Remington launching new alloy-framed RM380 for concealed-carry
Remington Arms announced a new pocket pistol for concealed-carry, the RM380. It’s an alloy-framed design that uses a locked breech for low recoil despite it’s very light weight. The RM380 weighs just 12.2 ounces unloaded. The market for light handguns chambered for .380 ACP is pretty crowded but Remington believes... Read more
Game Warden Field Notes
The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. No Parking on the Grass A Dallas County game warden patrolling Lake Ray Hubbard near Barnes Bridge Park noticed the vehicle barrier that prevents access to the shoreline was pushed down and a vehicle... Read more
DEA Agent: Marijuana Cultivation Could Lead to “Stoned Rabbits” Unafraid of Humans
If you live in a state where back-country marijuana is becoming big business, it may mean that rabbit hunting got a whole lot easier. Last month, DEA special agent Matt Fairbanks gave testimony to a Utah state Senate panel arguing against a bill that would legalize medical marijuana in the state.... Read more
Toyota Texas Bass Classic Announces Final Field for 2015
ATHENS—The Toyota Texas Bass Classic (TTBC) will feature 35 of the world’s best anglers Memorial Day weekend, May 23 – 25, 2015 on Lake Fork. The 2015 final field is made up of the top anglers in 2014 Angler of the Year points from both the FLW and Bass... Read more
Catfish, Striped Bass Stand Out in Possum Kingdom Fish Surveys
ATHENS—Gill net surveys recently completed on Possum Kingdom Reservoir by the Wichita Falls Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) fisheries office shows that some fish populations have bounced back from fish kills caused by golden alga between 2000 and 2010. “Our surveys indicate that most fish populations have done... Read more
WATCH: Why Shooting an Arrow Straight Up into the Air is a Bad Idea
What comes up must come down. And when the object in question is an arrow, you better get out of the way real quick unless you fancy a trip to the emergency room. The video below is reminder that you should never, ever shoot an arrow straight up into... Read more
Missouri Angler Lands Massive 120-pound Blue Catfish, Smashes State Record
Who says Asian carp is good for nothing? With a piece of cut Asian carp as bait, Missouri angler Burr Edde III pulled in a 120-pound, 8-ounce blue catfish on a trotline, smashing the state “alternative method” record. According to the Missouri Department of Conservation(MDC), the fish was caught on... Read more
Amid growing popularity, Bassmaster assembles high school All-American fishing team
The world’s largest fishing organization has announced the creation of the Bassmaster High School All-American Fishing Team. It will honor the most successful competitive bass anglers nationwide. This new distinction for young anglers comes as Birmingham, Ala.-based B.A.S.S. is tracking a steep increase in the number of high school fishing... Read more