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Archey Fest draws crowds for music, food, fireworks

The 2013 Archey Fork Festival drew a crowd to Clinton City Park over the weekend.

The weather wasn’t as hot and dry as some years in the past, and the always-popular fireworks show lit up the night sky Saturday.

Clinton Police Chief Toney Park said everything went well at the festival, and there were no arrests.

The annual fishing derby drew more than 100 children, according to City Hall officials.

Fishing derby results were:

Ages 0-5

Biggest ~ Mason House, 20 ½”

Smallest ~ Larry Swann, 7 ½” bream

Ages 6-11

Biggest ~ Adison Barnett, 21 ½”

Smallest ~ Ben Miller, 4” bream

Ages 12-15

Biggest ~ Ryan Brown, 19”

Smallest ~ Justin Bigelow, 4 ¼” bream

Biggest Fish Overall

Adison Barnett

Smallest Fish Overall

Ben Miller

First Fish

Dayton Baker

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