Turtle Day Tussle set for Saturday
The Sunken Lands Regional Chamber of Commerce will be sponsoring the Turtle Day Tussle, a mixed martial arts fight on Saturday, October 6. The fight will feature many local fighters such as Randall Holt, Trey Griffin, and Jeremy Thrasher of Lepanto, Nathan Ivy and Mike Gray of Marked Tree, and Anthony Price of Tyronza. The fight starts at 7 p.m. at the East Poinsett County Gymnasium at Lepanto. Doors will open at 6:00 p.m.
Tickets are $20 General Admission, $30 Floor Seats, and $35 Ringside Seats. Advance tickets may be bought from Linda Hinton in Tyronza, Monica Sims at Little River Bank in Lepanto, Harvey Howington in Lepanto and Soozi Williams at Marked Tree. Tickets will also be sold during the Terrapin Derby at the Lepanto Museum or at the door on the evening of the fight.
The Sunken Lands Regional Chamber of Commerce consists of members from the cities of Tyronza, Lepanto, Marked Tree and Dyess who promote tourism in the Sunken Lands area.