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Marsh Man Masson vid: Part 2 of one-boat fish-off

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After starting hot and then experiencing a big lull in the middle of our fishing trip, Capt. Justin Bowles and I found fast action on speckled trout, giving us more than enough to weigh in our one-boat fishing competition.

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Yesterday at 11:25 am
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The Super Sally

For many anglers, especially in the South, there have been epic trips with lots of unforgettable “Sally Time.”

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January 15 at 9:00 am
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Henderson bass willing to bite despite frigid water temps

After weeks of freezing temperatures, I awoke Saturday to discover mild temperatures and blue-bird skies — and by 8 a.m. I was packing up the boat for a quick trip to Henderson to see if the bass would cooperate.

The four hours I spent on the water proved fish will bite even when water temperatures are below 50 degrees. But it took more than an hour to figure things out.

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January 08 at 12:43 am
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Always bet on Black

I’ve got to admit I wasn’t expecting much.

Chad Wiley, a Bassmaster tournament pro from Pineville, asked me to meet him at Joe’s Horseshoe Lake Marina in Monterey.

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January 01 at 7:00 am
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Bayou Sorrel pond gives up 12-pound lunker bass

Dequian Jackson hasn’t been bass fishing all that long, but the 20-year-old reeled in a true lunker largemouth earlier this month from a public pond in Bayou Sorrel and experienced a fight most veteran anglers likely will never get to feel in their lifetimes.

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December 27, 2017 at 8:56 am
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Bass basics

Pousson readily admitted that the Mermentau is home to river bass, and a keeper fish here averages 1 ½ to 2 pounds.

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December 15, 2017 at 7:00 am
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Bad apple snails

Unfortunately, the Mermentau River system is also home to an exotic aquatic pest — the apple snail.

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December 15, 2017 at 7:00 am
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You need a Ned rig

If someone were to give you only one box of lures you could use for the rest of your life, the last thing you might want thrown in would be the relatively boring-looking Ned rig.

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December 15, 2017 at 6:00 am
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