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Duck season opener a dry one
November 26, 2011 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Duck season opener a dry one | Test

Many duck hunters in the Upstate hope the seven-day preview we had this past week won’t be a reflection of the coming primary season that will re-open on Dec. 10.

SCDNR head Frampton announces retirement
November 19, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
SCDNR head Frampton announces retirement | Test

Following a career than spanned nearly four decades, John Frampton, Director of the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources announced plans to step down from the position and retire at the end of the year. His pending retirement will become effective Jan. 15.

Waxing poetic about the bobwhite quail population
November 12, 2011 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Waxing poetic about the bobwhite quail population | Test

Outdoorsmen are fond of waxing poetic about saving this resource or that resource for future generations.

NC angler wins Hartwell bass event
November 8, 2011 – 12:25 am | No Comment
NC angler wins Hartwell bass event | Test

David Williams of Maiden, N.C., won the Walmart Bass Fishing League Regional on Lake Hartwell on Saturday with a three-day total of 13 bass weighing 39 pounds, 10 ounces.

Stuck in the deer rut
November 5, 2011 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Stuck in the deer rut | Test

One of the most frequently asked questions by hunters this time of year is “When is the rut?”

Fall fishing report: Fall is in the air and on the water
October 29, 2011 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Fall fishing report: Fall is in the air and on the water | Test

For those of you who are not going to be in the deer stand this weekend, here’s another rendition of going ‘Round The Horn to find out what’s happening on the water in our local area.

Hartwell to host regional bass tourney
October 27, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Hartwell to host regional bass tourney | Test

The Walmart Bass Fishing League is headed to Lake Hartwell Nov. 3-5 for one of six regional championships.

Deer stand safety is no accident
October 22, 2011 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Deer stand safety is no accident | Test

The death last weekend of an Anderson man is a painful reminder of what can go wrong during a typical deer hunting outing.

SCDNR proposes tag system to manage deer harvest
October 15, 2011 – 12:09 am | No Comment
SCDNR proposes tag system to manage deer harvest | Test

Last month, the governing board of the SCDNR revised its comprehensive deer management plan that was drafted last December.

South Carolina bass fishing’s top picks
October 8, 2011 – 12:10 am | No Comment
South Carolina bass fishing’s top picks | Test

Turn on your TV this weekend and you’re likely to find yourself watching various panels of football experts pick and pan their favorite teams for the upcoming game.

Lowering the ka-boom on deer season
October 1, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Lowering the ka-boom on deer season | Test

Finally, Oct. 1 has arrived, and with it comes the opening day of deer season in Game Zone 1.

Hunting season sets sail at better than half mast
September 24, 2011 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Hunting season sets sail at better than half mast | Test

The existence of prevailing winds is paramount to a sailor in being able to reach their destination. Sailing at full mast means the boat is at maximum efficiency to take advantage of the wind.

A 12-step program to better bow hunting
September 17, 2011 – 12:10 am | No Comment
A 12-step program to better bow hunting | Test

With bow season right around the corner, bow hunters are spending weekends in the woods scouting for deer and afternoons in the back yard practicing up on their bow shots.

Tips for a successful shrimp baiting season
September 10, 2011 – 12:09 am | No Comment
Tips for a successful shrimp baiting season | Test

Many outdoorsmen look forward to the coming of the fall for cooler fishing weather or to get out in the woods to do a little hunting.