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
1:30 PM Apr 21, 2015
When the dogwoods are blooming the crappie are biting.
The same seasonal conditions that determine when the dogwoods began to flower are also the same seasonal conditions that trigger crappies' early-spring alarm clock
11:30 AM Apr 17, 2015
there have been no documented cases of rabies among Tennessee's fast-growing coyote population, the potential exists and authorities caution the public to avoid the animals
8:30 AM Apr 16, 2015
Lebanon's Betty Whitener, 84, poses with the gobbler she bagged.
The gobbler weighed 18 pounds.
10:30 AM Apr 15, 2015
Roy Denney bagged this turkey on a hunt last season. No feathers were ruffled on opening day this season.
I've collected a turkey almost every hunt I've gone on with Roy over the years, but the streak finally ended
11:30 AM Apr 10, 2015
Submitted to The Democrat Lewis Brown holds a  41.3-pound rockfish the longtime Mt. Juliet resident, with help from Harold Hackett, caught from Old Hickory Lake on March 21. It is the largest fish the 82-year-old has ever caught.
The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency invites fishermen to submit comments and suggestions about the 2016 regulations
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