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Outdoors: Turkey bill signed by governor
May 23, 2015 – 12:20 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Turkey bill signed by governor | Test

The highly anticipated and much-debated bill that would even up turkey season dates across the state of South Carolina was signed into law earlier this month by South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley.

Outdoors: Website is your pathway to get moving
May 16, 2015 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Website is your pathway to get moving | Test

Outdoor enthusiasts on the move need look no further than the South Carolina State Trails Program to find out where to go.

Outdoors: Conner, Clark claim SC high school fishing crown
May 9, 2015 – 12:20 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Conner, Clark claim SC high school fishing crown | Test

The Travelers Rest High School team of Oakley Connor and Daniel Clark brought a five-bass limit to the scale Sunday, weighing 23 pounds, 9 ounces, to win the 2015 TBF/FLW South Carolina State High School Fishing Championship last weekend on Lake Marion.

Outdoors: Cougar sighting in Pickens County?
May 2, 2015 – 12:20 am | One Comment
Outdoors: Cougar sighting in Pickens County? | Test

The Internet and local news media were abuzz this week over several reports of a mountain lion sighting in Pickens County. The Liberty Monitor, an independent news and information website, published on its Facebook page it received several eyewitness reports of a large mountain lion spotted in the Golden Springs area off S.C. Highway 178 near Liberty.

Outdoors: Are silencers legal for hunting?
April 25, 2015 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Are silencers legal for hunting? | Test

Sound suppressors are becoming prevalent among big-game hunters. You may also be surprised to know the ownership and use of suppressors — or silencers — is legal in the state of South Carolina.

Catch spotted bass at Lake Keowee now
April 18, 2015 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Catch spotted bass at Lake Keowee now | Test

Anderson County FLW pro bass angler Brian Latimer said Keowee bass anglers can fish for both spawning and post-spawning fish at Lake Keowee right now, though it may be hard to tell if the fish you catch are actually on the bed or have finished spawning.

Outdoors: A look at the Upstate fishing report
April 11, 2015 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Outdoors: A look at the Upstate fishing report | Test

Whether you are fishing one of the Savannah chain lakes of Hartwell, Russell or Clarks Hill, or one of the mountain lakes of Jocassee or Keowee, or even a smaller, more private body of water, the fishing should be better than average, as spring has finally arrived in the Upstate.

Outdoors: Look for spawning stripers to move upriver
April 4, 2015 – 12:20 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Look for spawning stripers to move upriver | Test

While many outdoorsmen are in the woods chasing turkey or fishing one of the local bass tournaments that crank up in the spring, striped bass angler Mike Green from north Georgia looks forward to hitting Lake Hartwell when striped bass and hybrid striped bass begin moving in large schools upriver to spawn.

Outdoors: Deer harvest legislation pending in SC House
March 28, 2015 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Outdoors: Deer harvest legislation pending in SC House | Test

For several years, biologists with South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) have been foreshadowing the decline in the state’s deer herd.

Days of thunder quickly approaching, crappie on fire
March 21, 2015 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Days of thunder quickly approaching, crappie on fire | Test

Today begins the official one-week countdown for the opening day of turkey season with youth day, which opens on March 28.