• Vidor resident Austin Alvis carries Aubrey Alvis on his shoulders while waiting in line Saturday for the opening day fish fry benefiting the Harper Volunteer Fire Department. — Standard-Radio Post/McKenzie Moellering
  • Terry Bernhard of Harper serves pickles to Peggy Pilkenton, also of Harper, on Saturday during the annual Harper VFD Fish Fry. The event helps celebrate the start of the white-tailed deer hunting season and draws hundreds from around the state. — Standard-Radio Post/McKenzie Moellering
  • Sisters Storrie Robnett, 3, and Lily Robnett, 6, of Harper enjoy fried fish, potato salad, hush puppies, beans and tea Saturday during the Harper VFD Fish Fry. The meal celebrates the official start of hunting season.
  • Maria Anaya and Katelyn Allen carefully select their favorite dessert at the fish fry.
  • A Houston Astros wall hanging and clock were some of the many items up for bid during the silent auction. Other items included guns, fishing gear and gift baskets.

Plenty of fish in the fryer

Annual Harper event kicks off start of hunting season
Annual event kicks off the start of hunting season

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