9:30 AM Feb 25, 2015
Gabe Keen hoists his state-record bass.
15 pounds, three ounces, beating the former record bass that weighed 14 pounds, eight ounces caught in 1954
8:30 AM Feb 24, 2015
Tennessee's lengthy squirrel season ends Saturday.
It closes Saturday
9:30 AM Feb 20, 2015
Hunting and fishing licenses expire Feb. 28. New licenses go on sale Feb. 18
8:30 AM Feb 19, 2015
Lebanon's Al Kent models some of his hand-crafted "turkey ties" along with one with a fishing theme.
Al creates art-work ties out of wild turkey feathers, beards and spurs
9:30 AM Feb 18, 2015
A wide range of exhibits always makes the Fishing & Boating Expo interesting.
As always, outdoor show was fun and informative
10:30 AM Feb 12, 2015
Rabbit, quail and squirrel seasons end Feb. 28.
9:30 AM Feb 11, 2015
Fisherman are warned about accidentally introducing invasive species into area waters.
Battling invasive species in Tennessee becomes more of a challenge every year
10:30 AM Feb 10, 2015
A bear's behavior is unpredictable -- one day it might flee and the next day it might charge -- so keep your distance. And above all, never feed them.
12:30 PM Feb 6, 2015
The annual Tennessee Boat & Fishing Expo will be held Feb. 6-8 at the State Fairgrounds in Nashville
10:30 AM Feb 4, 2015
Submitted to The Democrat Mt. Juliet resident Gibby Gibson’s antique tackle display is always a popular stop at the annual outdoor show. It runs Feb. 6-8 at the State Fairgrounds.
Most hunting seasons are over or winding down, and springtime fishing seems ages away
12:30 PM Feb 3, 2015
Wintertime stripe often school in creek mouths, which offer protection from the wind.
the challenge is to locate them
10:30 AM Jan 30, 2015
Alex Franck is a member of the Cedar City Straights trap-shooting team.
Alex is the only female member of the Straights
10:30 AM Jan 28, 2015
The TWRA relies on the sale of hunting and fishing licenes and related revenues for most of its operating budget
The standard resident hunting/fishing license which for the past 10 years has cost $28 will increase to $34.
10:30 AM Jan 23, 2015
The annual Tennessee Boat & Fishing Expo will be held Feb. 6-8 at the State Fairgrounds
9:30 AM Jan 22, 2015
There is a 15-fish limit on white bass, better known as stripe.
360 fish over the limit. That's indefensible
9:30 AM Jan 20, 2015
Fishing is fun as long as the boat is afloat.
For us "row vs. wade" is not a Supreme Court decision. It's often how we choose how to get back to shore.
10:30 AM Jan 16, 2015
Ben Schade, coach of the Cedar City Straights, was presented a check by Eddie Kirkus during last year's Friends of NRA Banquet and fund-raiser, part of $36,000 in grants to Wilson County youth organizations in recent years. Plans for the April 24 event are underway.
Plans are underway for the annual Wilson County Friends of NRA banquet/auction which will be held Friday, April 24 at 5:30