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12:06 am on Wednesday July 10, 2013

Photo: Port Royal shrimp catch

Monte snapped this shot of shrimp catch down at the Port Royal shrimp dock.
3:30 pm on Sunday June 2, 2013

In video: Dolphin strand feeding

Two years ago we pointed out several videos of dolphins using an ingenious "strand fishing" method of working together to beach fish, and themselves, for an easy snack. Now we've come across a better-produced video by the Discovery Channel...
12:23 pm on Tuesday March 19, 2013

Old Port Royal Railroad trestle over Whale Branch reopened as fishing pier

In 2012 the old Port Royal Railroad bridge over the Whale Branch River was removed, now a section of the bridge's trestle has been revamped and reopened as a fishing pier.
12:53 am on Saturday December 29, 2012

1 man dies, 1 hospitalized after boat accident near Broad River

While fishing for oysters near Corn Island, a 19-foot skiff capsized and one man drowned attempted to swim to shore on Wednesday afternoon.
5:48 am on Monday December 10, 2012

Surf fishing might see some rule changes in NMB

Flickr User: Jeff Rivers The City of North Myrtle Beach might be changing, or rather making rules, for those who surf fish. Currently, in Horry and Georgetown counties surf fishers can fish when ever they would like, safely and if they had a S.C....
6:47 am on Sunday December 2, 2012

An exhibit on the Lowcountry's fish camps at the Beaufort museum

Janet Garrity/Submitted Janet Garrity's new book, Goin' Down the River has sparked an interest in a Lowcountry lifestyle that is almost as old as Beaufort. To complement the increased interest, the Beaufort History Museum at City Hall is opening a...
3:26 am on Friday October 5, 2012

Mount Pleasant Pier fishing tournament continues Saturday

Image by Flickr user Tyrannosaurus BecsThink you have what it takes to catch the biggest fish of all? Then consider registering for the Cooper River Challenge at the Mount Pleasant Pier this Saturday, October 6. The event will run from 6 a.m. to 4 p...
10:13 am on Wednesday September 26, 2012

'Huck Finn Fishing Festival' for kids returns to Colonial Lake

Image by Flickr user ReelladyThe weather's turning nice in Charleston, and kids need entertaining so bring 'em out to the annual "Huck Finn Fishing Festival" at Colonial Lake on Saturday, September 29. This is open to kids age 4 to 12 years and...
3:26 am on Friday July 20, 2012

Two men bring in 127 pound tarpon from Lady's Island waters

Via Facebook The 127 pound catch. Last weekend Bobby Mack and Jody Hutto made a trip down from their Midlands home for a fishing trip off Lady's Island, and they caught far more than they expected. Their 60-pound line managed to snag a 6-foot 4-inch...
1:20 am on Saturday June 30, 2012

Now you can fish with one license in shared Georgia, South Carolina water bodies

Flickr user Let Ideas Compete The S.C. Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is implementing changes to regulations on freshwater fishing, aiming for more consistency with a new reciprocal agreement with Georgia, effective July 1. Georgia and...