• Alligator

    Amy and Jason Kirkland were hunting with Buck Koon on Santee when all three hunters filled their gator tags on opening day.

    Three gator hunters fill all three tags on same hunt at Santee

    Trio killed a 9, 11, and 12-foot gator
    October 13 at 4:04am
    The NCWRC has approved the N.C. Alligator Management Plan, and will propose an alligator hunting season in January at a series of public hearings.

    Wildlife Commissioners approve N.C. alligator management plan

    No season has been set, but it's one step closer
    October 10 at 3:48pm
    David and Susan Birgerson of Sumter, SC killed this big Santee gator after a long fight.

    Sumter couple kills 12-foot, 1-inch gator at Santee

    Gator weighed almost 800 pounds
    October 02 at 5:31pm
    On her first gator hunt, Laura Griffin of Anderson killed this trophy Santee gator which measured 12-foot, 7-inches in length.

    Anderson huntress kills 12-foot, 7-inch Santee gator

    Two friends also bagged trophy gators on same day
    September 20 at 3:09pm
    Hunting this 600+ pound Wateree River gator was quite an adventure for Andrew Metze and Tyler Blanchette.

    Gator hunting duo bags 11-foot, 5-inch long beast

    Wateree River gator weighed over 600 pounds
    September 13 at 1:53pm
    You must apply online by 11:59 p.m. to be considered for an alligator tag for South Carolina's 2017 season.

    Today is last day to apply for South Carolina alligator tags

    Online application can be submitted until 11:59 p.m. tonight
    June 14 at 8:22pm
    Two Ridgeland, S.C. men have been charged with harassing an alligator after posting photos of their interaction on social media.

    Two S.C. men charged with harassment of alligator

    Charge carries maximum $300 fine
    May 26 at 9:23pm
    The NCWRC is seeking public input on establishing an alligator management plan for the state of North Carolina.

    NCWRC holding public forums to discuss alligator management plan

    Commission seeking public comment at forums and online
    May 10 at 2:47pm
    It's time to apply for your South Carolina public and WMA alligator hunting tags.

    S.C. alligator hunting applications available beginning May 1

    It's time to apply for your public and WMA alligator hunting tags
    April 30 at 7:52pm
    This big gator was an unwelcome visitor at a golf course home in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. last week.

    Alligator bulls way through screen door, relaxes on 2nd-story porch

    Mt. Pleasant family alarmed by what they thought was human intruder
    April 19 at 10:40am
    Walker Drummond killed his first gator, which weighed over 500 pounds, on Sept. 29 in the North Santee River.

    Florence teen bags 11 1/2-foot gator from North Santee River

    Bad weather, forgotten firearm didn't deter teen from killing first gator
    October 01, 2016 at 3:14pm
    Three public forums will be held in November throughout North Carolina to discuss the management of American alligators.

    NCWRC, N.C. Alligator Task Force seeking public input on alligator management in North Carolina

    3 public forums will give public chance to voice their input
    September 26, 2016 at 9:25pm
    Todd Walters (left) and Patrick Walters (right), both well-known as top-notch bass anglers, became gator hunters on Sept. 11, killing this Cooper River beast that measured over 10 feet long.

    Summerville hunters bag big Cooper River gator

    Lowcountry gator measured over 10 feet long
    September 26, 2016 at 10:34am
    Kelly Logan had her sights on a big Santee gator, and when the beast disappeared, she moved on to find another one, which she subdued with her 1911 .45.

    Manning huntress slays big gator at Santee

    Santee gator measured 10 feet, 7 inches long
    September 20, 2016 at 9:38am
    Ernie Seruya, Mandy Broadway, Kelly Logan, and Robert Nuzzo with the 11-4 gator.

    Greenville female bags 11-foot, 4-inch long gator at Santee

    Huntress passed on numerous gators to find the big one
    September 14, 2016 at 9:31am
    Brad Leigher and Hunter Neeley killed this big gator at Santee on the first Monday of the 2016 season. The beast weighed over 600 pounds and measured 12 feet 9 inches long.

    Duo extracts 12'9

    Gator pushed boat sideways before being subdued
    September 13, 2016 at 9:54pm