Ready to hit the water

Ready to hit the water

Just need to get one more rod in there.

Zero dark thirty

Zero dark thirty

If you were here now you would be late!

2013 Operation HOOAH team

Ready for crappie

Just need to follow Charlie Brewer around.

Class is in session

Class is in session

Our youth bass club Student Angler Series in action.

Shoals Youth Bassmasters

Shoals Youth Bassmasters

One of the first B.A.S.S. youth clubs in America.

The lure for the record

The lure for the record

The lure George W. Perry used to catch a 22-pound, 4-ounce largemouth out of Montgomery Lake, Ga., on June 2, 1932.

Legend Jimmy Houston giving and Ron McDonald

Just hangin' out

Legend Jimmy Houston giving Ron McDonald, SFN Editor, some tips.

Southern Fishing News first lady

Just all in a day's work

Southern Fishing News first lady, Martha McDonald, has a seven and a five-pounder caught three casts apart.

Miss Bailey looks for a little guidance

See any fish out there?

Miss Bailey looks for a little guidance on where to cast.

Worth the trip

Worth the trip

Part of fishing is getting to see stuff like this.

Little Mac

Don't anybody move

How many turtles can get on one log contest.

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EGO Fishing joins Southern Fishing News

Southern Fishing News welcomes EGO Fishing to our family of sponsors.

Fourteen years ago EGO Fishing set out on a simple mission – to develop a better fishing landing net solution that addressed the many functional and performance problems that existed with the traditional products. What started out as a small landing net company has now grown into the innovation leader in the fishing net and accessories category of the sport fishing industry.

EGO Fishing 75015 S2 Kryptek Compact PVC

Tonic Eyewear Featured Sponsor

The TONIC Eyewear brand come from over 25 years of experience with anglers and fishing. Every polarized lens features the company’s custom filtration system called Crystalite Glass, creating an effect of supreme clarity, not available until now.

B.A.S.S. announces inaugural High School Combine to debut in October

B.A.S.S. officials announced today that 100 high school anglers will have the opportunity to showcase their talents in front of colleges during the inaugural Abu Garcia Bassmaster High School Combine, which is set to debut October 15-17 on Wheeler Lake in Decatur, Ala.

What Size Swimbait to Pick First

The swimbait is a lure type that has gone from trophy hunting bass anglers to something used for many different species, including walleye. They come in all shapes and sizes and can be fished all year long, making them some of the most versatile lures used today.

B.A.S.S. Nation 2022 Regional Championship Schedule Announced

The 2022 TNT Fireworks B.A.S.S. Nation Series schedule features five opportunities for grass-roots anglers to battle some of the country’s best bass fisheries. Each regional championship will provide opportunities for everyday anglers to qualify for the TNT Fireworks B.A.S.S. Nation Championship and a shot at one of three berths in the 2023 Academy Sports + Outdoors Bassmaster Classic presented by Huk.

The 2022 TNT Fireworks B.A.S.S. Nation Series schedule features five regional championship events, beginning in February on Lake Havasu.
Photo by Brenden Kanies/B.A.S.S.

Youth First Places went 43.56 Pounds

The Shoals Youth Bassmasters final tournament of the 2021 season on Pickwick was a winner. The trophy winners in each of the three age divisions weighed-in 43.56 pounds of Pickwick bass.

Southern Fishing News sponsor Tonic Eyewear Expands Into America

Southern Fishing News newest sponsor, TONIC Eyewear, has announced that its product line of the world’s most advanced outdoor sunglasses will soon be coming to the United States. These sunglasses have the fit, style, and performance that complement the outdoor life. Especially fishing.

Youth Take On Wilson Lake

The Shoals Youth Bassmasters headed toward their final tournament of the year with an August 28 2021 on Wilson Lake.

New Strike King Fire Craw color coming this fall

@greghackneyfishing is feeling the flames.

High School Fishing World Finals and National Championship Heads to Florence, Alabama in 2022

The 13th Annual High School Fishing World Finals & National Championship is slated to be held June 22-25, 2022 in Florence, Alabama on Pickwick and Wilson Lakes.

North DeSoto High School duo of Luke Herring and Tyler Pate. FLW photo