• Hunting

    Fooling wiley turkeys means you have to have as many tools as possible.

    5 calls for turkey hunters

    Don’t go in the woods without these tools
    March 20 at 6:00am
    Mississippi's week-long youth-only (age 15 and under) turkey season opened on Wednesday and state wildlife officials are urging all hunters to voluntarily report their harvests this year.

    Youth turkey season opens

    MDWFP asking for voluntary harvest reporting
    March 08 at 2:00pm
    February is prime time for rabbit and goose hunters in Mississippi, which offers up a daily double for hunters in the Delta.

    Smaller, but tasty

    February 08 at 10:10am
    Sylvester Badeaux shows off the monstrous 18-pointer he shot last Friday, Jan. 27 on his 200-acre lease near Hermanville in Claiborne County. The big buck green-scored 182 ¼ inches B&C.

    Louisiana hunter downs 182-inch monster in Claiborne County

    Big 18-point goes down near Hermanville on Jan. 27
    February 02 at 3:00pm
    Seven guided squirrel hunts, including firearm and wildlife instruction, will be held around Mississippi on Feb. 11.

    Seven youth squirrel hunts set Feb. 11

    Applications now being accepted; limited to 20 kids each site
    January 25 at 2:45pm
    Mississippi has a lot of prime public hunting land for the spring turkey. Some of the best is at Hillside and Panther Swamp National Wildlife Refuges in the Delta.

    Hillside NWR accepting turkey applications

    Three hunting periods are open to hunters
    January 24 at 12:40pm
    You can put a kid on his first buck this month, if you understand the importance of concealment.

    Concealment is key to late-season success

    Pop-up blinds are great choices, if you understand how to use them
    January 16 at 6:00am
    You don’t have to wait to get home or to the camp before breasting out ducks, if you know this trick.

    How to field-breast ducks

    This technique keeps you legal
    January 13 at 12:00pm

    4 Louisiana prison guards accused of 26 illegal deer kills in Mississippi

    2 suspects from Mississippi, 2 from Louisiana, newspaper reports
    January 12 at 4:44pm
    Terry's Zach Winstead was bowhunting in a small urban area when he arrowed this 150-class beast.

    Terry hunter arrows 150-class 'urban' buck

    Bruiser buck was running five does through a creek bottom
    January 12 at 1:55pm