|Shelby bass pro strikes it rich on Alabama's Lake Eufala
285 Views - Posted: May 18 at 10:57 pm
Bass pro Bryan Thrift of Shelby scored his fourth major national tournament win on Sunday, taking the FLW Tour event on Alabama’s Lake Eufala by more than three pounds.
|Commercial shrimpers will have to add second bycatch device on June 1
706 Views - Posted: May 18 at 7:30 am
Shrimp fishermen will be required to use an additional bycatch reduction device in their trawl nets beginning June 1, and they will have a wider range of certified bycatch reduction devices to choose from than in the past.
|Black sea bass closure ends May 15 north of Cape Hatteras
918 Views - Posted: May 05 at 8:37 am
The recreational black sea bass fishing season will open May 15 in both federal and North Carolina waters north of Cape Hatteras, according to the N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries.
57 Views - Posted: May 01 at 7:00 am
RigRaps are small, plastic boxes of various sizes that will neatly hold individual, pre-tied rigs for all kinds of fishing. Open the box, unwind the leader, tie the running line to the swivel and you’re ready. When you’re finished, place the swivel in the middle of the box, then wind the line around a raised, plastic oval and clip the hook back in next to the swivel. The cases can be threaded onto Velcro straps that can be fastened to console railings or T-Top supports for easy access.
|Daiwa’s Zillion reels
83 Views - Posted: May 01 at 7:00 am
Daiwa’s hugely popular Zillion TWS reels just got faster with the introduction of the Xtra Hyper Speed XXS reels with a blazing 9.1:1 retrieve speed. The new Zillion Baitcasting reels offer some very advanced features, including their revolutionary T-Wing System (TWS) and Free Floating spool system, which together give you an even farther cast. When you combine these two systems along with Daiwa’s Magforce-Z anti-backlash control you will get a smooth effortless cast with increased distance.
|The Gator Country
63 Views - Posted: May 01 at 7:00 am
Ruger and TALO Distributors combined recently to produce a limited edition of the .22LR rifle with an extremely detailed and textured reptile design. The Gator Country 10/22 features a beautifully carved Gator head cut into the walnut stock of an 18 ½-inch barrel, with a gold bead front sight on the Alloy Steel semi-auto. This rifle will be produced through November of 2015 and can be ordered through any local stocking Ruger dealer.
|Duck Commander and Buck Commander cases
44 Views - Posted: May 01 at 7:00 am
Americase, Inc. recently announced the completion of their newest case lines for Buck Commander and Duck Commander. The cases are not only stylish, but built extremely tough to handle the rigors of travel, as well as the demands of the outdoors. Willie Robertson, the CEO of Buck Commander and Duck Commander, said the cases have been field-tested during their own hunting excursions and they stood up to whatever was thrown at them.
|iHunt Speaker and App Combo
59 Views - Posted: May 01 at 7:00 am
Extreme Dimension’s iHunt Speaker has been paired with the iHunt by Ruger app to turn your smartphone into a complete game call system. This combo allows hunters to use a smartphone as the controller for more than 600 sounds from deer, coyote, turkeys, ducks and 42 other species. In addition to the library of calls, the iHunt by Ruger app features hunt logs, solunar times, weather and more.
|Evolved’s Under Armour
40 Views - Posted: May 01 at 7:00 am
Evolved’s Under Armour line of scent-control products don’t mask human scent, they create a chemical reaction that permanently eliminates odors. The Under Armour scent elimination line is safe for materials like carbon and waterproof clothing and is effective on both organic and inorganic odors. The products include Under Armour Scent Elimination Laundry Detergent, Dryer Sheets, 32-ounce and 12-ounce Spray bottles, BOV Spray and Shampoo/Body Wash.
|Forbush White wins senior division in state youth hunter-safety tournament
486 Views - Posted: April 28 at 10:30 am
Forbush High School’s White team and Park Ridge Christian School emerged as champions at the 2015 Youth Hunter Education Skills Tournament last Saturday in Ellerbe.
|Shelby pro strikes it rich on Arkansas' Beaver Lake
497 Views - Posted: April 27 at 10:15 pm
The banks are closed on Sundays, but bass pro Matt Arey of Shelby got a big payday last Sunday when he won the FLW Tour event on Beaver Lake out of Flippin, Ark., taking home $125,000.
|Team from Bandys H.S. wins high school national bass-fishing championship
564 Views - Posted: April 27 at 6:27 am
Kristopher Queen and Tyler Black of Bandys High School in Catawba brought their second great catch in a row to the scales on Sunday to win the FLW/TBF High School Fishing National Championship on Grand Lake near Rogers, Ark.