• Hunting

    Bo Gibson shot this Rockingham County buck on a cold, rainy day in early November 2017.

    N.C. hunter kills Rockingham County brute

    Record book buck had 25 1/4-inch inside spread
    November 13 at 4:01am
    Mike Kossover poses with his big Spartanburg County buck that he took down with his bow.

    Patience pays off for SC bowhunter with record book buck

    Big 12-point walked within 25 feet of hunter
    November 10 at 3:01pm
    Thomas Whitt knew his best shot at this big buck would be on NC's Youth Day, and he took full advantage even though he slept through the morning hunt.

    NC 8th-grader blasts 139-inch Person County bruiser

    Youth Day gave young hunter first shot at big buck
    November 10 at 3:01am
    Jonah Knowles killed this big 11-pointer on opening day of NC's central black powder season.

    Reidsville youth hunter smokes 150-inch buck with black powder rifle

    11-year-old's younger brother killed his first buck the next day
    November 09 at 2:31am
    She almost didn't go hunting that day, but Abby Cribb is glad she did. She killed this record book buck in Marion County, SC.

    Coin flip leads to record book buck for Marion huntress

    It was also her first bow kill
    November 08 at 3:01am
    Austin Martin knew this big buck was in the area, but never saw him while hunting until he pulled out his grunt call.

    Apex hunter grunts in 12-point, 157-inch Chatham County trophy

    Big buck showed up just minutes after hunter grunted
    November 07 at 2:01am
    Regional youth coon hunts are being held throughout the winter in several locations in South Carolina.

    Youth coon hunters compete for prizes, scholarships throughout SC

    Hunts last all winter, championship held in March
    November 06 at 3:45pm
    Frankie Sanders killed this 300-pound bruin on Game Management Land during South Carolina's 2017 bear season.

    2017 SC bear season was second best on record

    108 total bears taken during season
    November 05 at 10:44pm
    Phillip Gosnell killed the largest bear of South Carolina's 2017 season. It took three shots to down the 597 pounder in Greenville County.

    Upstate bruin is largest of 2017 season

    597-pound bear took three shots to kill
    November 03 at 8:56pm
    Nolan Cole was laid out some tempting treats for this buck, which offered him a shot that he didn't pass up on Sept. 19.

    Oak Ridge hunter takes big monster that was munching too much

    Big buck first showed up last season, reappeared in September
    November 03 at 3:01am
    A grunt call helped Chase Tedder of Walnut Cove drop this big Stokes County 10-pointer.

    Young cancer survivor nails Stokes County trophy buck

    Teen caught 8.5-pound bass six days earlier
    November 02 at 10:01am
    Derek James of Inman killed this Spartanburg County 14-point buck on a morning hunt with a 40-yard shot.

    Inman hunter shoots 14-point buck with one-of-a-kind rack

    Unique rack featured split brow tines
    November 01 at 9:01am
    Patrick Williams killed this Rockingham County 19-point buck, which may surpass the current state record non-typical archery buck.

    N.C. bowhunter kills possible new state record archery non-typical buck

    Green-score puts buck more than 4 inches bigger than current record
    November 01 at 3:01am
    Lathan Peterson killed his biggest buck to date on a Caswell County Game Land hunt on opening day of the 2017 muzzleloader season.

    Caswell County Game Land produces whopper 11-point buck

    Cell phone alarm almost spoiled the hunt
    October 31 at 2:36pm
    Aaron Summitt killed this big buck despite having a broken back and ankles that he suffered after falling 30 feet while mounting a stand before deer season started.

    Hunter with broken back and legs kills monster 6-point buck

    30-foot preseason fall while mounting stand doesn't stop SC hunter
    October 31 at 5:01am