Category Archives: Outdoors

Georgia’s new Turkey Tracker provides stats on annual harvest

Hunters participating in the spring 2016 turkey season, which ended May 15, had something new to remember, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division – the reporting of all harvested turkeys. All turkey hunters, including those under 16 years of age, landowners, honorary, lifetime, and sportsman license holders, were required to obtain a free… Read More »

Stevens and Meeks win Lake Seminole Open

The Lake Seminole Open was held in conjunction with Rivertown Days in Bainbridge this past weekend.  It appears as though the big girls have started finding the beds on the big water – here are the results from the tournament, courtesy of the Bainbridge C0nvention and Visitor’s Bureau: LAKE SEMINOLE OPEN 1st PLACE OVERALL WINNERS: Terry Stevens and… Read More »

Gulf amberjack, triggerfish season to re-open in Gulf with new minimum size for amberjack

The recreational harvest of greater amberjack and gray triggerfish will reopen to harvest in Gulf state and federal waters Jan. 1 and the greater amberjack size limit will change from 30 inches to 34 inches fork length in Gulf state and federal waters Jan. 4. Recent stock assessments have indicated that greater amberjack and gray triggerfish in the… Read More »