• Hunting

    3rd CWD case suspected in Issaquena County

    Doe tested positive; tissue sent to Iowa for confirmation
    5 hours ago
    Brayson Briggs killed his first buck in St. Catherine Creek National Wildlife Refuge.

    Young hunter’s first buck recovery captured on video

    Nice 9-point went down on St. Catherine Creek NWR
    7 hours ago
    Specklebellies typically don’t arrive in Mississippi until the latter parts of the season.

    Plenty of shooting on the wing

    November 05 at 6:00am
    Mississippi has made it legal to hunt deer within 100 yards or within sight of bait.

    Deer ‘baiting’ rule changes

    November 01 at 10:15am

    Other migratory bird seasons

    November 01 at 6:00am

    CWD confirmed: Management plan set

    3 Northeast MS counties in Pontotoc Mgt. Zone
    October 31 at 1:45pm
    Alec White shot this majestic albino buck in North Carolina.

    Majestic albino buck killed in N.C.

    Teen shoots amazing 11-point on opening day of muzzleloader season
    October 31 at 9:00am

    State awaits confirmation of 2nd CWD case

    Young buck found in Pontotoc County initially tests positive
    October 22 at 3:45pm
    While duck numbers are down in 2018 surveys, most species are above the long-term average, which is good news for Mississippi hunters.

    Duck numbers down in 2018

    October 16 at 6:00am
    Rabbit hunters were doubly pleased about Saturday's arrival of the season, since it coincided with the first cool front of the fall.

    Rabbit season is open

    Archery deer hunting starts Monday in Southeast Zone
    October 15 at 9:30am
    Dad Dana Sanders and son Jason with the youngster's spike buck taken with a crossbow on Oct. 8.

    Dad helps physically challenged son get first deer with a bow

    Special relationship is mutually beneficial for the Sanders
    October 12 at 2:30pm
    Barrett Van Cleave with the opening-morning buck he took Oct. 1 near Lake Mary in Wilkinson County. The buck, named Footloose, measured 157 5/8 inches.

    An opening day hunt that followed script

    Van Cleave’s perfect hunt produces 157 5/8-inch buck
    October 09 at 12:00pm
    Dove hunters, especially those in South Mississippi, get more opportunities in October. Retrievers enjoy the second season since it’s cooler.

    Dove hunting continues

    October 05 at 8:00am
    Killing a buck in full velvet is usually a rare occurrence, since the window of opportunity is very short to get one before it completely sheds the hairy skin. In 2017, more velvet bucks were reported than usual. Will it repeat in 2018?

    Will the velvet trend continue?

    October 04 at 8:00am