• Hunting

    Weston English had a great turkey hunt on May 1, and a big gobbler isn't the only thing he left the woods with.

    Bennettsville turkey hunter nabs big turkey, and a bonus

    Quick hunt results in more than just a big gobbler
    May 01 at 9:55pm
    It's time to apply for your South Carolina public and WMA alligator hunting tags.

    S.C. alligator hunting applications available beginning May 1

    It's time to apply for your public and WMA alligator hunting tags
    April 30 at 7:52pm
    The Youth Hunter Education Skills Tournament includes archery, shooting, responsibility, and orienteering.

    NCWRC to host 40th pre-collegiate shooting sports championship this month

    Tournament covers shooting, hunter responsibility, compass orienteering
    April 20 at 8:24pm
    This big gator was an unwelcome visitor at a golf course home in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. last week.

    Alligator bulls way through screen door, relaxes on 2nd-story porch

    Mt. Pleasant family alarmed by what they thought was human intruder
    April 19 at 10:40am
    Travis Atkins killed this five-bearded turkey on April 10. The gobbler weighed 22 pounds.

    Guilford County hunter kills five-bearded gobbler just off his back porch

    Quick hunt produces trophy turkey for Summerfield, N.C. hunter
    April 17 at 10:56pm
    Hayden Cardwell didn't realize this bearded turkey was a hen until after he'd shot it. His dad also killed a bearded hen years earlier at a nearby farm.

    Rockingham County youngster bags bearded hen

    Duplicates father's feat from years earlier
    April 17 at 5:11pm
    Two 2017 legislative bills are vying to offer seven-day-a-week hunting at N.C.’s private and public lands.

    Legislature considers expanding Sunday hunting to include public lands, waterfowl

    Second bill seeks to extend legislature’s control of all fishing and hunting regulations
    April 10 at 8:42pm
    South Carolina's newest shooting range is now open in Charleston County.

    New rifle range opens in Charleston County

    SCDNR's Twin Ponds Shooting Range is now open
    April 10 at 2:06pm
    This white turkey was one of several impressive harvests by youth hunters last week.

    Pure white turkey among several killed by youth hunters last week

    Female youth hunter killed 20 pounder
    April 07 at 7:39pm
    Chad Everett, 10-years-old, killed his first mature gobbler on North Carolina's youth day.

    N.C. youth hunter kills huge turkey on youth day

    10-year-old killed 25-pound Alamance County bird
    April 02 at 7:57pm
    North Carolina's turkey season opens April 8, and the NCWRC offers some reminders for hunters chasing the big birds.

    NCWRC reminds turkey hunters of regulations, safety tips

    North Carolina turkey season opens April 8
    April 02 at 3:22pm
    Share your thoughts on the upcoming migratory bird hunting seasons with the NCWRC through Apr. 9.

    NCWRC looking for input on migratory game bird seasons

    Public can make comments at NCWRC's website
    March 23 at 5:01pm
    Women 18 and over can learn archery and dozens of other outdoor skills at the NCWRC's BOW Workshop March 31 – Apr. 2.

    NCWRC hosting Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Workshop March 31-Apr. 2

    Workshop is open to first 100 registrants
    March 15 at 4:01pm
    The 2017 Carolina Coyote Classic was a huge success, with 134 hunters participating, and 43 coyotes officially weighed in.

    2017 Carolina Coyote Classic a huge success

    More participation, more coyotes killed
    March 14 at 7:16pm
    Using the right bait scents, while keeping your own scent hidden, is essential to hog hunting success.

    Kill your scent for hog hunting success

    Bait scents are good for hogs, but human scent is a no-no
    March 14 at 5:47pm
    A pot call, be it slate, glass or some other material, can make most any turkey call that’s needed.

    Five turkey calls every hunter must have in their vests

    These 5 calls are essential for turkey hunting success
    March 13 at 2:15pm