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  1. Scholarship bass fishing tournament scheduledRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Gilmer Mirror

    The Stephen F. Austin State University Campus Recreation Department will host the fifth annual Worsham Bass Tournament on Saturday, June 24, at Jackson Hill Park and Marina on Lake Sam Rayburn in Broaddus. All proceeds go to the Dr. Raymond Lee Worsham Scholarship, which provides financial assistance to student employees of SFA's Campus Recreation Department.


  2. Palaniuk edges Ehrler for Rayburn Texas Fest winRead the original story

    May 21, 2017 | BassFan.com

    Brandon Palaniuk caught 21-12 today and captured the win at the first Toyota Bassmaster Texas Fest at Sam Rayburn Reservoir with a 4-day total of 93-12. It was Palaniuk's smallest bag of the week, but it gave him his third career Elite Series win and clinched him a berth in the 2018 Bassmaster Classic.


  3. Pro-anglers pair with students for Bassmaster High School All-American in East TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... opportunity to pick the minds of pro-anglers. "I've been fishing since I was three or four and grew up on (Lake Sam) Rayburn around here and been fishing ever since. Just love it," said Trace O'Dell from Jasper County. Being an 18-year-old senior at ...


  4. Click bait: A bunch of hookersRead the original story

    May 5, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... eppe Barranco/The Enterprise Big O lures produced by Otis Young were rented to fishermen at Toledo Bend and Lake Sam Rayburn for $50 per day in the early 1960's. A $25 deposit was tacked on in the case a lure was lost


  5. High school fishing team members advance to stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    ... tournament is set for May 20 and 21 at Lake Ray Roberts. The team fished at the Regional Championship at Lake Sam Rayburn on Saturday, April 15. For a listing of those advancing and their results from the regional tournament, see the April 20 ...


  6. Severe thunderstorm watch issued for ETX countiesRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... suspects involved in a robbery and shooting at a north Lufkin business Saturday night. Residents on Lake Sam Rayburn at the Shirley Creek Marina experienced over-night storm damages on Saturday. Following destructive winds, homes by the edge of the ...


  7. Etoile residents say storm left behind a path of destructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Residents on Lake Sam Rayburn at the Shirley Creek Marina experienced over-night storm damages on Saturday. Following destructive winds, homes by the edge of the lake were some of the hardest hit in the area.


  8. Service set for father of Dodgers manager Dave RobertsRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    The team said Dave Roberts will be away on Wednesday and miss Thursday's spring training game before returning to camp in Glendale, Arizona, on Friday. Born in Rayburn, Texas, Roberts served in the Marine Corps for 30 years before retiring with the rank of master gunnery sergeant.


  9. Dr. Bill Shelton's Totally Awesome Fishing Adventure set for final runRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    This year's Dr. Bill Shelton's Totally Awesome Fishing Adventure is scheduled for Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Cassels-Boykin Park on Lake Sam Rayburn. This will mark 25 years and the final year for the tournament.


  10. Continue reading Nonprofit tries to save bald eagle found a barely alivea on dirt road in East TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    ... of Angelina County, just outside Nacogdoches said the national bird is being spotted more often around Lake Sam Rayburn. "We have really good habitat for those birds around here," Barge said. "Their numbers are increasing. We are having more ...


  11. Interest soars in high school fishing teamsRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Jared Goebel and Bryce Roder will be representing Lumberton High School when they angle for the win in Sunday's bass fishing tournament at Lake Sam Rayburn.


  12. Fishing interest soars for Southeast Texas high school teamsRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    The boat ramps at the Umphrey Pavilion during the opening tournament were full, and parking spilled from the lot onto Highway 255.Clint Fountain, the group's president, said an expansion plan must be developed this summer because the tournaments are nearing the point where Lake Sam Rayburn would struggle to host them.The 114,500-acre lake can ... (more)


  13. Authorities arrest wanted Zavalla man following high-speed motorcycle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A week after authorities say he drove into a lake to get away from them, a Zavalla man is in a hospital after wrecking his motorcycle during Friday's high-speed chase. According to San Augustine Sheriff Robert Cartwright, McHale was in a four-wheel drive pickup when he rammed into a US Forest Service vehicle and a sheriff's office vehicle before driving into Lake Sam Rayburn and getting away in the dark on Jan. 20. Cartwright said they looked for him until 2 a.m. before calling off the search.


  14. Wanted man hurt in high speed crash in San AugustineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Sheriff Robert Cartwright, the man had been on the run since last Friday, when he escaped into the banks of Lake Sam Rayburn during a lightning storm after ramming his 4-wheeler into a San Augustine police vehicle. Search boats were called off at 2 ...


  15. Jasper County confirms missing man foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Authorities with the Jasper County Sheriff's office have confirmed missing 23-year-old Amon Gift's body was found Thursday evening. Jasper County Sheriff Mitchel Newman said a fisherman found Gift's body on Lake Sam Rayburn, south of Mill Creek.


  16. Texas Team Trail Presented by Cabela's Opens Season on Sam RayburnRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2017 | FishingWorld

    The Texas Team Trail presented by Cabela's will host its first regular-season event of the 2017 tournament season on Saturday, Jan. 28, at Sam Rayburn Reservoir. Known by tournament fishermen as "Big Sam," the sprawling Angelina River impoundment has hosted the opener each year, typically with impressive results.


  17. First Alert Weather: Severe thunderstorms possible in southern part of East TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... along and south of a Hemphill to Woodville line. This includes the cities and communities of Zavalla, Lake Sam Rayburn, Colmesneil, Woodville, Jasper, and Newton. The best dynamics and severe weather threat this evening will be for areas down along ... 1 comment

  18. Iles & Shook top a record field at Bass Champs 2017 season kick-off...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | FishingWorld

    (Jan 17, 2017 - Lake Sam Rayburn, TX) January 14, 2017 marked the season kick-off for Bass Champs, and a record field of 397 teams ponied up to win a portion of the $106,900 paid back to the top 56 teams. Sixteen sacks breached the 20 pound mark, ...


  19. Bassmaster High School, College Series 2017 Schedules AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | FishingWorld

    ... very large field there with the High School Southern Open again." The college schedule includes a reservoir (Sam Rayburn, Texas) that has hosted Bassmaster Elite Series in the past and a new lake (Cherokee, Tennessee) on the 2017 Elite Series slate. ...


  20. Lamar scholarship created for students who have suffered the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... a parent, Lamar announced on Sept. 30. On July 12, Todd Cross, of Beaumont, died in a boating accident on Lake Sam Rayburn in Jasper County. Cross was a 2003 graduate of Lamar. It's in Todd's memory and with his daughter Gracie in mind that his ...