• Fishing

    Catfish suspend off the bottom quite often, but biologists and anglers are hard pressed to explain exactly why.

    Catfish do suspend, but why?

    Yesterday at 6:00am
    Fishing down the riprap early in the morning in water only 1 to 2 feet deep, you may be surprised at the size of November bass you can catch on Maynor Creek.

    Fish Maynor Creek for November bass

    Breakup of lily pads opens up plenty of new water
    November 13 at 9:00am
    This largemouth bass, and 19 more like it, was caught on a 1/4-ounce, green pumpkin finesse jig with a small trailer after other baits, including a similar-sized, black/blue jig, failed to generate bites.

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    What triggers fish to bite: A principle of animal behavior can help you catch fish
    November 07 at 9:00am
    Z-Man Bait BinderZ tackle bags

    Z-Man Bait BinderZ tackle bags

    November 01 at 7:00am


    November 01 at 7:00am
    Capt. Kenny Shiyou said the winter sheepshead bite on the U.S. 90 bridge pilings is as dependable as fishing gets on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.

    Bridge the gap this fall for saltwater success

    Bridge pilings near Mississippi’s Gulf Coast will produce fish until it gets warm again next spring.
    November 01 at 7:00am
    Forget what you’ve learned about catfish always being bottom dwellers. Catfish pros like David Shipman of Corinth know they suspend and have figured out how to catch them higher in the water column.

    Catfish off the bottom

    Fishing for suspended cats is a great tactic to use on the Mississippi River or anywhere else with a big population of catfish. Here’s the skinny on skinning suspended cats.
    November 01 at 7:00am
    Chas Champagne, creator of the Matrix Shad line of soft plastic lures, is introducing a new 5-inch Matrix Monster that will be available in stores this fall.

    The new Matrix Monster

    The big 5-inch version swims just like a regular-sized Matrix Shad
    October 25 at 9:00am
    Once giant salvinia gets established, it appears like a carpet and completely dominates the habitat.

    Part of Barnett Reservoir closed to boating

    Popular Pelahatchie Bay shut due to giant salvinia emergency
    October 23 at 9:00am