Bass fishing tournament held for local child with leukemia

Bossier City, LA (KSLA)- A bass finishing tournament was held at the Red River Marina. The event held from 9:00 Saturday morning till 4:30 in the afternoon was intended to help a local child with Leukemia.

Eleven-year-old Abigail Wolfe, or "Abby" as her family and friends call her was recently diagnosed with Leukemia and is currently being treated at St. Jude's Hospital.

Her friends and family held the fishing tournament today to help with her dad's travel expenses. Abby's father travels from the oil field to Memphis every weekend and back while her mother stays with her 24/7.

According to Abby's support page on Facebook, her family and friends are asking that they be lifted up in prayer.

A special fund is set up at Barksdale Federal Credit Union in Abby's name.

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