Melissa Rutledge is a lifelong Georgia resident, having lived everywhere from Albany and Cedartown to Savannah and Atlanta. She now calls Rome her home and deeply appreciates all the natural beauty this area has to offer, which is why she is willing to pucker up for that catfish!
CRBI's 17th Annual Fish Fry and Catfish Kissin' Contest
Help us raise money to protect, preserve and restore one of North America's most biologically diverse river basins!
Donate to your favorite contestant from our list of fundraisers to the right! The top 3 fundraisers, and the "bottom feeder" (the person who raises the least) will kiss the catfish at the Fish Fry on Nov. 10!