Tag Archives: Lake Seminole

Local Anglers Dominate Lake Seminole FLW Tournament

Three local anglers placed in the top 10 of the FLW Series Southeastern Division tournament on Lake Seminole this weekend.  Decatur County fishermen Clint Brown, Matt Baty and Nic Jeter each boated enough big bass to compete with the professionals on Lake Seminole, with Brown leading the pack and finishing in third place. The top 10 pros on Lake… Read More »

Yeti FLW College Fishing Coming to Lake Seminole

PRESS RELEASE YETI FLW COLLEGE FISHING 2017 SEASON OPENER SET FOR LAKE SEMINOLE BAINBRIDGE, Ga. (Jan. 3, 2017) – The 2017 Yeti FLW College Fishing tournament season will kick off Jan. 14 at Lake Seminole for the first of three regular-season stops in the Southeastern Conference. A full field of college teams will be competing for a top… Read More »

Video and Pictures of flooding on Flint, Chattahoochee and Lake Seminole (12/29/15)

The current height of the Flint River at Bainbridge is 26.23 feet, as of 4:30 p.m. on December 29, 2015. Video by Kevin Dowdy in northern Decatur County [KGVID width=”568″ height=”320″]http://sowegalive.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Flint-River-Flooding-in-Decatur-County-122915.mov[/KGVID] Below Pictures taken by Kevin Dowdy (2nd four, in northern Decatur County) and Julie Harris (1st four, at Bainbridge Boat Basin) Video by Jeremy Miller On the… Read More »

Lane Leads Bassmaster Open Tournament on Lake Seminole

Friday’s weigh-in begins at 3:30 p.m. at the Earle May Boat Basin in Bainbridge. The final weigh-in for the Top 12 anglers on Saturday will take place at 4:30 p.m. ET at Bass Pro Shops, 4059 Lagniappe Way, Tallahassee, FL 32317. BAINBRIDGE, GA. — Although Lake Seminole teems with heavyweight largemouth bass, there were sour predictions from the anglers who are competing here… Read More »

U.S. Congressman Bishop talks Lake Seminole, current events in radio interview with Flint Media

U.S. Congressman Sanford Bishop visited Southwest Georgia Tuesday, August 18 as part of his District Work Session while Congress is in recess for the summer. Bishop hosted a town hall meeting at the Seminole County Courthouse in Donalsonville, Ga., on Tuesday night. The topic of the town hall meeting was the issue of hydrilla, an invasive water weed,… Read More »

Congressman Bishop to hold public meeting on Lake Seminole hydrilla problem

DONALSONVILLE, GA – Today, Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02) announced an upcoming hydrilla focused Town Hall Meeting in Donalsonville, GA. Congressman Bishop has invited and will be accompanied by Colonel Jon Chytka, Commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Mobile District. The purpose of the meeting is to get feedback from the public on the issue.… Read More »

Boats damaged but no one seriously hurt after Lake Seminole accident

No one was seriously hurt after a bass fishing boat collided with a pontoon boat on Lake Seminole the afternoon of Sunday, July 12, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Law Enforcement Division. The accident happened at about 1 p.m. Sunday on a part of the lake located within Seminole County, said DNR Law Enforcement Ranger… Read More »

Bainbridge’s Matt Baty wins FLW Bulldog tournament on Lake Seminole

Decatur County’s own Matt Baty won the FLW Walmart Bass Fishing Tour event on Lake Seminole on Saturday, May 9. Fishing in the tour’s Bulldog Division, Baty won the one-day tournament with 22 pounds, 15 ounces on a five fish limit. For his efforts, Baty won $3,718 cash plus $1,000 in Mercury Bonus money. The field was strong, with… Read More »

JTodd Tucker reels in big bass on Lake Seminole; teen catches 14-pound monster on Chattahoochee

Professional angler JTodd Tucker, who hails from Southwest Georgia, posted the following to Facebook on Monday: Had a blast fishing on Lake Seminole today. It was just what I needed before heading to Orange, Texas next week for the first stop on the Bassmaster Elite series trail. Bainbridge Convention & Visitors Bureau / Dick Cepek Tires and Wheels… Read More »

Lake Seminole Lions to host fireworks on July 3

East Coast Pyrotechnics has promised an amazing and excellent display of fireworks this year for the Lake Seminole Lions Club’s annual Fourth on the Third Independence Day Celebration. The event is set again this year for July 3rd at Seminole State Park on Hwy. 253. Lake Seminole Lions Club members are working hard planning the event and they… Read More »

Listen to the Daily Outdoors Report and Southwest Georgia News for 5/20

Each day’s Outdoors Report is an approximately 5-minute recording of Flint Media’s Al Kale talking to Lake Seminole GA fishing and hunting guide Stephen Wells, with occasional special guest Pam Martin-Wells a Hall of Fame bass fisherwoman. Southwest Georgia Outdoors Report – May 20, 2014 Southwest Georgia Outdoors Report – May 19, 2014 Southwest Georgia Outdoors Report –… Read More »