Well friends, not many reports with the spring tides. Here are the few I have received. John Rogers, Larry Wells, and Paul Ruse caught 45 trout. Don Youmans and Rob Whitney caught 15 trout and 10 bass. They won first place in the fishing tournament two weeks ago. Joe Allen and party caught 15 trout and four bass. Scott Starbridge caught eight red fish and four trout. Remember, I'd rather be fishing or frying fish ...
BRUNSWICK - Red knots are one of the most watched-for shorebirds on the Georgia coast in fall, a rare, long-distance aviator whose presence highlights the critical need to conserve coastal habitats.
Kayak Bird Count Saturday, Nov. 3, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Crooked River State Park - St. Mary's Kayak the marshes around Crooked River and participate in our bird count. Reservations are required and space is limited. Fee plus $3 parking. (912) 882-5256. The Debatable Land Fall Encampment Saturday, Nov. 10, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Fort King George Historic Site - Darien A wide range of living history presentations will highlight the various ...
I believe our fall fishing season is beginning to start. I received several fishing reports this week from Rayburn Goodman, Yellow Bluff Fishing Camp. Goodman reported Richard and Larry Bland landed 10 bass and six flounder; Jimmy Ginn fishing with Joey Franklin landed 16 trout and 10 bass; Mike Clifton and party caught 20 trout and eight bass; Roy Redmond, fishing for three days, landed 42 trout; John Wheeler, fishing with his wife, landed 27 ...
Ron Boyd and party: 27 trout and seven bass, Danny Goodman and party: 22 trout and six bass, David Rogers: 12 trout, one bass, 12 whiting, Jimmy and Ronda Hill: 30 trout and 10 bass, Jerry fishing with Trey Heath: 10 bass and two trout, Billy Kirk fishing with Philip Bowdle and Tony A.: 15 trout and three flounder, Jason Balaskiewicz and Chris Peyton: 20 trout, Don Youmans fishing with Gary Phillips: 10 bass and ...
The Shuman Center was kicking Saturday when the Liberty County tae kwon do championships got under way.
Red lionfish, a venomous invasive species from the western Pacific Ocean, have been confirmed for the first time in NOAA's Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary, located in the Atlantic 17 miles off the Georgia coast.
Gov. Sonny Perdue recently signed a proclamation designating Saturday, the opening day of modern firearms season for deer hunting, as Turn In Poachers Day in Georgia.
I believe our fall fishing season has started. I received several fishing reports this past week of trout and bass and it looks like we are going to have a good fishing season. These are the fishing reports I have received in the past week. John Rogers, fishing with Larry Wells, landed 13 trout and six bass; Robert and Ronny Moody caught 30 trout and 10 bass; Billy, Lori and Emma Kirk landed 25 trout, ...
SOCIAL CIRCLE - It's the most popular time of year again for Georgia hunters. Firearms deer hunting season is just around the corner, and according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division, 94 percent of deer hunters in Georgia pursue the species using modern firearms. The season opens Oct. 20 and continues through Jan. 1, 2008 in the Northern Zone. In the Southern Zone, the season is through Jan. 15, 2008.
Alligator that killed woman in Ga. caught SAVANNAH -- An alligator that killed an elderly woman was captured in the same pond where passers-by found the woman's body last weekend, Savannah-Chatham County police said Wednesday. Jack Douglas, a licensed alligator trapper, caught the 8-foot alligator late Tuesday on Skidaway Island in east Savannah. The Georgia Department of Natural Resources sent Douglas to hunt for the large reptile hours after an autopsy confirmed 83-year-old Gwen ...
As we fade from summer to fall it is a perfect time of they year to enjoy a peaceful canoe trip down one of Georgia's many rivers or stream. Here is a partial guide of local outfitters ready to provide you rentals or a guided tour of Georgia's beautiful coasts:
With coastal fishing, there has not been much activity for the past week. I only received a couple of fishing reports.
POOLER - It's fall and it's time again for the 10th annual Showdown in Savannah at Oglethorpe Speedway Park. This is the much anticipate racing event of the year here at OSP.
Well my friends, the weather was not too bad and we had several fishermen from Yellow Bluff Fishing Camp.
STATESBORO - The sixth annual Statesboro 5K Turkey Trot will be held at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, in Statesboro.
Many of Georgia's 56 state parks and historic sites offer a history lesson. Gen. Coffee State Park, located about 90 minutes from Hinesville on Highway 32, is like stepping into the past.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Boaters and other interested parties are invited to one of three upcoming public meetings hosted by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Law Enforcement Division to discuss proposed regulation changes regarding boating.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Using primitive weapons, such as muzzleloaders, requires specific safety precautions, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division. Primitive weapons deer-hunting season starts Saturday.
SOCIAL CIRCLE ­- Georgia boat owners with expired registrations are encouraged to renew their boat decals before Oct. 24, when a new state law adding a $10 late fee for registration renewal after expiration will be implemented.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Hunters looking to pursue deer with firearms that harken back to a different time will have their chance, Oct. 12-18, during the week-long primitive weapons deer hunting season. During last year's primitive weapons season, more than 45,000 hunters took home more than 10,500 deer representing about three percent of Georgia's total deer harvest.
Hello friends and neighbors, hope everyone is enjoying life.
The annual Sunbury 5K Road Race is Saturday. The run, Presented by Merritt & Grinstead, Attorneys at Law, Hinesville, starts at 9 a.m. with packet pick-up at Merchants Wharf Condos.
Hello, friends and neighbors. Sorry I have missed you the past couple of weeks. I was a little under the weather, but things are looking much better.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Many hunters utilize tree stands to give them a leg up on their quarry. However, sometimes these are improperly installed or show signs of wear after several years.
The South Georgia Kings, who are celebrating their 10th season of travel basketball, recently thanked fans and supporters by giving them a chance to win gas cards worth from $25 to $100.
SKIDAWAY ISLAND - More than a dozen underwater robotic vehicles called "gliders" will be launched simultaneously this month in a massive, cooperative project involving 10 East Coast research institutions, including the University of Georgia Skidaway Institute of Oceanography.
WAYCROSS - Fishing, or more accurately "catching," is about to bust wide open in south Georgia rivers, thanks to river levels dropping within the banks, according to personnel with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division.
Local hunters Cassie Standard; her father, Jerome; and her uncle, Bubba Crowley, opened alligator season Sept. 7 by nabbing this 407-pound, 12-foot gator. Cassie Standard said it was the biggest gator the trio had seen or taken down. Standard, an avid bow hunter, hit the gator with an arrow. She said they had to get another line on the gator and had to nab him with a giant treble hook, a harpoon and finally finish ...