff photo)

By SCARLET O’ROURKE
Staff Writer
editor@portisabelsouthpadre.com

 

The Texas Internation­al Fishing Tournament (TIFT) is right around the corner and officials from both Port Isabel and South Padre Island are excited for the prospects it brings.

“This is a great event that has been with us for many, many years,” Port Isabel Mayor Joe Vega said. “I am very excited about this tourney because it brings a lot of anglers from all over the state.”

Mayor Bob Pinkerton echoed Vega’s sentiments and said, “As always we are looking forward to TIFT. It is always a fan­tastic tournament. …My grandkids fish it every year.”

To see this story in print, pick up a copy of the July 28 edition of the Port Isabel South Padre Press or check out our E-edition by clicking here.

 

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