• Fishing

    If you see a tide line, there’s more than likely fish gorging on bait.

    Work tide lines for more trout, reds

    Current breaks mean easy pickings for fish and anglers
    March 23 at 6:00am
    Now is the time give your boat a little TLC to ensure the fishing season isn’t spent making repairs.

    Top 10 springtime boat maintenance tips

    Get gear, equipment prepped for upcoming fishing trips
    March 22 at 6:00am
    Brandon Hughes of Prentiss now holds the Jeff Davis Lake record for largemouth with this 11.6-pound bass caught March 5.

    Two more state lake record bass certified

    Lakes Jeff Davis and Mary Crawford report large largemouths
    March 21 at 2:00pm
    When fishing crappie in heavy cover, weakening the hook makes it easy to get unsnagged.

    No. 1 tip when fishing brush-pile crappie

    Pre-bend hooks to escape snags
    March 21 at 6:00am
    Success during the spring often means allowing the wind to dictate where you should fish.

    Springtime tip: Play the wind, tides

    Focus on clean water to mop up
    March 15 at 6:00am
    A rod is not a rod is not a rod. Understanding how to match the right action for specific applications allows anglers to get the most out of their lures.

    Power vs. action: Choose the right rod

    No one rod is right for every situation
    March 14 at 9:00am
    A crane is used to push and dump concrete culverts on a reef in 15 feet of water just Southeast of Cat Island in the Gulf of Mexico.

    Cat Island Reef grows thanks to BCT, CCA

    Private groups, with assist from MDMR, put over 207 tons of culvert in the Gulf
    March 13 at 3:05pm
    Austin Vowell holds his 14-pound, 3-ounce lake record largemouth bass in front of the entrance sign to Neshoba County Lake.

    14-3: Angler breaks Neshoba County Lake record

    Vowell was fishing his way out to the boat channel when big fish hit
    March 03 at 11:30am
    If you’re looking for the best time to be at Toledo Bend, you can’t go wrong from now through March.

    Make a road trip for 10-pound bass

    Run to the nation’s No. 1 fishery to catch lunkers this month
    February 16 at 3:00pm
    Bigger baits, bigger jigheads and bigger minnows will often lead to bigger crappie.

    Bigger baits mean bigger crappie

    Upsize your offerings to catch more slabs
    February 16 at 6:00am
    Slowing the fall of your bait and focusing on flats during warm days will result in speckled trout bites this month.

    Slow lure fall key to February specks

    Combine heavier line, lighter jigheads to target trout on warming flats
    February 15 at 6:00am