• Fishing

    Paul Blackwell caught this 82-pound catfish at Santee, and both of his daughters also caught their personal bests on the same trip.

    Santee angler catches 82-pound catfish

    His daughters pitch in with a 59-pounder and 54-pounder
    3 hours ago
    Jason Williamson is one of four Carolina anglers fishing in the 2017 Bassmaster Classic

    Four anglers from Carolinas fishing in 2017 Bassmaster Classic

    Super Bowl of fishing is this weekend, March 24 through 26
    16 hours ago
    The key to catching spawning crappie is to understand how they approach their spawning areas.

    The key to catching more spring crappie

    Understanding how crappie approach spawning areas
    Yesterday at 11:47pm
    The NCWRC is hosting an all-female fly-fishing weekend in Mills River as part of the Commission's BOW program.

    NCWRC offers fly fishing weekend for women in Mills River

    Weekend open to women of all skill levels
    March 21 at 9:52am
    A change of clothes packed in a vacuum-sealed bag gives winter anglers a way to get dry if they suffer a dunking.

    Don’t let an early spring swim chill your fishing fun

    Change of clothes in vacuum-sealed bag could keep a dunking from being fatal
    March 20 at 12:50pm
    Collins Boating, the long-standing Smithfield, N.C.-based boat dealership, is the newest dealer signed by Southport Boats.

    Collins Boating now carrying Southport Boats

    Southport Boats recently signed Collins as their newest dealer
    March 17 at 2:05am
    Dozens of exhibitors will be on hand at this weekend's Cape Fear Wildlife Expo in Fayetteville.

    Cape Fear Wildlife Expo makes Fayetteville debut

    Dozens of outdoor exhibitors will be on hand
    March 14 at 6:28pm
    A tiny stinger hook on a small leader can help you catch more catfish, especially when they are striking short on your bait.

    Catch more catfish with this one tip

    A tiny detail can help hook even big catfish
    March 14 at 10:01am
    This dead-bait trick will help you fool speckled trout and other gamefish.

    How to make dead bait look and act alive

    This dead bait trick will help you fool more fish
    March 13 at 6:36pm

    Tips for catching redfish when water temperatures fluctuate

    Swings in water temps not stopping anglers from catching redfish
    March 13 at 12:14am
    Seung Noh set the new Mt. Pleasant Pier sheepshead record with this brute.

    Angler catches 13-pound, 11-ounce sheepshead from Mt. Pleasant Pier

    Fish sets new pier record for sheepshead
    March 08 at 9:55pm
    Bennett Pridgen caught this double-digit bass at Badin Lake in February.

    Badin Lake angler catches 12-pound, 6-ounce bass

    Same angler caught 7-pound bass on same trip
    March 06 at 9:32pm
    George Dillinger, Daniel LeGrande, and Patrick Callahan pose with one of the giant tuna they caught off of Oregon Inlet on Feb. 22.

    900-pound tuna, 600-pound tuna caught off of Oregon Inlet

    Both fish caught on same trip from 27-foot boat
    March 06 at 9:16pm
    North Carolina's new four-fish limit on flounder applies to coastal, joint, and inland waters.

    North Carolina's new flounder limit now in effect

    Four-fish limit is for coastal, joint, and inland waters
    March 02 at 8:38pm
    March is the time for high-speed trolling, which entices wahoo into biting.

    Top 3 tips for catching more March wahoo

    Proper speed is number one key to hooking wahoo in spring
    March 02 at 5:01am
    Two consecutive years of falling flounder numbers has lead to a reduction in flounder limits for N.C. anglers.

    Flounder limit reduced to four because of overfishing

    Officials say failure to implement the new restrictions could lead to catastrophe.
    February 24 at 7:52am