News Stories & Fishing Articles

Finesse Fishing Downloadable Southern Fishing New Student Angler Class

Welcome to Southern Fishing News Student Angler Class. This downloadable class is on Finesse Fishing and is available free to high school bass clubs, or actually, anyone who wants a brush-up on the subject.

2021 Georgia Fishing Regulations Guidebook

Kick off the brand new year by using the 2021 Georgia Sport Fishing Regulations Guide as you make all your fishing plans says the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD). 

MLF REDCREST 2021 Shift to Texas’ Lake Palestine

Proven Big-Fish Factory, REDCREST 2022 to Remain in Tulsa

By Joe Opager

MLF has announced that REDCREST 2021, the MLF Bass Pro Tour Championship, has been shifted to Lake Palestine in Flint, Texas.

The 2021 REDCREST event has been relocated to Flint, Texas on Lake Palestine from Grand Lake, Oklahoma. Photo by Garrick Dixon

Featured sponsor – Neese Realty Waterfront Property

Southern Fishing News presents sponsor Neese Realty Waterfront Property. Neese Realty specializes in lake property on Pickwick, Wilson and Wheeler lakes.

Here’s an example of a waterfront property that listed with Neese Realty.

2021 Bassmaster High School Schedule Features Iconic Fisheries

B.A.S.S. officials have unveiled the Mossy Oak Fishing Bassmaster High School Series presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors 2021 schedule, which will give young anglers an opportunity to compete on the same waters that have hosted sportfishing’s premier tournaments.

Check TVA lake levels on the go

Lake Levels – Is today a good day for boating, fishing, or swimming on your favorite TVA reservoir? Here’s where you can get all the data you need to plan your day on the water.

Another 2020 First—Wettest Ever

2020 sets 3rd straight year of record Tennessee Valley rainfall.

2020 is now officially the wettest year ever recorded in the Tennessee Valley.

Bassmaster Marshal Registration Opens In January For 2021 Elite Season

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Bass fishing enthusiasts who want to learn from the world’s best anglers while exploring legendary fisheries will be able to register as marshals for the 2021 Bassmaster Elite Series beginning January 5.

Bassmaster Marshal Registration Opens In January For 2021 Elite Season. Photo by B.A.S.S.

New SliderLines issue published

The Slider Lures’ new issue, Volume 8 Issue 3 of the SliderLines newsletter, has been published. You will be especially surprised with the feature article titled “Fresh Saltwater”

Asian Carp Advisory Commission Holds First Meeting

The Tennessee Asian Carp Advisory Commission was established in an executive order signed by Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee in September to study and provide advice regarding the best methods for mitigating the invasion of Asian carp into the state’s lakes and river systems.

The TWRA’s battle against Asian carp has been ongoing.