• Sound & Sea

    Biologist John Archambault of the SCDNR proves that he likes to study American shad away from the laboratory, on the end of an ultralight outfit in the Tail Race Canal.

    Spring shad run is a Palmetto State ritual

    February 22, 2011 at 4:54pm
    Triggerfish are among the more catchable targets for winter fishermen who bounce baits off the ocean floor.<br />
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    Bumping the bottom for winter enjoyment

    December 22, 2010 at 12:51pm
    Capt. Reed Simmons said that being a successful trout fisherman is just a matter of fishing the right place, at the right time, with the right lure. Sound easy? Could be.<br />
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    A blueprint for speckled trout success

    October 27, 2010 at 1:12pm
    Capt. Jamie Hough and Amy Little admire a 28½-inch redfish from the Cape Romain area.

    Cape Romain area is a redfish retreat

    September 29, 2010 at 1:43pm
    A special lure filled with glow sticks from Night Fighters Lures is deployed at dusk for swordfish.

    Spend the night with a swordfish

    August 24, 2010 at 11:04am
    Capt. Brad Rumph shows off the kind of speckled trout that will hit a big topwater bait first thing in the morning.

    The early bird gets summer specks

    July 22, 2010 at 1:20pm
    Ed Kidney, Capt. Brian Garris and Martin Hox admire a 30-inch redfish caught when Garris shared a little trick to fighting fish around structure like barnacle-encrusted pier pilings. The three are members of the East Cooper Fishing Club.

    Club glad to share its know-how

    June 23, 2010 at 8:03am

    Nichols has tips for Able

    May 26, 2010 at 2:51pm
    Jeremy Burnham ties a handful of basic rigs for dolphin(above) and wahoo, rigs that should help you increase your offshore fishing success.

    Offshore-rigging tips can improve catches

    April 27, 2010 at 10:22am
    Speckled trout narrowly avoided cold-weather die-offs in an extremely cold January 2010.

    Seminars show off experts’ best tactics

    February 24, 2010 at 10:34am
    Guide Danny Rourk and Dan Kibler, managing editor of South Carolina Sportsman, admire a wintertime speckled trout caught from the Beaufort River on a soft-plastic imitation shrimp floated under a cork.

    Target a trout and get a cork chase

    January 26, 2010 at 10:57am
    Stocks of redfish, aka, red drum, appear to be healthy, thanks to good fisheries management and anglers’ desire to sustain the fishery.

    Red drum stock assessment is positive

    December 23, 2009 at 2:00pm