• Fishing

    Marty Robinson and six other anglers from the Carolinas made the roster for the 2018 Bassmaster Elite Series.

    Seven Carolina anglers make 2018 Bassmaster Elite Series roster

    One will compete for Rookie of the Year
    December 13, 2017 at 2:23pm
    Anglers and boaters like Capt. Ben Powers pay license and registration fees, and may pay more in 2018 if state lawmakers have their way.

    South Carolina hunters and anglers face increase in license fees

    State lawmakers have asked SCDNR for ideas on increasing revenue
    December 12, 2017 at 2:34pm
    Trolling a mile off the beach helped this Southport, NC crew land the 92-inch bluefin tuna shown here.

    Southport crew lands 92-inch bluefin one mile off beach

    Anglers teamed up to bring fish in quickly
    December 07, 2017 at 10:08pm
    Albemarle Sound stripers provide plenty of action for anglers in December, especially if they’re schooling in open water.

    Find Albemarle sound stripers

    Schooling action can rule the day in December
    December 04, 2017 at 10:37am
    Robbie Burr, who guided for catfish on Blewett Falls Lake before recently retiring, said the lake has several winter hot spots that are rarely unproductive.

    Visit the catfish log jam

    Blewett Falls offers great December action
    December 04, 2017 at 10:33am
    Guide Chris Simpson said Lake Murray is liable to spit out some big blue catfish during the winter, beginning this month.

    Get Murray blues

    Guide expects plenty of big winter fish
    December 04, 2017 at 10:29am
    Guide Gene Crawford covers plenty of water drifting cut bait in December for Santee Cooper catfish.

    Drift for Santee Cooper catfish

    Bite is steady, and it can produce some huge fish in December
    December 04, 2017 at 10:28am
    Bruiser amberjacks show up in December around a variety of offshore reefs off South Carolina’s Grand Strand.

    Get jacked up

    Amberjack invade Grand Strand reefs
    December 04, 2017 at 10:24am
    Striped bass move into South Carolina’s Little River and the neighboring ICW when the water temperature drops into the low 60s and bait gangs up there.

    Chase Little River stripers

    Migrating fish will replace trout, reds as targets
    December 04, 2017 at 10:21am
    Guide Rob McComas catches big spotted bass on Lake Jocassee during December, looking for them in deeper creek and river channels.

    Jocassee bass heat up

    Big fish, big numbers get active on Upstate lake
    December 04, 2017 at 10:15am
    The area around Frying Pan Tower, about 30 miles offshore of Cape Fear, holds plenty of king mackerel as the water cools in late fall.

    Tower-ing kings

    Frying Pan Tower is king mackerel heaven
    December 04, 2017 at 10:13am
    Cold weather doesn’t slow down the redfish bite in the New River around Jacksonville.

    Hot New River reds

    When trout fishing slacks, reds still bite
    December 04, 2017 at 10:12am
    Crappie will gang up around brush piles in many of Kerr Lake’s feeder creeks when the water cools in December.

    Brush up on Kerr Lake crappie

    Cooler weather pushes slabs to brush in big lake’s tributary creeks
    December 04, 2017 at 10:08am
    Capt. David Hilton said anglers can sleep at little late and still catch plenty of Santee's crappie this time of year.

    Top tips for cold weather crappie at Santee

    Odd technique keeps anglers at proper depth
    November 30, 2017 at 8:53pm
    Anglers across the Carolinas can harvest red snapper for a third 2017 mini-season which starts on Dec. 8.

    Red snapper season reopening for three days in December

    Carolina anglers can keep one fish per day Dec. 8, 9, 10
    November 27, 2017 at 2:19pm
    Walker Baldwin, Shane Smith, Clay Walker, and Ross Carroll were fishing out of Masonboro Inlet with they caught this big wahoo while trolling.

    Hampstead angler boats 108-pound wahoo out of Masonboro Inlet

    Crew followed big wahoo up with a 70 pounder
    November 09, 2017 at 8:31pm