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A Soldier and Boat Guide on Wilson.

A Soldier and Boat Guide on Wilson.

A 2013 Operation HOOAH team fishing down the shoreline in Donnegan's Slough.

2013 Operation HOOAH team

2013 Operation HOOAH team on Pickwick.

Boat Guide Don Gowen put his wounded Soldier on some plastic jerkbait bass on the little river side.

Colbert Heights High School bass club

Class is in session

The Colbert Heights High School bass club taking advantage of the Southern Fishing News Student Angler Series free classes.

Wilson Lake bass

Another nice Wilson Lake bass.

The sun was bright and this one went for a Slider-rigged worm on drop-offs on the south side of the lake.

Miss Bailey on Wilson Lake

A serious young bass angler.

Miss Bailey will wet her hook every chance she gets from the pier on Wilson Lake.

Ms. Southern Fishing

A Slider and an odd bass.

Ms. Southern Fishing shows her odd-shaped bass that nailed her Slider head rigged with a worm fishing piers and docks.

Bluewater LED red deck

Nightclub or a bass boat?

The Southern Fishing News rig with its Bluewater LED red deck lighting makes you confused as to whether you want to dance or fish!

Little Mac

Decision time

Little Mac seems to be contemplating whether what he is using is doing the job or not.

Latest Southern Fishing News Stories



BAINBRIDGE, Ga. (Feb. 18, 2015) – The University of Alabama team of Charles Hurst of Arley, Alabama, and Ethan Flack of Cullman, Alabama, won the FLW College Fishing Southeastern Conference event on Lake Seminole Saturday with five bass weighing 25 pounds, 3 ounces.


Tennessee Team Takes First Costa Bassmaster High School Open

ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. – Many of the anglers in Saturday’s Costa Bassmaster High School Southern Open talked of catching lots of bass in practice, only to strike out on tournament day.

But the opposite happened for Josh Powers and Cole Stewart.


2015 Bass Fishing Hall of Fame Inductees

HAROLD ALLEN – Known affectionately as “The Legend,” Allen was one of the original

Harold Allen - BFHOFmembers of the “Hemphill Gang” ofprofessional anglers and guides on Toledo Bend Reservoir.


Costa Bassmaster High School Tournament Garners Huge Field

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — What was already shaping up to be a big event Saturday on Alabama’s Lake Martin got a major boost today when it was announced that Costa has signed on as the new title sponsor for the Bassmaster High School tournament program.


Prattville Parks and Recreation to offer Fly Fishing Classes in May

The Prattville Parks and Recreation Department will be offering fly fishing classes in downtown Prattville on May 1-3, 2015. The classes will take place at the Doster Center (424 S. Northington St., Prattville, Ala.), Creek Walk at Autauga Creek, and at the Pratt Park pavilion.



Lawless wins co-angler title

 SCOTTSBORO, Ala. (Feb. 9, 2015) – Chris Webb of Decatur, Alabama, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 28 pounds, 8 ounces Saturday to win the first Walmart Bass Fishing League Choo Choo Division tournament of 2015 on Lake Guntersville. For his victory, Webb earned $6,000.


Toyota Bonus Bucks Bassmaster Team Championship Set For Lake Guntersville

MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. — Lake Guntersville, site of the 2014 GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by Diet Mountain Dew and GoPro, has been selected to host the 2015 Toyota Bonus Bucks Bassmaster Team Championship.

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Crappie USA Returns To Alabama’s Weiss Lake

Coming up February 28, 2015 Crappie USA Inc., “America’s Premier National Crappie Fishing Tournament Organization” will make its return to Alabama’s Weiss Lake. Anglers will be fishing for a 7-fish limit of crappie, which could net them a check along with the opportunity to advance to the Cabela’s Crappie USA Classic, the most prestigious event in crappie fishing today.  This year’s classic will be held October 7th-10th on Indiana’s Patoka Lake at Jasper, Indiana.


FLW College Fishing Southeastern Conference Field Set For Lake Seminole

BAINBRIDGE, Ga. (Feb. 3, 2015) – FLW College Fishing is headed to Lake Seminole February 14 for the first of three regular-season stops in the Southeastern Conference. A full field of college teams will be competing for a top award of $2,000 and a berth in the Southeastern Conference Championship tournament.


Hammer Fishing Rods Adds Three New Rods To Line

Guntown, MS.–Hammer Fishing Rods has announced addition of three new models to their Hammer Elite Series of rods. The new rods will feature American built rod blanks with individually wrapped rod guides. All three sport the very popular Winn Grip handles.