MONTGOMERY — An effort to lift a decades-old, but only recently enforced, ban on gill net fishing on the Tennessee River system failed this year, but the debate between commercial and sport fishermen hasn’t died.
“We don’t bother anyone,” said Judy Bivens, of Bivens Fish Market in Athens. “There aren’t that many commercial fishermen left.”
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Mary Sell, who covers state government for the TimesDaily, can be reached at mary.sell@TimesDaily.com.