• Fishing

    Outer Banks fishermen have had one of their best trout seasons ever this year, and prospects for a great November are even better.

    OBX specks are on

    Great November expected at Hatteras
    October 27, 2017 at 11:35am
    Guide Gus Gustafson looks forward to fall fishing for spotted bass because falling water temperatures make the aggressive little bass even more aggressive.

    Time for Norman’s spotted bass

    Cooling weather sends spotted bass on feeding spree
    October 27, 2017 at 11:21am
    Brandon Cobb said largemouth bass will head up Lake Hartwell’s creeks this month, following schools of threadfin shad.

    Hit Lake Hartwell bass

    Spots, largemouths are feeding up
    October 27, 2017 at 10:47am
    Finding clean water and good current flow are two keys to catching Murrells Inlet specks.

    Murrells Inlet trout action peaks

    Look for clear water, plenty of current in one of Carolinas’ top spots
    October 27, 2017 at 10:23am
    Jamie Bateman and Dalton Reames working on filling up a 48-qt cooler in St. Helena Sound in South Carolina's lowcountry.

    Shrimpers still limiting out along South Carolina coast

    Recreational shrimp baiting season closes soon
    October 24, 2017 at 7:22am
    Plenty of flounder load up on nearshore reefs in the fall, especially the Edisto nearshore reef.

    Edisto nearshore reef is flounder haven

    Catch more flounder with these tips
    October 18, 2017 at 10:01am
    Areas around creek mouths and bridges turn on for Jordan Lake crappie in October as the water temperature falls.

    Jordan slabs turn real cool

    Falling water temperatures bring on a great fall crappie bite in mouths of creeks
    October 18, 2017 at 12:01am
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    Stop releasing sluggish fish
    October 13, 2017 at 10:04pm
    Visit Anderson is hosting the B.A.S.S. Nation Championship Oct. 19-21 at Lake Hartwell. The top three finishers will qualify for the 2018 Bassmaster Championship, which will be on Lake Hartwell next March.

    Lake Hartwell hosting B.A.S.S. Nation Championship next weekend

    Top three finishers will qualify for 2018 Bassmaster Classic
    October 12, 2017 at 2:29pm
    Team USA took the silver medal in the XIII Black Bass World Championships in South Africa.

    Team USA snags silver medal in Black Bass World Championship

    N.C.'s David Fritts was part of Team USA
    October 10, 2017 at 12:14am
    The Pechmann Fishing Education Center is offering four free fishing workshops thorugh October.

    Fishing workshops offered at Pechmann Center this month

    Lure making, pier fishing among courses offered
    October 06, 2017 at 8:49pm
    The NCWRC is offering free outdoor-related workshops at the Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education throughout October.

    NCWRC offering free outdoor-related workshops throughout October

    Classroom, and nature-based instruction included
    October 06, 2017 at 8:26am
    On Oct. 1, 34 trout waters in 20 WNC counties changed from Hatchery Supported Trout Waters to Delayed Harvest Trout Waters until June 1, 2018.

    N.C.'s Delayed Harvest Trout Waters regulations now in effect

    Regulations cover 34 trout waters in 20 WNC counties
    October 02, 2017 at 9:19am