Ennis Ford Perfect Drive
Ennis Daily News
Category archives for: Outdoors

Ennis anglers take on Ray Hubbard – Ten pairs qualified for Regional, April 20

Ennis students on the inaugural bass fishing team are nearing the end of their first season as Ennis anglers head to Rockwall this weekend for the Central Division Regional tournament on Lake Ray Hubbard. Head Coach Tommy Copeland and 10 teams of students, each with a boat captain sponsor, will hit the water early on […]

Four fishermen leading Ennis Bass Team

In just their first season of existence, Ennis is holding their own in the Central Division of the Texas High School Bass Association. They ranked 11th and are within striking distance of first place with two more tournaments remaining. Coach Tommy Copeland has helped assemble a team of 26 Oval E anglers in their inaugural […]

Angling in on a strong finish

Mark Warde mark@ennisdailynews.com Hooks in the water means the action is under way, but “fish on” is what everyone on the Ennis Bass Team wants to shout. Through three fishing tournaments the Lions team has several duos who have pressed into the lead among the 26 members on the team. Of them, Tyler Tripp and […]

Anglers take 19th at Lake Fork

Angler duos from Ennis battled 25 area high schools to finish No. 13 by landing three bass during the recent Nov. 17 tournament held on Lake Fork. The event was the third of the year for the Ennis H.S. bass team during their inaugural season. Previously they entered venues at Richland Chambers and Lake Ray […]

Lowe, Wallace win bass tournament

Ennis Bass Club opened the 2018 season in January with a Saturday tournament on Lake Fairfield. A pair of local anglers took first when their five catch limit weighed a combined 23.74 pounds. The team of James Lowe, from Ennis, and Palmer’s Bob Wallace won a cash gift for their combined weight total. Second and […]

Hunting, fishing licenses on sale now

AUSTIN – The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) reminds hunters and anglers that the new 2017-2018 licenses go on sale Tuesday, August 15. All current year Texas hunting and fishing licenses (except year-to-date fishing licenses) expire August 31. Every year, the department issues more than 2.4 million hunting and fishing licenses through the agency’s […]

Elliott, Slovak win at Lake Fork

Area anglers took to one of the nation’s premier bass fishing spots in the nation, Lake Fork, for the Ennis Bass Club’s July tournament. While no one landed a monster large mouth bass, the duo of Randy Spence and Jared West teamed up to land the largest catch, a 6.52 pounder. The champion in regards […]

Elliott, Slovak win at Lake Fork

Area anglers took to one of the nation’s premier bass fishing spots in the nation, Lake Fork, for the Ennis Bass Club’s July tournament. While no one landed a monster large mouth bass, the duo of Randy Spence and Jared West teamed up to land the largest catch, a 6.52 pounder. The champion in regards […]

Freshwater fishing tips for area lakes

Landing fish can involve both plenty of skill and bit of luck. The former, however, comes in handy should an angler have any desire to catch enough for supper.  There are websites that provide basics for freshwater fishing, like: www.fishingtipsdepot.com/ freshwater-fishing-tips, though local fisherman Lonnie Creager, of Ennis, was asked about area lakes. His tips […]

Parks and Wildlife Accepting Drawn Hunt Applications

AUSTIN – Hunters can start making plans for the upcoming seasons now by applying for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s Drawn Hunts. The online system is currently accepting applications and the first hunt category deadline is less than a month away. This year about 9,500 permits in 50 hunt categories are up for grabs […]

Featured Links

    Search Archive

    Search by Date
    Search by Category
    Search with Google

    Photo Gallery

    Log in

     

    Copyright: All rights reserved. Users may download and print extracts of content from this website for their own personal and non-commercial use only. Republication or redistribution of Ennis Daily News content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Ennis Daily News. Ennis Daily News and its logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of the Ellis County Newspapers, Inc.

    © Ellis County Newspapers, Inc. 2019