By Clint Thomas for Charleston Gazette-Mail
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — From 6 a.m. until 3 p.m. Saturday, July 13, intrepid, skilled and lucky anglers all can reel in potentially prize-winning fish during a day on the river, while simultaneously supporting the programs of the Children’s Home Society of West Virginia.
Proceeds from the second annual Getting Hooked on Helping Children Open Bass Tournament will be directed to the Children’s Home Society’s Charleston locations, the Davis Child Shelter and the CHSWV Permanency Program.
Held in conjunction with the West Virginia United Bass Masters, the tournament will leave shore on Saturday morning at the Frontier Pier along the Kanawha River in Kanawha City.
Also for the second year, East Bank resident Rodney Cordell is organizing the fishing fundraiser. A member of the Teamsters Union, Cordell explained that the union has designated the CHSWV as its charity of choice for several years. …