Topics: Jackson

Video: 1978 Bassmaster Classic

Jan 21, 2014

The eighth annual Bassmaster Classic championship was held Oct. 25-27, 1978, at the Ross Barnett Reservoir, in Mississippi.

Johnson remembered

Oct 22, 2013

Family and friends remember the life of Jimmy Johnson, tragically killed while preparing for the Central Open in Jackson, Miss.

Tournament pioneer recalls early days

Oct 17, 2013

Open competitor's father shares his own fish tale.

Newlyweds at the Classic

Feb 25, 2012

It may be a little chillier than most people’s idea of paradise, but that’s what the 2012 Bassmaster Classic is to Taylor and Matthew Fitzhugh, who chose to honeymoon in Shreveport during the three-day fishing competition.

B.A.S.S. historical timeline

Feb 23, 2010

A snapshot of B.A.S.S. history

Cajuns keep on ragin'

Jun 14, 2007

Read how Ken Sherman, Louisiana angler took the lead from fellow Baton Rouge Bassmasters club member Jamie Laiche, who fell to second place in the B.A.S.S. Federation Nation Central Divisional.

Louisiana angler, team dominate first round of Central Divisional

Jun 13, 2007

In this article, you can read what happened when Jamie Laiche switched to working a crankbait along the ledges, a strong summertime pattern for schooling bass at Ross Barnett.