• Fishing

    A pass down the fish bins at the Mississippi Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo is always entertaining and full of interesting sights, like this alligator gar being prepared for display.

    A lot to do, see, and plenty to learn

    June 22, 2017 at 12:15pm
    Scott Cothran of Mt. Pleasant, S.C., with the state record 242-pound, 8.64-ounce swordfish during the recent Mississippi Gulf Coast Billfish Classic in Biloxi. He earned a whopping $325,000 for the catch in the June 8-9 event.

    Record swordfish worth $325,000

    South Carolina angler pockets nice reward in MGCBC
    June 20, 2017 at 4:00pm
    Mississippi anglers get another 39 days of red snapper fishing in federal waters.

    Red snapper fishing opened Friday

    Deal means 39 more days in state, federal waters
    June 19, 2017 at 9:00am
    Hook croakers behind the dorsal fin to keep them spunky and to permit them to swim freely.

    How to fish with a croaker

    June 19, 2017 at 6:00am
    Hayden Jordan, 8, was fishing in Caledonia when he caught this bass with a crappie minnow.

    Five hot spots to fish in June

    June 14, 2017 at 6:00am
    Mississippi bow fishermen Brad Baugh and Bubba Steadman of Cleveland captured this Northern Snakehead fish June 5 in Lake Whittington.

    First snakehead found in state

    Bow fishermen killed dreaded fish in Lake Whittington
    June 12, 2017 at 3:20pm
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    June 08, 2017 at 11:30am
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    Jig up more crappie with these tried-and-true tactics
    June 08, 2017 at 9:45am
    Three people were injured in North Carolina Friday after 28 gallons of fuel were mistakenly pumped into this boat's rod holder, which prompted an explosion when a battery was disconnected, according to authorities.

    Fuel accidentally pumped into rod holder leads to explosion

    Three injured in North Carolina boating mishap
    June 06, 2017 at 9:15am
    Typical scene from the Saturday night weigh-ins of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Billfish Classic: A happy angler with a giant blue marlin. The 21st MGCBC is June 5-11 at Biloxi. The weigh-ins at Point Cadet Harbor June 9-10 are free to the public.

    Attention turns to billfish

    June 02, 2017 at 6:00am
    Fishermen in Northeast Mississippi will get a treat in June when Lake Monroe reopens to fishing.

    Monroe to open in June

    May 30, 2017 at 6:00am

    Wolf Lake closed to public boating

    Mississippi River floodwaters turn entire affected area into ‘no-wake zone’, boating discouraged
    May 23, 2017 at 4:15pm
    Mississippi anglers can begin catching red snapper in the state's territorial waters on Friday (May 26).

    State red snapper season opens Friday

    Feds agree to permanently recognize Mississippi territorial waters out to 9 nautical miles
    May 22, 2017 at 11:45am