Woman catches 88-pound catfish

NASHVILLE — A woman is getting a lot of attention online after catching a whopping 88-pound catfish on Kentucky Lake.

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency shared a photo Monday, showing Paula Cathey Smith with her “personal best” catch.

**Embargo: Nashville, TN**
Paula Cathey Smith shows off her “personal best” catch
**Credit: TN Wildlife Resources Agency via WTVF**

After the monster fish was caught, Smith released it back into the wild.

Since it was posted, the photo has been shared more than 900 times on Facebook.

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