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    Cody Brown poses with the 695-pound bear he killed near Kenansville on Nov. 11.

    Duplin County hunter bags huge bear

    Bear weighed 695-pounds
    November 27, 2015 at 11:12pm
    Riley Harrison of Woodruff took his first bear while hunting with the Mike Morgan Hunt Party in connection with the Outdoor Dream Foundation near Laurel Fork Creek.

    2015 bear season was good one for Upstate region

    3rd-best on record, 2015 bear season included 2nd largest ever for SC
    November 19, 2015 at 7:48pm
    Tower shoots offer quick shooting, and are one of the most exciting ways to bag a pheasant in South Carolina.

    Pheasant tower shoots offer a different bird hunting experience

    Clinton House Plantation, Field & Fin Adventures have hunts Nov. 21
    November 11, 2015 at 10:36pm
    Keeping firearms clean is an important, though unpleasant, part of hunting, but Swab-its is making it easier and less messy to do this task.

    Gun cleaning, made easier and less messy

    Swab-its are available up to .50-caliber
    October 28, 2015 at 6:45am
    Keeping your gun barrels clean is important, but often messy. Swab-its products make the task easier and less messy.

    Gun cleaning, made easier and less messy

    Stop dreading the task of keeping your gun barrels clean
    October 26, 2015 at 11:45am
    Heath Smith killed this 502 1/2-pound bear last Saturday in Greenville County.

    Easley hunter kills 502-pound bear in Greenville County

    Hunter is current South Carolina bear record holder
    October 23, 2015 at 11:11am
    Squirrels are fun to shoot, and make tasty meals. And thanks to a program from the Mepps lure company, hunters can turn their tails into fishing lures.

    Turn squirrel tails into fishing lures

    Mepps will purchase or trade for lures
    October 05, 2015 at 8:47am
    Hunters can turn their squirrel tails into fishing lures with this program.

    With squirrel season in, hunters turn squirrel tails into fishing lures

    Mepps will purchase or trade for lures
    October 05, 2015 at 6:45am
    The new 3600+ acre Wateree River Heritage Preserve WMA in Richland County is now open.

    New midlands-area WMA open for South Carolina hunters

    WMA features archery hunts, and lottery hunts for deer and waterfowl
    October 02, 2015 at 6:45am
    Squirrels, like these taken by the author, are abundant across South Carolina, especially on some larger WMAs with plenty of bottomland habitat.

    Squirrels are abundant statewide

    September 15, 2015 at 7:00am
    Trapping coyotes before they can prey on the latest crop of newborn fawns should be the No. 1 task for landowners this month.

    Turn up the heat on coyotes now

    May 15, 2015 at 7:00am
    Raccoons and other egg-eaters are the primary reason for poor reproduction of wild turkeys.

    Predator control: Safeguard the nest

    March 15, 2015 at 8:00am
    Shotguns in the smaller gauges are about all a hunter needs to kill woodcock, a small, fast-flying upland gamebird.

    ItÂ’s in the bag

    January 15, 2015 at 7:00am
    Woodcocks use their long bills to find worms in wet or damp soils.

    Desperately seeking surveys

    January 15, 2015 at 7:00am
    This prime quail habitat was created by the excavation of an irrigation pond because the area could not easily be farmed and became overgrown by all kinds of vegetation.

    Wastelands are not wasted on quail

    January 15, 2015 at 7:00am