The town of Greenwood is getting ready for this weekend's annual Pioneer Heritage Festival and a big part of the festivities is the Fishin' Mission Bass Tournament this Saturday, September 16.

Greenwood Town Clerk, Veronica Brown, is proud to announce that again this year, the Fishin' Mission is open to all area anglers and competitors can fish their choice of Caddo Lake, Cross Lake, Red River, Toledo Bend or Lake Bistineau.

Based on a minimum of 20 teams participating, first place will receive $1,000. Entry fee is $100 per boat and each boat can accommodate 1 or 2 registered anglers.

First cast will be at 7:00 am and weigh in will be at 4:00 pm in front of the crowd at the Pioneer Heritage Festival grounds.

Proceeds will benefit Veteran's Services.

Anglers can register during office hours through this Friday, September 15 at 5:00 pm at the Town Hall office in Greenwood. For questions or more information contact the administration offices at (318)938-7261.