• Hunting

    Squirrels will stay put when treed by two hunters standing on either side of a tree, but when one hunter circles the trunk, the squirrel will often give himself away.

    Put the stroll on late-season squirrels

    Hunt bushytails with a buddy and put the squeeze on them
    February 23 at 9:35pm
    A variety of hunter skills will be assessed during the 40th Annual Youth Hunter Educations Skills Tournaments to be held in March.

    40th Youth Hunter Education Skills Tournament held in March

    Events include archery, shotgun, rifle
    February 23 at 6:15am
    This rack, which was found by McLeansville hunter Clinton Wicker, will be among the many scored this weekend at the Dixie Deer Classic in Raleigh.

    McLeansville hunter’s pick-up rack will be among biggest scored at Dixie Deer Classic

    Huge 14-pointer found dead during December hunt in Person County
    February 19 at 5:14pm

    Plane hits deer during takeoff in Charlotte, N.C.

    Returns to airport safely, passengers unharmed
    February 16 at 4:50pm
    Stephen Tucker of Sumner County, Tenn. poses with the world record non-typical, hunter-killed whitetail deer.

    Tennessee whitetail is new Boone and Crockett world record

    Non-typical buck had small rack, many points
    February 16 at 9:17am
    Antler scoring sessions will take place throughout South Carolina during the month of March.

    S.C. deer antler scoring sessions held statewide throughout March

    Measurements are based on Boone and Crockett system
    February 14 at 10:58pm
    Learn the proper methods of trapping coyotes on March 30 - 31. Registration is limited to first 30 applicants, so apply now.

    Learn to trap coyotes March 30, 31

    SCDNR, S.C. Trappers Association hosting workshop
    February 14 at 10:26pm
    Taryn McCutchen always makes sure to get her turkey tags early, just like the SCDNR urges all hunters to do.

    SCDNR reminds turkey hunters to get their tags

    Turkey hunting season is March 20 through May 5 in S.C.
    February 14 at 9:23pm
    The Wateree Range is the newest shotgun sports facility in South Carolina's midlands.

    New shotgun sports facility opens in South Carolina

    Wateree Range is open to the public
    February 13 at 3:29pm
    The NCWRC is looking for help in identifying the shooter of a bald eagle killed in Chatham County.

    Bald eagle shot and killed; NCWRC asking for public's help

    Reward offered for information leading to arrest
    February 09 at 8:07am
    Kayla Casey's husband spent a day custom-building this AR10 rifle, and she pulled the trigger on this big boar.

    What type of gun do you hunt hogs with?

    This N.C. hunter custom built an AR10, then armed his wife with it
    February 07 at 3:35pm
    Despite some of the most liberal hunting regulations in the Carolinas, coyotes continue to be a problem in both states.

    Where did all these coyotes come from?

    Despite liberal hunting limits, coyotes are a problem in both Carolinas
    February 07 at 1:40pm
    Coyotes kill turkeys, so the NWTF Granville County Chapter says

    Coyote hunting competition Feb. 17 - 19 in Granville County, N.C.

    "Save a turkey; kill a coyote"
    February 06 at 10:06pm
    If you accidentally killed a hen while shooting a gobbler, what would the game warden do?

    What would the game warden do?

    If you accidently shot a hen or gigged an undersized flounder
    February 06 at 8:31pm
    The NCWRC and NWTF are teaming up to offer 14 free turkey hunting seminars across North Carolina throughout the month of March.

    NCWRC teaming with NWTF to offer 14 turkey hunting seminars

    Events are free, held throughout March
    January 30 at 12:59pm
    The SCDNR is hosting the 2017 Shooting Sports Field Day this coming Saturday.

    SCDNR hosting Shooting Sports Field Day Feb. 4

    All equipment, training, and safety instruction provided free of charge
    January 29 at 1:45pm