• Fishing

    Guide Inky Davis looks for bass in September around isolated trees and vegetation.

    Santee fish are on the move

    September is big transition month on lakes
    September 16 at 9:00am
    Restrictions and bag limits are almost non-existent for white perch. The fish are an invasive species and considered a nuisance by most states in the southeast.

    Year-round white perch

    September 15 at 7:00am
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    September 15 at 7:00am
    Oregon Inlet, crossed by NC 12 over Bonner Bridge, offers access to some of the best offshore fishing grounds in the world.

    Oregon Inlet: Famous, infamous

    September 15 at 7:00am
    Mike Curtis of Rockingham, N.C., said it’s so easy to catch big catfish in the Pee Dee River that anyone can do it.

    Pee Dee River catfish made for floating boats

    Trophy fish are available for much of river’s length
    September 14 at 9:00am
    Dave Pfeiffer, president of Shimano Fishing North America, caught this 219-pound tuna on antique tackle and 24-thread line last month.

    Isle of Palms angler lands 219 pound tuna on antique tackle

    Became only third angler to land 200+ pound tuna on 24 thread line
    September 12 at 8:47pm
    The invisible nature of fluorocarbon could make a big difference when fish are being finicky. A short section of leader is easy to tie in between your terminal tackle and running line.

    Fluorocarbon’s lethal edge

    When fishing gets tough, a fluorocarbon leader might make a huge difference
    September 12 at 9:00am
    Nick Palombi (left), Mark Davis (center), and Capt. Steve Montgomery pose with Davis' 12-pound, 5-ounce gray snapper, which is the new NC state record.

    Lexington, SC angler sets new NC state record gray snapper

    New gag grouper NC record caught by Clayton, NC angler
    September 08 at 6:01pm
    Alex Ng caught this double-digit flounder while fishing with his wife along the wall at Morehead City.

    Morehead City angler boats 12.33 pound flounder

    Flatfish was second double digit flounder for same angler
    September 07 at 3:09pm
    CCA SC and Sea Hunt boats will give away a $43,000 Sea Hunt boat package tomorrow, Sept. 5 at 1:30 on Facebook Live. One participant of the 2018 CCA STAR tournament will win the boat.

    CCA SC, Sea Hunt giving away $43,000 boat package tomorrow

    Drawing among STAR participants will be at 1:30 pm
    September 04 at 2:08pm
    Maluna cooler

    Maluna: coolers without hinges

    September 01 at 7:00am
    Danco’s 7.5-inch Prodigy pliers

    Danco Prodigy pliers

    September 01 at 7:00am
    Largemouth bass will be paying more attention to baitfish in the fall than perhaps at any other time of year.

    Follow the baitfish move

    Swimbaits, square-billed crankbaits are the ticket when bait, bass head to creeks
    September 01 at 7:00am
    Whether he’s feeding white perch to Lake Gaston’s trophy catfish or eating them himself, catfish guide Zakk Royce knows there’s plenty of perch to go round.

    Solve the perch equation

    Fishing for food or bait? White perch are one fish that fills the bill in both instances across the Carolinas. Here’s how to fill your bait tank and fish fryer.
    September 01 at 7:00am