Cass County man’s catch is too big for the net

Philip Michaels of Cass County had quite the day fishing in the Wabash River off Pottawatamie Road on Monday. Michaels caught eight fish, including an 18-pound flathead catfish, a 15-pound flathead and a 15-pound channel catfish. Have a big catch you want to show off? All fish were caught on a troutline using creek chubs and small sunfish for bait. Send your photos to