Phil Taunton was all smiles as he watched Bailey Wiltz, 6, land a small channel catfish at a watershed lake east of Emporia, Kan. Taunton was leading a Fishing’s Future family outing.
Phil Taunton was all smiles as he watched Bailey Wiltz, 6, land a small channel catfish at a watershed lake east of Emporia, Kan. Taunton was leading a Fishing’s Future family outing. Brent Frazee The Kansas City Star
Phil Taunton was all smiles as he watched Bailey Wiltz, 6, land a small channel catfish at a watershed lake east of Emporia, Kan. Taunton was leading a Fishing’s Future family outing. Brent Frazee The Kansas City Star

Kansas man is working for fishing’s future

July 11, 2015 05:52 PM

UPDATED July 11, 2015 10:31 PM

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