• Flounder

    Morgan Watt puts the death grip on a flounder he caught in Fripp Island’s Turtle Creek.

    Wade for flounder

    Little tidal creeks can hold big flatties
    March 27, 2017 at 11:53am
    The flounder closure for gill nets and recreational fishing is set to close Oct. 16, but a lawsuit has earned a temporary restraining order on the controversial regulation.

    Judge issues temporary restraining order in flounder closure lawsuit

    Commercial groups win first round in struggle to keep flounder season open
    September 29, 2016 at 1:42pm
    Dennis Watson of Leland caught this 8-pound, 9-ounce summer flounder September 20 from a Cape Fear River feeder stream.

    Leland angler lands monster flounder from Cape Fear River

    Big flounder was one of several keepers on the day
    September 26, 2016 at 8:14am
    Flounder guru Jimmy Price prefers to throw artificials at fish in the Cape Fear area during the fall.

    Cape Fear is flatfish capital this month

    Structure, moving water and baitfish provide flounder with everything they need
    August 30, 2016 at 8:41am
    A live finger mullet bounced off the bottom along the Little River Inlet jetty rocks may put flounder in your cooler.

    State-line flounder cranking up

    Cooling water brings best flatfish action back inshore to Little River
    August 29, 2016 at 1:41pm
    Flounder will bite a number of lures that bass anglers use in freshwater.

    Top 3 bass lures for flounder fishing success

    Bass anglers visiting the coast can catch flounder with their freshwater lures
    August 08, 2016 at 3:31pm
    Flounder will bite a number of lures that bass anglers use in freshwater.

    Top 3 bass lures for flounder fishing success

    Bass anglers visiting the coast can catch flounder with their freshwater lures
    August 08, 2016 at 3:31pm
    1 tip that will help anglers land more flounder comes from Oak Island professional angler Capt. Jimmy Price.

    1 tip to help you hook more flounder

    Oak Island expert angler shares his top tip to catch more flounder
    July 22, 2016 at 3:42pm
    Southport's David Mammay caught this huge flounder from the Cape Fear River on June 14, 2016.

    Southport minister catches huge Cape Fear flounder

    Fish was 28.5 inches long, had girth of 24 inches
    June 15, 2016 at 9:50pm
    Flounder will stack up around the slightest change in bottom structure or contour.

    A tip for finding nearshore flounder

    Simple tip makes a big difference
    June 15, 2016 at 7:00am
    Removing a flounder’s head right away makes it easier to produce beautiful, skin-on fillets from any fish.

    How to fillet a flounder

    June 15, 2016 at 7:00am
    Capt. Dennis Barbour poses with a nice flounder caught along the southern coast of North Carolina.

    How to catch more flounder at low tide

    Less water means more flounder, if you know where to look
    June 07, 2016 at 9:48am
    Dale Turner uses the drift and bump method to catch more flounder.

    Catch more flounder with this technique

    June 06, 2016 at 10:18pm
    Set your sights on North Carolina’s river-run flatfish.

    River-run flatfish - Flounder fishing takes off in June in the lower Cape Fear River

    A Carolina Beach woman has flounder pinpointed for summer trips in the lower Cape Fear River; here’s what she looks for....
    June 01, 2016 at 7:00am
    Capt. Addison Rupert knows a few things about catching flounder on inshore waters.

    How to catch more flounder

    These two tips will help you land more flounder
    April 17, 2016 at 9:59pm