• Fishing

    Plenty of stripers can be caught at High Rock this time of year, and very few of them are small fish.

    These are the keys to catching High Rock stripers in winter

    Follow these tips to put more stripers in your boat
    23 hours ago
    Dieter Melhorn shows off a typical winter striper for Lake Wateree.

    VIDEO: Catching stripers on Lake Wateree

    Winter time is a good time for stripers on Wateree
    23 hours ago
    The NCWRC has approved 38 rule changes for North Carolina's 2017-18 hunting and fishing seasons.

    NCWRC sets hunting, fishing regulations for 2017-18

    38 proposed rule changes were approved
    Yesterday at 2:45pm
    North Carolina anglers will have a four month cobia season in 2017, beginning May 1.

    N.C. Marine Fisheries Commission sets four-month cobia season for 2017

    Anglers, boats will have creel limits, 36-inch size minimum, reporting requirement
    Yesterday at 11:25am
    Fishing

    Hit the swamps for February bass

    Two lures can catch plenty of bass in these locations
    Yesterday at 6:42pm
    Jigs can be effective on Lake Wylie's winter bass, but that's not the only lure worth trying this time of year.

    How to catch Lake Wylie's winter bass

    Border lake considered one of Carolinas' best cold-weather hotspots
    February 17 at 11:37pm
    After a vote by the NCMFC, shrimp trolling in North Carolina's state waters appears to be limited.

    N.C. Marine Fisheries Commission votes to tighten trawling regulations

    Vote designates state waters as nursery areas, restricts trawling gear
    February 16 at 5:30pm
    Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing is holding the 4th Annual Marabou Madness Fly-Tying Event on March 4 in Fayetteville.

    Project Healing Waters holding fly-tying event March 4

    Organization aids injured veterans and servicemembers
    February 14 at 10:11pm
    North Carolina's hatchery supported trout waters will close soon, and the NCWRC will stock over 900,000 trout, then reopen those waters on April 1.

    Hatchery supported trout waters closing Feb. 28

    NCWRC will stock waters, reopen them to fishing April 1
    February 14 at 9:42pm
    Dieter Melhorn caught this big blue on Lake Wylie, but it wasn't the first time the fish had been caught.

    VIDEO: Tagged 52-pound blue catfish caught, released

    Fish was caught, released for second time out of Lake Wylie
    February 14 at 11:07am
    Tony Alexander shows off a Lake Murray blue that hit his Whisker Seeker WST-Rattler rig.

    Catch more catfish by adding noise to the line

    Bass love noisemaking baits, and so do catfish
    February 07 at 9:44pm
    Don't wait until it's too late; get your outboard serviced now.

    Top 3 reasons to get your outboard serviced now

    Don't wait until it's too late
    February 06 at 9:37pm
    Believing they had a tournament-winning trout on the line, two Lake Jocassee anglers were surprised to see it was a striper, which are not known to exist in the Upstate lake.

    Lake Jocassee trout anglers surprised by striper catch

    First known striper caught in Lake Jocassee
    February 04 at 7:24pm
    A new bill was introduced on Feb. 2 to change the size limit on South Carolina flounder.

    New flounder regulations proposed in South Carolina

    Bill introduced to change size limit for flounder
    February 02 at 10:25pm
    Bob and Nancy Slagle caught this trout while fishing recently with Capt. Rick Percy of Reel Chance Charters.

    Tips for catching Feburary's trout

    Two trout experts share tips on mild winter speck fishing
    February 02 at 3:38pm
    What would you do if you gigged an undersized flounder, or killed a hen while shooting a longbeard?

    You gigged an undersized flounder. Now what do you do?

    Or killed a hen while shooting a longbeard?
    January 31 at 2:13pm