Articles from the Outdoors section archive

Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015

Fishing tournaments

Sponsoring a bass, crappie, catfish or other fishing tournament? Mail or fax your flier or information to Fishing Editor, The Augusta Chronicle.

Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015

Grovetown man is on perch patrol

In between hunting for deer and spring gooblers, Tom Lewis pursues another obsession: fishing for yellow perch in the Savannah River.
By Rob Pavey

Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015

Bassmaster Classic is worth attending

If you've never attended a Bassmaster Classic, by all means go to the Lake Hartwell event out of Greenville, S.C., Feb. 20-22 at Bon Secours Wellness Arena.
By Bill Baab

Fishing tournaments

Sponsoring a bass, crappie, catfish or other fishing tournament? Mail or fax your flier or information to Fishing Editor, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, Ga. 30903-1928. 

Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015

Minnesota hunter's request draws notice

Minnesoata Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk is pushing to allow residents 84 and older to take a doe without a special permit - just as Krog asked.
By Kyle Potter

Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015

It's worth the effort to visit fishing museum

If you and your family are fishing fanatics, one of the best places to check out is the world's largest fishing museum in Hayward, Wis.

Fishing Tournaments

Sponsoring a bass, crappie, catfish or other fishing tournament? Tournament reports must include first and last names of participants, total numbers of fish and total weight of the catch.

Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015

Winter fish kill is underway at Thurmond Lake

Nothing drives seagulls into a frenzy like a winter fish kill at Thurmond Dam.

Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015

Trout stream dates to be discussed at meetings

The Georgia Wildlife Resources Division is proposing to remove the mountain trout season and open all trout streams to year-around fishing.
By Bill Baab

Fishing tournaments

Sponsoring a bass, crappie, catfish or other fishing tournament? Mail or fax your flier or information to Fishing Editor, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, Ga. 30903-1928. 

Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015

Pavey: Georgia Guidestones are one of strangest backroad attractions

I've always enjoyed the eccentric oddities that seem to abound along Georgia's rural backroads. One of the strangest sights has to be the Georgia Guidestones, tucked off a desolate stretch of ...
By Rob Pavey

Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015

Baab: Fruitless tend to leave new clients with sour taste

I talked to Capt. Dave Willard about some of the downsides of being a professional fishing guide.
By Bill Baab

Fishing Tournaments

Sponsoring a bass, crappie, catfish or other fishing tournament? Mail or fax your flier or information to Fishing Editor, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, Ga. 30903-1928. Fax number: ...

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015

Baab: Robins didn't change our weather

Robins are harbingers of spring, but the weather gods continue to balk with unspringlike weather, mostly cold and damp.
By Bill Baab

Fishing tournaments

Sponsoring a bass, crappie, catfish or other fishing tournament? Mail or fax your flier or information to Fishing Editor, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, Ga. 30903-1928. Fax number: ...

Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015

Meetings for hunters take up various subjects

WASHINGTON, Ga. - Hunters who packed a Wilkes County meeting hall last week had plenty to say about the need to stabilize Georgia's declining deer herd.

Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015

Fishing tournaments

Sponsoring a bass, crappie, catfish or other fishing tournament?

Becoming a fishing guide isn't as easy as you might think

It's not that simple to become a fishing guide
By Bill Baab

Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015

Resolution brought back fond memories

I have several New Year's resolutions for 2015, but decided to start with a simple one: cleaning out the Drawer of Forbidden Toys.
By Rob Pavey

Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015

Largemouth bass are fine at Thurmond Lake

If there ever has been a question as to the health and well-being of Thurmond Lake's largemouth bass population, it was emphatically answered last weekend after the Saturday Morning Open Team Bass ...
By Bill Baab
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