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Outdoors: Clemson to be represented at national championships
July 26, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Clemson to be represented at national championships | Test

The upcoming Bassmaster College Series national championship will host the largest field since the program’s inception in 2011.

Outdoors: Aging deer on the hoof
July 19, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Aging deer on the hoof | Test

Deer hunters are eagerly watching the calendar, as there are now less than 60 days left until the start of deer season in most of the hunting areas across the Upstate.

Outdoors: Green Pond landing making progress
July 12, 2014 – 12:20 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Green Pond landing making progress | Test

Fans can hardly wait for Feb. 20, 2015, to get here. In fact, the day can’t arrive soon enough. But for Anderson County officials, that date represents a deadline when the stage must be set, literally, for the biggest event in bass fishing.

Boat inspections offered during holiday weekend
July 5, 2014 – 12:27 am | No Comment
Boat inspections offered during holiday weekend | Test

The Fourth of July holiday weekend is a time where many enjoy barbecue, festivals and recreational activities, including swimming and boat rides.

Outdoors: New state record raises awareness of lesser-known catfish
July 5, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: New state record raises awareness of lesser-known catfish | Test

When Charles Earp reeled in a 12-pound, 2.9-ounce white catfish in the wee hours of the morning on June 23 while fishing on Lake Murray, little did he realize the fish would create a stir among the catfish community around the state about how to distinguish one species of catfish from another.

Outdoors: How to take a kid fishing
June 28, 2014 – 12:30 am | No Comment
Outdoors: How to take a kid fishing | Test

With school out and the summer in full swing, many families are enjoying summer vacation on our area lakes. Summer is the time when most kids get introduced to fishing, but believe it or not, there is a right way and a wrong way to go about it.

Outdoors: Hopes for an extended turkey season fall just short
June 21, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Hopes for an extended turkey season fall just short | Test

At the end of the current legislative session, three bills that would have had an effect on the game and fish laws of the state were in the final stages of being passed on to the governor’s office for signing.

Outdoors: Hartwell features cool water despite summer heat
June 14, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Hartwell features cool water despite summer heat | Test

When the water at Lake Hartwell heats up for the summer, anglers have a choice of two places where they can find concentrations of fish through the summer months.

Outdoors: Wildlife among us
June 7, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Wildlife among us | Test

Last week, local TV stations reported a bear sighting that occurred in Anderson County.

Outdoors: 5 things to know before heading to the beach
May 31, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: 5 things to know before heading to the beach | Test

With schools in the Upstate heading into their final week of classes, the coming month will usher in the family vacation season, with the beach being a common destination.