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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

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Gray Claims Final 2015 Bassmaster Classic Berth

BISMARCK, Ark. — In celebration of the Yuletide season, Brandon Gray received a couple of early Christmas presents for being a good angler at DeGray Lake.

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Old And New Waters On Nation Schedule For 2015

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Some familiar bass fishing waters and some never visited by B.A.S.S. tournaments will play host to competitors in the 2015 Old Milwaukee B.A.S.S. Nation divisionals.

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Alabama Fishing and Boating FYI’s

We have compiled a variety of fishing and boating information/laws to familiarize fishermen on Alabama fishing- particularly new anglers in the state. The information was collected from Alabama’s Department of Conservation and Natural Resources’ website.

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Connecticut’s Paul Mueller Wins B.A.S.S. Nation Championship On Ouachita

MONROE, La. — When it counts, Paul Mueller knows how to catch a big limit of fish. That’s what he did on the final day of the 2014 Old Milwaukee B.A.S.S. Nation Championship on the Ouachita River, when his 14-pound, 9-ounce sack earned him the top spot and the Bryan V. Kerchal Memorial Trophy.

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Alabama’s Coby Carden Maintains Lead On Ouachita

MONROE, La. — Coby Carden took a gamble on Day 2 of the 2014 Old Milwaukee B.A.S.S. Nation Championship on Louisiana’s Ouachita River, and it paid off.

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FLW ANNOUNCES 2015 WALMART BFL SCHEDULE

MINNEAPOLIS  – FLW announced today the 2015 Walmart Bass Fishing League schedule, which includes 120 regular-season tournaments spread across 24 divisions, each with four one-day qualifying tournaments that pay as much as $8,000 to the winning boater and $3,000 to the winning co-angler, plus a two-day super tournament offering top awards of $11,000 and $4,500, respectively, and one of the longest-running championships in the history of tournament bass fishing – the Walmart BFL All-American.

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Alabama Bass Trail Adds Two Lakes to its Program

Decatur, Ala. – The Alabama Bass Trail is proud to announce two lakes have been added to the state’s popular fishing trail for 2015.

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Crappie USA Tournament Results For The 2014 Cabela’s Crappie USA Classic

Teams Fish Deep For Winning Catch On Lake Cumberland

Crappie USA held the 2014 Cabela’s Crappie USA Classic on Lake Cumberland at Somerset, Kentucky where 250 of the top anglers in the nation competed for $107,000.00 in cash and prizes.

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Top Weekend Angler Championship Set for November 12-15 on Wheeler Lake

Decatur, Ala. – The American Bass Anglers (ABA), who conducts the largest and most prestigious tournament trail for weekend anglers, is bringing the Ray Scott Championship to the River City.

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Bassmaster High School Program Expansion Planned For 2015

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — B.A.S.S. has expanded the Bassmaster High School Series to three Opens for 2015 and has increased the number of ways high school anglers can qualify for the Bassmaster High School National Championship.