Fishing

Marsh Man Masson vid: Salted vs. Unsalted -- which worm catches more fish?

Test results don't turn out exactly as expected.
July 05 at 6:49pm
Julie McCarty of Morgan City holds a fat bream caught while fishing with her husband, Bill.

Perfect time for panfish

Luck-E-Strike tube jig with a Crappie Nibble is angler’s bait of choice
July 05 at 1:01pm
Lionel Serigne Sr., the owner and operator of Serigne's Marina on Delacroix Island, passed away Tuesday, July 3. Funeral arrangements are pending at this time.

Delacroix fishing legend passes away

Lionel Serigne Sr. died Tuesday after a lengthy illness
July 05 at 8:51am

Marsh Man Masson vid: Line of rocks delivers the goods

Hitting paydirt early, early, early
July 03 at 6:11pm
The Louisiana recreational red snapper season moves to weekends only (Friday, Saturday and Sunday) effective July 13, according to the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission.

Red snapper season moves to weekends-only starting July 13

Daily season set to close this Sunday, July 8, at 11:59 a.m.
July 03 at 3:41pm
Hanna White of Baton Rouge holds a chunky bass caught on a white Stanley Ribbit earlier this summer at Toledo Bend on a trip with guide John Dean and her husband, Zach.

Nothing tops Toledo Bend bass fishing

Night bite heats up in July
July 03 at 11:31am
Tommy Vidrine unhooks a nice speckled trout while fishing recently on the Elmer's Island beaches.

Video: Elmer's Island beach trout tactics

Artificials, live bait both catching specks leading into holiday weekend
July 02 at 6:18pm
Aaron Pierce caught this 5-pound permit Sunday with a live shrimp under a 4 Horsemen popping cork while fishing the old Timbalier rocks.

Caribbean fish caught on Timbalier rocks

5-pound permit is Pierce’s biggest yet
July 02 at 5:41pm
Capt. Bobby Gros said getting an early start is a vital to summertime trout fishing out of Leeville.

3 keys to being Lucky in Leeville

Trout and redfish await the savvy angler
July 02 at 11:02am
Capt. Ron “Ahab”Broadus with a 21-inch Delacroix redfish caught on live shrimp.

Trout action should be ‘wide open’ out of Delacroix

Head to outside structures with live shrimp, guide says
July 02 at 10:18am
Ty Trosclair, 17, of Grand Chenier, reeled in a STAR-tagged redfish on Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge on June 24. Pending a polygraph, he'll win a 21-foot NauticStar boat and Mercury outboard motor package.

Rockefeller Refuge angler catches third STAR-tagged redfish

Trosclair also caught a tagged red in 2017 — but wasn’t registered for the tournament
July 02 at 9:01am
Capt. Bubby Lamy said tight-lining jigheads — instead of using popping corks — can be effective for specks in shallow water around islands in the Biloxi Marsh.

Outer islands of Biloxi Marsh holding trout

Artificials work, but live bait good insurance
July 01 at 10:10am