The "Silver King" is one of the most sought after sport fish in all the world. Franklin Roosevelt once fished for them off the coast of Port Aransas. The Tarpon Motel still has the scale with his signature hanging on their wall.

Now you might ask, are tarpon in the waters off Galveston? The answer is a firm, yes!

Capt. David Dillman is a columnist for The Daily News. Report your catch to reel.report@galvnews.com or call 409-683-5273.

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