Go fish! Philips Lake is now open to anglers

Friday, July 18, 2008 | 5:19 p.m. CDT; updated 4:32 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

COLUMBIA — The quiet splash of a lure a few minutes past 7 a.m. was the only ceremony that marked the opening of Philips Lake as Columbia’s most recent public fishing area Friday.