8:30 AM May 28, 2015
June 6 is Free Fishing Day in Tennessee. Residents can fish without a license or permit.
9:33 PM May 26, 2015
This fall's buck limit is cut from three to two.
Buck limi trimmed from three to two
8:30 AM May 26, 2015
Spring squirrel season runs through June 13.
based on personal observation not a lot of hunters brave the chiggers, ticks and poison ivy to chase springtime bushytails
8:30 AM May 21, 2015
June 6 is Free Fishing Day in Tennessee
8:30 AM May 20, 2015
Brownie Stricklin hoists a stringer of Percy Priest bluegills.
There's no official popularity poll for Tennessee fish, but if there was, I'll bet bluegills would rate near the top of the list
10:30 AM May 19, 2015
A Northern pike's rows of sharp teeth are reason to use a landing net.
Nobody told me about the sharp, venomous barbs on a catfish's pectoral and dorsal fins. I learned about them the hard way, when I grabbed the squirming, slimy little fish around the middle.
9:30 AM May 14, 2015
The recent Wilson County chapter of Friends of NRA banquet/fundraiser generated approximately $25,000
10:30 AM May 13, 2015
While some hunters, such as Lebanon's Clarence Dies, are having a successful turkey season, others are finding fewer birds this spring.
We're seeing some troubling signs for the state's once-robust turkey population
11:30 AM May 12, 2015
This big water snake was found sunning last December.
What do you call an "expert" who claims venomous snakes aren't dangerous? A dead expert.
10:30 AM May 9, 2015
Some major changes in deer and turkey hunting regulations have been proposed by the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency
10:30 AM May 8, 2015
From an Annie Oakley replica rifle to a Ted Nugent-autographed guitar, the items at last week's Wilson County Friends of NRA auction/fundraiser were as diverse as the crowd that turned out for the annual event. From state and local politicians to businessmen, doctors, lawyers, military veterans active and retired, cattlemen, farmers, truckers and homemakers, they all shared a common interest: support of the 2nd Amendment and the shooting sports. While private gun ownership has come under fire in some states
they all shared a common interest: support of the 2nd Amendment and the shooting sports
10:30 AM May 6, 2015
Fishing bobbers come in a wide variety of styles.
The only thing more fun than watching a fishing bobber is NOT watching one
11:30 AM May 1, 2015
The Cedar City Straights trap-shooting team finished fourth among 11 teams in last week's Big Springs Scholastic Clay Target shoot
1:30 PM Apr 29, 2015
Hiking in Rock Island State Park can be challenging, but the view is worth it.
At least one of Tennessee's 52 state parks is within an hour's driving distance of every resident
12:30 PM Apr 28, 2015
Renowned crappie expert Tim Huffman's personal-best slab is this 2.9-pounder. Huffman recently fished Percy Priest Lake.
The only thing Tim Huffman enjoys more than catching big crappie is showing other fishermen how to catch them.
12:30 PM Apr 23, 2015
Disagree with the state's fishing rules or regulations? Got a gripe with a size limit or a creel limit? The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency wants to hear about it.
10:30 AM Apr 22, 2015
Mt. Juliet's Chuck Campbell, a regular on Jim Duckworth's annual outdoor writers conference, caught this big crappie on a RoadRunner spinner.
the downpours couldn't dampen the camaraderie as old friends got caught up on fishing stories from the past year