10:30 AM Apr 9, 2015
Lebanon's Tony Eckler hoists a giant Old Hickory rockfish.
the Old Hickory rockfish frenzy "has been going on all winter.
9:30 AM Apr 8, 2015
Camo-covered turkey hunters are virtually invisible to other hunters.
I came across a story about a turkey hunter getting shot by another hunter.
2:30 PM Apr 3, 2015
there are still lots of trout for the taking
11:30 AM Apr 2, 2015
Turkey season opens April 4, and only birds with beards are legal
The statewide season opens Saturday, April 4, and runs through May 17.
11:30 AM Apr 1, 2015
Members of the Tennessee Fish & Wildlife Commission, including Lebanon's Jamie Woodson, second from right, discuss a proposal during last week's meeting.
The agenda was wide-ranging, from a discussion about how best to repair a spillway on Carroll Lake to an update on land acquisition, and a video about Tennessee's new state-record largemouth bass.
10:30 AM Mar 27, 2015
The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency has designated four of its wildlife management areas as permanent quail-restoration reserves
11:30 AM Mar 26, 2015
Bob Sherborne hoists a big stripe caught in the Cumberland River.
from late winter through early spring, stripe go on spawning runs, schooling up and feeding vociferously
10:30 AM Mar 25, 2015
Si Robertson's new book is a fun read.
chocked full of nonsensical stories, jokes and yarns, most preceded by his trademark "Hey!" or "Jack!"
10:30 AM Mar 20, 2015
Garrett Sweeney shot a perfect round, breaking 50 of 50 targets, to win the Cedar City Gun Club's weekly trap shoot
10:30 AM Mar 18, 2015
Armadillos are becoming common sights in Middle Tennessee
Three recent cases of human leprosy in Florida have been traced to contact with armadillos
1:30 PM Mar 17, 2015
Tennessee's Youth Turkey Hunt is March 28-29, an event that's annually circled on the calendar by Barney Davison and his son Mike down in Hardin County. In 2005 they founded Hunting for a Cure, structured around the Youth Hunt. Expert turkey hunters volunteer to guide youngsters on hunts on the Davison's farms and surrounding land in exchange for donations to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis. The initial hunt attracted 14 kids, all local, and generated $2,000. The event has grown every year.
Expert turkey hunters volunteer to guide youngsters on hunts in exchange for donations to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
9:30 AM Mar 13, 2015
The Wilson County Friends of NRA banquet and auction will be held Friday, April 24 at 5:30 at the College Hills Church of Christ
10:30 AM Mar 12, 2015
it is grass-roots organizations like the Wilson County Friends of NRA that does much of the non-political work in the areas of firearm safety and education, focusing primarily on youngsters
2:30 PM Mar 11, 2015
Despite their small size, yellow bass are hard fighters
When the preferred species plays hard-to-get, a school of cooperative yellow bass can save the day
8:30 AM Mar 6, 2015
fishermen are reminded that hunting/fishing licenses expired Feb. 28.
8:30 AM Mar 5, 2015
The sale of hunting and fishing licenses helps fund TWRA programs that protect non-game species, such as this crane.
The TWRA hasn't had a license-fee increase in a decade, and just two in the past quarter-century
9:30 AM Mar 4, 2015
The TWRA's Angler Recognition Program rewards fishermen for prize catches, even if they aren't records.
designed to recognize trophy-sized fish that are impressive, but not necessarily state records.