• Fishing

    When Blaine Anderson saw this johnboat floating 60 miles offshore, he knew the dolphinfish would be there.

    Anglers catching plenty of dolphin around abandoned johnboat

    Wayward johnboat spotted several times in past week
    August 08 at 2:07pm
    CCA SC tagged and released 60 redfish as part of the 2018 STAR tournament.

    Catch a redfish, win $43,000 Sea Hunt boat package

    One month left for CCA SC STAR tournament
    August 08 at 1:30pm
    Christy Medlin shows off a nice sheepshead caught with a fiddler crab on a Ralph Phillips jighead while fishing with Marc Deschenes of VIP Adventures (843-708-5473).

    Catch more sheepshead with these tips

    Sneaky bait thieves are stacked up on inshore structure
    August 06 at 1:02pm
    Andy Ball and Brent Milgrom pose with two Winyah Bay redfish. Ball caught a tagged redfish on the same day.

    Charlotte angler catches redfish that was tagged 21 years ago

    Fish caught in Winyah Bay, originally tagged at Wappoo Cut
    August 05 at 9:03pm
    Project ReSpeck, a collaboration of RedFin Charters, Z-Man, Eye Strike Fishing, and CCA SC, presented this check to the SCDNR's Waddell Center for fish restoration efforts.

    Project ReSpeck, CCA SC contribute $25,000 for fish restoration

    Money will fund five breeding, stock enhancement tanks
    August 02 at 2:14pm
    Tyler Barnes and Emily Howell pose with the 68-pound blue catfish they caught on July 30 to win the two-month long EZ Bait and Tackle EZ3 tournament.

    Pikeville angler catches, releases 68-pound blue catfish

    Big blue took first place in two-month long tournament
    August 01 at 7:18pm
    OtterBox cooler

    OtterBox coolers

    August 01 at 7:00am

    Cover

    August 01 at 7:00am
    Shimano’s Curado casting rods

    Shimano’s Curado casting rods

    August 01 at 7:00am
    Culprit’s Water Dragon

    Culprit’s Water Dragon

    August 01 at 7:00am
    Lake Wateree stripers are on a feeding ramage in August.

    Hot Wateree stripers

    The striped bass fishery at South Carolina’s Lake Wateree has rebounded, and it’s time for anglers to take advantage of great fishing -- even during the summer.
    August 01 at 7:00am
    Bass in coastal rivers aren’t slowed down nearly as much by summer’s heat as their cousins in reservoirs are.

    Ol’ Man River - Bass are at home on South Carolina’s Blackwater rivers

    Topwater baits are the in-baits for summer bass on two of South Carolina’s finest blackwater rivers, the Waccamaw and Little Pee Dee.
    August 01 at 7:00am
    Moving water allows bass to live in more shallow water and feed more actively in the dead of summer, so  leaving the main body of a lake and heading upriver is a great idea.

    August doesn't mean no action

    Leave the deep water behind and head upriver or into the backs of creeks for bass
    August 01 at 7:00am
    Don’t miss out on this summer visitor to South Carolina’s inshore waters: the jack crevalle.

    All jacked up for Charleston jacks

    Charleston Harbor is a great spot to do battle with a summer visitor: the tackle-busting jack crevalle. Don’t miss the opportunity.
    August 01 at 7:00am
    Crankbaits are an often-overlooked weapon in an angler’s crappie arsenal.

    Cranking up crappie

    When slabs reach their summer haunts in deeper water, if often takes a vibrating, rattling crankbait to draw a strike. Here’s how to get one.
    August 01 at 7:00am
    Don’t give up on summer specks, especially around Sneads Ferry, N.C.

    For speckled trout, the heat is on

    Sneads Ferry waters can still produce plenty of gator trout despite sizzling summer temperatures — if you know the hows, wheres and whens.
    August 01 at 7:00am