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Teenager's death inspires young anglers to work together

Dec 21, 2012

When Riley Laymon, 17, was killed in an automobile accident, his friends and family banded together to carry out his wishes for a bass fishing program.

Lakeland club’s president steps down

Dec 20, 2012

At the Lakeland Bassmasters' annual banquet on Dec. 8, the club honored Jim Hooven, who is leaving his post as club president after 31 years.

Howell reaches out to high school teams

Nov 25, 2012

For the past two years, Randy Howell has conducted speaking engagements for various high school fishing teams around the Birmingham area.

Sorrell excels in Archdale club

Nov 24, 2012

North Carolina's Brian Sorrell works in the racing industry now, but he has his sights set on fishing for a living.

Finessing fall bass

Nov 24, 2012

Power fishing tactics become prevalent during the fall since bass move to the shallows and feed heavily on baitfish, but there are still plenty of scenarios where finesse techniques are required.

How fall turnover affects bass fishing

Nov 7, 2012

Don't let it get you down. We've got the remedy for fall turnover blues.

Fed contenders to have a variety of options

Oct 17, 2012

Bass could be biting topwaters, plastics and crankbaits in next week's championship.

Album to help fishing advocacy

Oct 8, 2012

Randy Joe Heavin is donating half the proceeds from his fishing album to Recycled Fish.

Swimbait tricks of the pros

Oct 1, 2012

Jigheads and wide gap hooks have long been the standards for rigging swimbaits, but the ubiquity of these lures has caused bass to become more wary of swimbait presentations.

Tides an important factor on Upper Chesapeake

Sep 18, 2012

Buzzbaits and spinnerbaits will be key during high tide, and soft plastics will prevail during low tide.