Fishing

Mike Thaxton displays his Toledo Bend 12.37-pounder taken on a Carolina-rigged Brush Hog in the Housen area on Feb. 18.<br />

Many angler scores on Toledo Bend 12.37-pound hawg

Lunker falls for Carolina-rigged Brush Hog in the Housen area
18 hours ago
An epic yellowfin trip yielded 14 tuna — including two weighing more than 100 pounds — out of Venice on Feb. 5.

Epic trip yields 14 tuna out of Venice

Group catches more than 30 yellowfin over three days
20 hours ago
The commercial harvest of blue crabs in Louisiana waters will be prohibited for 30 days beginning on Monday, Feb. 20.

Crab season to close for 30 days beginning Monday

Move aimed at reducing fishing pressure on state’s blue crab stock, LDWF says
February 17 at 9:49am

St. Bernard man cited for alleged oyster violations

Incident occurred Tuesday in Drum Bay, LDWF says
February 17 at 8:53am
Bassmaster Elite Series pro and Sportsman TV host Greg Hackney enjoyed a recent sac-a-lait trip out of Houma..

Orange Grove sac-a-lait bite on fire

Guide provides tips to load up on slabs out of Houma
February 16 at 4:41pm
This screen shot was taken from a video showing a Grand Isle-based commercial fisherman's long line filled with red snapper.

Video: Commercial red snapper haul

February 16 at 2:12pm
If you’re looking for the best time to be at Toledo Bend, you can’t go wrong from now through March.

The best month to catch TB toads

Data shows you should plan your March trip now
February 16 at 6:00am
Craig May displays the 10.36-pound Toledo Bend lunker bass he caught on Friday, Feb. 10, on a black-and-chartreuse crappie tube jig in the Housen area.<br />

Crappie angler lands 10.36-pound Toledo Bend bass

Lunker hit black-and-chartreuse tube jig in the Housen area
February 15 at 4:33pm
South Carolina native Casey Ashley won the 2015 Bassmaster Classic on Lake Hartwell, which will also be the site of the Classic in 2018.

2018 Bassmaster Classic returns to Lake Hartwell

Casey Ashley won 2015 event with a three day total of 50 pounds, 1 ounce
February 15 at 10:01am
Bigger baits, bigger jigheads and bigger minnows will often lead to bigger crappie.

Bigger baits mean bigger crappie

Upsize your offerings to catch more slabs
February 14 at 1:58pm
Florien’s Keith Arthur shows off his Toledo Bend 10.39-pounder taken on a Texas-rigged Zoom Brush Hog in Negreet Creek.<br />

Florien angler scores on Toledo Bend 10.39-pounder

Big bass falls for watermelon candy Zoom Brush Hog in Negreet Creek
February 13 at 3:43pm
Rosepine's John Blankenbaker displays his 10.24-pound bass taken Jan. 31 in San Patricio Creek.<br />

Rosepine angler reels in Toledo Bend 10.24-pounder

Big bass bit in San Patricio Creek on Jan. 31
February 13 at 12:18pm
Pierre Part's Cliff

'Cajun Baby' leads 2017s first Elite Series event

Cliff Crochet takes slim lead in Cherokee Lake Bassmaster tournament
February 10 at 6:19am