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297.11 FEET
9/20/2017
Full Pool: 297.5
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Pokegama A Diverse Backdrop For Bracket Drama

BassFan

Date: 9/18/2017 5:34:00 PM

He wound up 39th and will square off against another former FLW Tour mainstay in Lefebre, who was as high as 4th in points this season (after Ross Barnett Reservoir). Four missed cuts in the last five full-field tournaments left him in a catch-‘em-or

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Annual barbecue festival on Rez a "smoking" good time

MS News Now

Date: 9/16/2017 9:52:00 PM

The Ross Barnett Reservoir served as the backdrop for the 5th Annual Smokin' on the Rez BBQ and Music Festival at Old Trace Park in Ridgeland. These teams started setting up Friday in a cooking competition that lasts until Sunday. However, this wasn't just

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MIKE GILES: Hurricane Irma creates a fishing trip

Meridian Star

Date: 9/14/2017 9:39:00 PM

We’d grown up fishing Ross Barnett Reservoir with Uncle Jim and Pawpaw Pat. We caught untold thousands of bass, bream and crappie during our formative years and it was a pleasure to be able to fish with him again. It didn’t take long for Joe to catch a

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Boater rescued in Ross Barnett Reservoir

MS News Now

Date: 9/8/2017 11:10:00 AM

A man was rescued from the Ross Barnett Reservoir Friday morning after his fishing boat capsized last night around 9 p.m. Chief Waggoner with Reservoir Patrol said he got a call around 11 a.m. about a capsized boat in the area. Authorities started checking

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Ridgeland Apartments for Rent

apartments.com

Date: 9/6/2017 4:47:00 AM

The Friendship II Boat provides amazing cruises that come equipped with ice makers, a full bar, music system, clean restrooms, charcoal grills and other amenities that allows passengers a unique experience traveling through the Ross Barnett Reservoir

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• Surface Area: 33,000 Acres
The Ross Barnett Reservoir is an impoundment of the Pearl River located in Mississippi. The lake serves as the state's largest drinking water resource, and is managed by the Pearl River Valley Water Supply District. The western shore of the lake is bounded by the historic Natchez Trace Parkway. The lake was named for Ross R. Barnett, the 52nd Governor of Mississippi. Construction of the lake, under the direction of the Pearl River Valley Water Supply District, began in 1960 and was completed in 1963. The main purpose of the project was to create a permanent water source for city of Jackson. The reservoir is currently managed by the Pearl River Valley Water Supply District. Each year over two million people visit the Ross Barnett Reservoir and enjoy outdoor recreation. Popular activities include boating, fishing, water-skiing, and camping. There are 16 parks, five campgrounds, 22 boat launches, and six trails located along the lake.
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