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Varying positions make range finders essential

Range-finding technology is not new, and these days the choices are numerous and their use is exploding among hunters.

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January 29 at 8:00 am
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Wild pig tastes great — when prepared correctly

Cooking wild hog is a bit different from cooking a domestic porker, but the results can be just as delicious.

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January 28 at 8:00 pm
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Senate Bill to end licenses dangerous

Just when I thought I’d seen or heard it all ...

There’s a bill in the Mississippi Senate that if passed would abolish the requirement for resident hunting and fishing licenses.

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January 28 at 12:00 pm
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Outdoor news update

Hunting seasons

Mississippi’s seasons on ducks and geese ended on Sunday. Only a single day of youth hunting remains for ducks and that will take place on Saturday, statewide.

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January 27 at 7:00 pm
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Bill would abolish resident license

A bill that would eliminate resident hunting and fishing licenses and end the state’s share of federal revenues has been introduced in the Mississippi Senate.

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January 27 at 12:00 pm
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Ponds: Force feed lethargic winter bass

Deer season is ending, and for a lot of Mississippi sportsmen it means their thoughts turn toward bass fishing.

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January 26 at 9:30 am
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The big trout hunt

I’ve never been a big New Year’s resolution guy. Yeah, I’ve made some resolutions in the past, usually revolving around exercise, eating better and losing weight.

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January 23 at 5:00 pm
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Woman finally gets Carroll County trophy

Susan Adams’ two-year pursuit of the biggest deer ever seen at her Carroll County hunting camp took more twists and turns than one of those creepy NASCAR road courses.

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January 22 at 3:00 pm
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Tail spinner makes plastic worm irresistible

There are spinner baits and there are plastics. And then there are spinner plastics.

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January 22 at 7:00 am
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Make your own rod sleeves

Anyone with a boat rod locker knows the frustration of digging out rods: It’s almost guaranteed line from half of the rods will be wrapped around the other half of the rods.

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January 21 at 7:00 am
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Clarke County 13-point green scored almost 170 inches

Joey Daugherty scheduled time off to hunt for a trophy buck on his Jan. 15 birthday, but Mother Nature decided to push that plan forward.

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January 20 at 3:00 pm
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Gun season ends — for some — on Wednesday

For the first time ever, this Wednesday’s official close of the final regular gun season will just be a hiccup to the majority of Mississippi’s deer hunters.

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January 19 at 12:00 pm
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Baskets save time when bite is on

Time is of the essence when a school of speckled trout is turned on, and one fishing guide has an easy way to maximize every possible cast and keep more fish coming over the gunnels.

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January 19 at 7:00 am
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Bobber stoppers serve double duty

I was working a craw worm away from the bank for the thousandth time. The only thing different was that my line jumped, and I felt a bit of weight on the terminal end.

I reeled down and set the hook hard, confident I’d be fighting my first bass of the day.

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January 18 at 7:00 am
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Spoons get bass biting in the cold

With cold water dictating a lot of what bass fishermen do in January, there’s one lure that can be counted on for plenty of bites: a jigging spoon.

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January 17 at 7:00 am
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Pair pleads guilty to headlighting

Hunting deer at night in December was a costly adventure for two Warren County men, according to officials with the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks.

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January 16 at 3:00 pm
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