• Hunting

    This Guilford County hunter shot this trophy on Sept. 18, and he had to take a dip in a pond to retrieve it.

    Guilford County deputy sheriff downs 175-inch behemoth

    Hunter had to take a swim to retrieve the buck
    September 20 at 4:01pm
    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
    After an uncooperative doe walked out of range, this trophy mainframe 8-point buck offered Jonathan Linens a shot.

    Caswell County hunter downs big 8-point buck

    Deer had 12-inch G2s, 18-inch inside spread
    September 20 at 8:18am
    Jason Carter killed this 10-point trophy in Alamance County after watching him grow on trail camera for the past two years.

    *VIDEO* Alamance County hunter bags trophy 10-point

    Buck had tall tine, symmetrical 138+ inch rack
    September 19 at 4:01pm
    Janet Jones stuck this Pope & Young buck on Sept. 9 in Stokes County. The 10-point has been green-scored in the 140s.

    Stokes County grandma arrows 10-point buck in velvet

    Buck green-scored in the 140s
    September 19 at 9:01am
    Hunter Stevens let this buck walk for 5 years, monitoring his progress before killing the 140-class 9-pointer.

    Thomasville hunter arrows 9-point, 140-class buck

    Buck had 21.25-inch inside spread
    September 18 at 7:29am
    The NCWRC alerted hunters that they may find dead deer while hunting this season as a result of hemorrhagic disease.

    Hemorrhagic disease reported in five North Carolina counties

    Dead, dying, and sick dear reported in Southern Appalachians
    September 18 at 4:01am
    Chris Phinney proved that small parcels of land in urban areas can hold trophy bucks.

    North Raleigh hunter sticks trophy buck on 15-acre plot in Wake County

    8-point buck had 9-inch G2
    September 18 at 4:01am
    Bradley Hughes just wanted some doe meat for the freezer, but he couldn't pass up the opportunity when this 10-point in velvet offered him a shot.

    Elloree hunter goes doe hunting, bags a trophy buck in velvet

    Full velvet 10-point was too much to resist
    September 14 at 8:59pm
    After 43 years of hunting, Joey Johnston finally killed the record book buck he's been dreaming of.

    After 43 years, Horry County hunter bags trophy book buck

    146-inch, 8-point buck weighed 198 pounds
    September 14 at 1:25pm
    An Upstate hunter using a thermal scope mistakenly shot and killed a man during a hog hunt Wednesday night.

    Hunter shoots, kills Upstate man after mistaking him for a hog

    Shooter saw man on all fours through thermal scope in grass
    September 13 at 10:52pm
    Jennifer Morris passed on this buck all last season, and it grew into a doozy.

    Rougemont huntress sticks 15-point, 138-inch non-typical buck

    She let the same deer walk all last season
    September 13 at 10:20pm
    Hamilton Ridge is just one of the WMAs currently closed due to storm damage from Hurricane Irma.

    More South Carolina property closures due to Hurricane Irma

    Closed areas range from the Lowcountry to the Upstate
    September 13 at 9:58pm
    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
    Bear Island and a handful of other WMAs are currently closed due to storm damage.

    Several South Carolina WMAs closed temporarily

    Hunting, other activities suspended until further notice
    September 12 at 8:52pm
    Elon's Alex Hughes killed this buck, his personal best, on opening day of 2017.

    Elon hunter downs 9-point, 159-inch buck on opening day

    His biggest buck yet
    September 12 at 7:56pm