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By Brad Gill | October 1, 2014

Potential Seatrout Regs Need More Soak Time If Implemented

Discussions on a potential increase in the minimum-size limit on spotted seatrout that will initially result in fewer…

By Brad Gill | August 30, 2014

Blue Cats In Carters Lake? Lake Record Certified

Gary Turner, of Statham, is the first angler to have a blue catfish entry in GON’s Georgia Lake…

By Daryl Kirby | August 27, 2014

3-Time State Duck-Calling Champ Crowned

Clint Shipman won his third—and likely final—Georgia state duck-calling championship by topping a tough field of nine of…

By Brad Gill | August 27, 2014

Win $3,000 Shopping Spree & Dream Hunt In GON’s Youth Big-Buck Contest

GON’s Youth Big-Buck contest is back! A winning youth will collect a $3,000 shopping spree at Adventure Outdoors…

By Daryl Kirby | August 7, 2014

Truck-Buck Contest Is Back! Win a Truck!

GON just gave away another 4×4 Chevy pickup truck to a deer hunter. It’s become a Georgia hunting…

By Daryl Kirby | August 6, 2014

10-Year Deer Management Plan Revealed

The draft plan for managing Georgia’s deer herd for the next 10 years, “Georgia’s Deer Management Plan 2015-2024,…

By Daryl Kirby | August 5, 2014

11 1/2-lb. Bass Bought By Tournament Anglers

A pair of anglers in a July 12 bass-club tournament at Banks Lake bought an 11 1/2-lb. bass…

By Daryl Kirby | August 3, 2014

Velvet Buck Poached, Reward Offered

Imagine the emotions felt by area landowners and hunters when word got out that a beautiful buck, still…

By Brad Gill | August 1, 2014

Will Mitchell Wins GON’s Youth Shoot-Out

Will Mitchell, 15, of Martin, has some serious things to think about. He’s got to figure out how…

By Daryl Kirby | July 30, 2014

Scott Fox Outlasts Field To Win Chevy 4×4 Truck No. 25!

The 25th annual Truck-Buck Shoot-Out saw what may have been the most accurate field of shooters in the…