Category Archives: Scales

Women Anglers in Training

  Mermaids aren’t the only women on the water Thanks to W.A.I.T. BY: JENNIFER BARNETT Statistics show that the number of fisherwomen out on the water or the piers is dramatically less then the number of fishermen. Chances are many women

King for a Day    

The life of a Tournament Fisherman BY: ALAN BEASLEY Here is a little of what the King Mackerel Tournament fishing teams go through to get ready for a Tournament like the US Open King Mackerel Tournament coming up on October

It’s a Roundup!

                      For a great cause! BY: ALAN BEASLEY Sometimes you find yourself wanting to fish and you just don’t have the gumption to go. It’s hot, the wind is blowing

Exploring a World Within our World that has it’s Own Rules: Diving with In Sea State

  By: Alan Beasley   Offshore fishing can be very exciting and every time you go it’s a different experience. However, after enough trips and catching most of the species of fish off our coast for a number of years,

Finding Grouper

Early season hunt for the big catch. BY: ALAN BEASLEY I hope everyone out there is as happy as I am to get a chance to get outside and have some fun! I have been dreaming of going out for

Small Fry Fishing Tournament: Boiling Spring Lakes

Hello everyone and welcome to the start of a beautiful spring here in Brunswick County. Everyone is certainly enjoying the warmer weather and we’re all in the mood to get out of the house and do something fun, including me!

One Fish, Two Fish, Three Fish, Go Fish

As the colder weather starts to show up, it makes us all feel good as the mornings are cool and crisp and we are all making plans to enjoy the beautiful weather. One thing that always makes me feel excited

Money-making Kings

What: U.S. Open King Mackerel Tournament When: Thursday, October 2nd to Saturday, October 4th Where: Southport Marina, 606 W. West St. Cost: Free to spectate, fees to compete Info: My favorite time of year to fish is October. It’s

Go Fish!

Now is the perfect time to be fishing, period. If you can find any time to go, then you should go! There are a few things to make note of this time of year especially when there has been so

Beginner’s Luck

by Dennis Frazier For the last decade, my family has vacationed on Oak Island, but, as a group, until this past June, we have never been on a fishing charter together. So when several of our family members decide to

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