• Fishing

    Capt. Addison Rupert (left) has played a role in catching almost a dozen South Carolina tarpon this year.

    Anglers in both Carolinas catching tarpon

    Hot tarpon bite hasn't slowed yet
    September 08 at 12:03am
    Learn how to catch fall trout, and many other fishing techniques at the Fishing Expo during the 2017 Wilmington Boat Show this weekend.

    Wilmington Boat Show starts tomorrow

    Fishing Expo, on-the-water boat testing part of show
    September 07 at 11:47am
    Robert Grooms shows off a deep-water Santee Cooper bluegill.

    How to catch deep-water panfish

    Going deep is the key
    September 06 at 4:01pm
    A Sea Hunt BX 22 bay boat will be given away at the CCA SC's Pee Dee banquet Sept. 7, 2017.

    "Someone IS going to win this boat!" -CCASC

    Sea Hunt boat being given away by CCA SC tomorrow night
    September 06 at 10:01am
    The old Hwy. 41 bridge has been removed and will become a part of the South Carolina Memorial Reef.

    Old steel bridge becoming fishing reef

    Reef will be located 50 miles off coast of Charleston
    September 05 at 10:01am
    Mountain trout and the best ways to catch them will be featured at the Mountain State Fair Sept. 8 - 17.

    Mountain State Fair exhibit to showcase mountain trout

    Trout regulations, seasons, best locations will be featured
    September 05 at 12:24am
    Take advantage of the Carolinas’ border water bounty.

    Border water bounty - Don’t forget that state-line fishing bounty

    Inshore waters around the South Carolina-North Carolina line hold plenty of gamefish to target, and September begins fall fishing that’s the year’s best.
    September 01 at 7:00am
    Know how to solve September’s bass puzzle in the Carolinas.

    September bass equation - All creeks aren’t created equal. Which ones will bass use in the fall?

    Current, stained water and baitfish are building blocks for some great fishing as summer gives way to fall in the Carolinas and bass make a big move.
    September 01 at 7:00am
    Allen Cain of Sight Fish NC believes that bass fishermen who can adjust to the movement of the tides will soon feel right at home catching redfish.

    Saltwater bassin’ - Try these bassin’ tactics for Carolina redfish

    One of the best ways to catch Carolina redfish in late summer and early fall is pretend you’re fishing for largemouth bass.
    September 01 at 7:00am
    Darcy Hill catches plenty of fall sheepshead on oyster and clam meat around Charleston, S.C., partly because fiddler crabs get harder to find, and partly because they’re productive baits.

    Top tips for catching lowcountry sheepshead

    Piers and pilings are home base for striped bandits
    August 30 at 3:28pm
    Striped bass, as well as largemouth bass, will school in the upper part of Roanoke Rapids Lake on cloudy days, giving guide Tim Biesecker  plenty of topwater action.

    Clouds are the bomb

    Overcast days key action at Roanoke Rapids
    August 30 at 3:10pm
    Bass pro Dearal Rodgers does a lot of damage in the fall fishing for bass in Lake Wateree’s shallow grass.

    Hit grass bass

    Wateree fish move to vegetation
    August 30 at 3:05pm
    Lake Marion’s Sparkleberry Swamp will hold plenty of crappie this month, with fish relating to flooded cypress trees.

    Tree huggers now!

    Sparkleberry Swamp slabs love trees
    August 30 at 2:57pm
    Murrells Inlet flounder fishing really turns on in September when estuary waters cool and good numbers of fish return.

    Flounder begin move to MI estuary

    Dropping water temperatures kick off great fall fishing season for flatfish
    August 30 at 2:46pm
    Guide Richard Andrews catches plenty of fall stripers in the Pamlico River.

    A bridge to stripers

    Pamlico River fish love pilings, topwaters
    August 30 at 2:44pm
    White marlin make a big showing in the bluewater off Oregon Inlet in late summer and fall; double-digit catches aren’t uncommon.

    OBX whiteout

    Oregon Inlet anglers welcome billfish
    August 30 at 2:34pm