• Inshore Fishing

    Eddie Berthelot Jr. fishes a gold spoon with his rod tip down to keep the lure 6 to 8 inches under the surface of the water, and he recommends being patient on the hookset to reel in more redfish.

    The lovin’ spoonful

    A guide’s top tips to catch more redfish with spoons
    November 20, 2017 at 6:00am
    Anglers make three mistakes when fishing with ChatterBaits, but FLW Tour pro Brian Latimer provides tips to ensure you get the most out of the vibrating jigs.

    Top 3 ChatterBait mistakes

    Pro tips to catch more fish on vibrating jigs
    November 16, 2017 at 9:00am
    Sheepshead will hold this month around bridge pilings where US 90 crosses rivers close to Mississippi’s Gulf Coast.

    Bridge pilings present another option

    November 15, 2017 at 6:00am
    Catch Mississippi Gulf Coast trout when they’re on the move this month.

    On the move - November puts Gulf Coast gamefish on the move, and anglers can learn to intercept them

    With winter on the horizon, trout and redfish are in transition along Mississippi’s Gulf Coast, and when they’re moving, they’re feeding, giving anglers great opportunities this month.
    November 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    October is a time of transition for most salt water species, like the sheepshead. It opens the door to some productive action very close to the shoreline.

    The Sound of better close-in fishing

    October 16, 2017 at 7:00am
    Sherman Roberts of Biloxi set a new state record for the Oyster Toadfish.

    Record oyster toadfish certified

    Curious species known for having teeth to avoid
    September 20, 2017 at 10:10am
    Florida’s Capt. Joshua Lim shows off a 25 ½-inch, 6-pound speckled trout caught this summer in Pensacola Bay with a Matrix Shad rigged as a shrimp imitation twitchbait.

    Turn a Matrix Shad into a shrimp-imitation twitchbait

    Florida guide creates video detailing steps for line-through rig
    September 19, 2017 at 6:00am
    All of the barrier islands offer flounder in the surf. Even though some “door mats” are caught during the day, gigging at night produces the most.

    Deer Island: The short run

    September 15, 2017 at 7:00am
    Catching a redfish on a fly is growing in popularity and a free Fly Fishing Fair for salt water anglers will be held this weekend in Ocean Springs, with experts to assist anyone in that pursuit.

    Free fly-fishing fair Saturday in Ocean Springs

    Event offers instruction on fly-fishing in salt water
    September 11, 2017 at 2:00pm
    The summer of 2017 has been slow for tripletail, which guides like Kenny Shiyou hopes is an indicator for a bountiful finish in September.

    For hot dog day fishing action, try island hopping in the Gulf

    Mississippi’s barrier islands produce memories in September.
    September 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    Patrick McDowell of Slidell holds a 4-pound speckled trout caught Friday just south of Cat Island in the Mississippi Sound. Notice the slick in the photo behind McDowell. The slick popped up on a grass bed in 2.5 feet of water and it was full of bait and trout.

    Cat Island trout still spawning

    This year’s July action as hot as it can be
    July 17, 2017 at 3:45pm
    Fiddler crabs are a popular bait for sheepshead, but the Cranka Crab is an artificial lure that's tough to beat.

    Catch more sheepshead with this lure from Down Under

    Cranka Crab's unique hook placement means higher hook up ratio for sheepshead
    July 17, 2017 at 9:30am
    Finding big “gator-sized” trout usually produces a malady called yellow-mouth fever, which can certainly be addictive.

    Hot saltwater tips for summer trips

    Keep options and eyes open to find specks, reds, tripletails
    July 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    An odd sight: An offshore fish box that includes both snapper and flounder — from the same oil rig — is proof that you never know what will take your bait in the Gulf of Mexico.

    Flounder in 90 feet? You bet!

    May 15, 2017 at 7:00am
    Sammy Romano, left, and Cabot Corso enjoyed an epic day in the surf at Elmer’s Island last April, catching limits of specks using suspended jerkbaits.

    Gearing up for the surf

    Make sure you have the right equipment to bust trout from the beach
    May 15, 2017 at 6:00am