Kid Fish Day, Lake o the pines, chamber of commerce

  Kid Fish Day was a huge success and, at last count, over 250 kids, and their parents, participated in the event. The 15th annual Kid Fish Day was held at Hurricane Creek recreation area on June 7th, 2014. This event was  produced by the Pine Cone Fishing Club, numerous volunteers and community sponsors including […]

Lake o the pines, crappie fishing, Jefferson texas

Crappie fisherman are starting to gather at Lake O’ The Pines. As an avid Crappie fisherman I am on the lake several times a week. As of today, 03 28 14, the Crappie are starting to stage but the spawn is still a week or two away. Water temperatures are ranging from 56 until  to […]

lake o the pines, mardis gras, Ray Wilie Hubbard

    March 1st 2014 bring the annual Mardis Gras party to the Jefferson and the Lake O The Pines area. Saturday March 1st includes a Parade and a free concert featuring Michael Hix from 11:00 until 2:00 on the main stage. A Motorcycle Parade starts at 1:45 with the Main Mardis Gras Parade starting at 2:00 […]


Kids Fish Day

Pine Cone Fishing Club & Lake 0′ The Pines Chamber Of Commerce Present… The 15th annual Kid’s Fish Day! Saturday June 7, 2014 At Hurricane Creek on FM 729 – North Shore Lake 0′ The Pines NO LICENSE NEEDED – BRING YOUR OWN POLE – BAIT PROVIDED – FREE LUNCH Children must be accompanied by […]


Three East Texas men caught a catfish early Sunday that will probably be certified as a state record for Lake O’ the Pines. Kenneth Ray Strickland of Longview, his son, Kenneth Wayne Strickland of Overton and Dustin Smith of Spring caught the 74.5-pound high fin blue catfish on a trotline. The official Texas Parks & […]

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