• Fishing

    Three anglers from the Carolinas are competing in next week's Bassmaster Classic on Lake Hartwell.

    Top 16 reasons to attend the Bassmaster Classic

    Three anglers from Carolinas fishing in 2018 event
    March 06 at 12:48pm
    The 2018 striped bass season on the Roanoke River officially opened on March 1 and runs through April 30.

    2018 striped bass season on Roanoke River is now open

    Season run through April 30
    March 05 at 5:27pm
    1) Holding the knife at an angle to get the cutting edge under the scales, cut vertically behind the head of the fish to the backbone.

    How to clean a sheepshead

    Don't throw it back, it's easy to clean with this method
    March 05 at 1:42pm
    Scott Whitaker (left), executive director of CCA SC, accepts Shimano's donation from Shimano North American Fishing's vice president Steve Ferrara (right).

    CCA-SC enhances efforts with Shimano North American Fishing financial support

    Shimano donation being used for habitat restoration and research
    February 28 at 10:17pm
    North Carolina's Hatchery Supported Trout Waters are closed through April 7.

    Hatchery Supported Trout Waters now closed through April

    NCWRC will stock waters during closed season
    February 28 at 9:48pm
    The Berkeley County Sheriff's Office found the body of 46-year-old Lonnie East IV, who drowned near Cypress Gardens Boat Ramp Sunday morning.

    Goose Creek angler drowns

    Berkeley County Sheriff's Office recovered body Sunday afternoon
    February 19 at 10:07am
    Mercury's new outboard lineup was awarded the 2018 NMMA Innovation Award during last week's Miami International Boat Show.

    Breaking news: Mercury Marine launches new V-6 FourStroke outboards

    Radical design makes bold statement
    February 17 at 12:59pm
    Todd Vick poses with a typical wintertime river crappie.

    Tips for Haw River's winter crappie

    Unseasonably warm February weather equals hot crappie bite
    February 13 at 6:39pm
    Blaine Anderson (left) and Geoff Mikota (right - in the white Shimano shirts that were no longer white at the end their efforts - get ready to help an SCDNR staffer with oyster bed restoration projects coordinated by CCA SC.

    Shimano invests money, man hours into local fishery

    Fishing company joined CCA SC, SCDNR for oyster bed restoration
    February 12 at 11:01am
    The author (left) caught this nice Lake Murray striper fishing with guide Brad Taylor.

    Lake Murray stripers begin to stir

    Look for spring fish on flats in any creek, guide says
    February 12 at 10:04am
    Hickory shad — like this one the author caught — fill the Roanoke River and its tributaries this month.

    Annual shad run sparkles in river

    Hickory shad pour into Roanoke River this month
    February 12 at 10:01am

    Reef sheep herded up

    Nearshore reefs out of Charleston fill up with sheepshead in March
    February 12 at 9:53am
    Regan Norris caught this beautiful rainbow trout in the waters of South Carolina’s Lower Saluda River.

    Try Saluda for surprise rainbows

    Stocked trout in Midlands river are ready for March lures
    February 12 at 9:48am
    Big wahoo are a common bluewater catch late in the winter and early in the spring in bluewater areas of South Carolina’s northern coastline.

    Wahoo have bluewater covered

    Winyah Scarp, Georgetown Hole should hold plenty of ‘hoos throughout March
    February 12 at 9:42am