• Deer Hunting

    A deer standing rigid with its head high and neck stiff is likely on alert and sensing danger, and it may not stay around much longer.

    Understand a deer’s body language and tag more bucks

    Learn how to tell what deer are communicating with body movements and you’ll have more hunting success.
    November 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    Killing a trophy buck in Mississippi in November requires work, or a lot of luck, and maybe even a combination of the two.

    Rockin’ the pre-rut - The pre-rut is the real time to take a big buck in Mississippi

    Make sure you’re in the woods a week or two before the actual peak of the whitetail rut, and try these tricks to get that big buck in range
    November 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    ReAnn Chatham harvested her biggest buck to date during an early season rifle hunt. The 14-point buck sported a drop tine that was broken off during the kill.

    Don’t miss November - November can be trophy time for Mississippi deer hunters

    Early gun season across Mississippi offers deer hunters some great opportunities for tagging a big buck.
    November 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    Mission Archer’s F.I.T. cam system offers 80 percent let-off and 55 pounds of draw-weight adjustment for owners of the Hype DTX bow.

    DTX lives up to the Hype

    Mission’s new bow offers extreme adjustability
    November 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    Stan Ethredge posing with “Big Nasty” following their fateful encounter.

    Ethredge’s ‘cactus buck’ busts 200

    Fireman finally gets long-sought Neshoba County freak
    October 27, 2017 at 5:00pm
    This young buck would just qualify in Mississippi for harvest in the Delta deer zone with a 12-inch inside spread, but it would exceed the 10-inch minimum in the other four zones.

    It’s time to recalibrate

    Changes to antlerless bag limits in Mississippi are in effect
    October 25, 2017 at 9:00am

    MDWFP confiscates CWD-positive mule deer

    Tunica County hunter cited after killing animal in Wyoming
    October 23, 2017 at 2:15pm
    Homemade sandbags — actually filled with rice to make them lighter — are a cost effective, easy way to help sight in your rifle before opening day.

    Make your own sandbags

    Rice is just as stable —and lighter – than sand
    October 19, 2017 at 7:00am
    Taking the time to accurately sight in your rifle goes a long way in preventing opening day disappointment, or worse yet wounding that trophy buck you’ve been having your eyes on.

    Sight in your rifle — with just two shots

    Be ready when gun season opens
    October 18, 2017 at 7:00am
    Madelyn Kavanaugh of Vicksburg killed this 8-point on opening day of archery season. It was her third and biggest buck.

    Youngster gets big 8 with stickers

    Vicksburg third-grader scores on great buck
    October 17, 2017 at 2:15pm

    What’s in your deer pack?

    Are you a minimalist or a pack mule? Either way, you need to consider including these items in your arsenal this season.
    October 17, 2017 at 7:00am
    Binoculars and rangefinders can be tremendous additions to your archery equipment.

    Optics can improve your bow skills

    October 15, 2017 at 7:00am
    Fixed-blade broadheads provide advantages over mechanical broadheads in a number of hunting situations.

    Broadheads: The fixed or mechanical debate

    October 15, 2017 at 7:00am
    Michael Snowden took this nice buck during last season’s rut, taking advantage of things he learned earlier in the season.

    Concentrate on the rut

    October 15, 2017 at 7:00am