The 4th annual ALJ Memorial Ice Fishing Derby is set for Sunday Feb. 27 on Shaker Pond in Alfred. And while this photo was taken elsewhere in Maine last year – the premise – catching fish through the ice, is the same. Michael G. Seamans/Morning Sentinel

ALFRED — The 4th Annual AJ Davis Memorial Ice Fishing Derby is set for Sunday, Feb. 27 on Shaker Pond in Alfred, beginning at 6:30 a.m. and winding down at 2:30 p.m. Registration is $20 for adults; $10 for kids. Adult prizes are $500 for first, $250 for second and $125 for third place, while kids win trophies and prizes for 1-7th place. In the bonus category, the heaviest trout wins a prize. Organizers say the derby was created to raise money for scholarships to be awarded in AJ’s memory, doing something he loved. Scholarships are awarded to high school seniors. CDC guidelines will be in place. Contact Scott Davis at 207-502-0520 for more information or to register, [email protected]