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By GON Staff | March 29, 2014

New Lake & River Records Fall

Catch A Lake or River Record? Requirements For Record Fish • Fish must be caught legally by rod…

By Brad Gill | March 27, 2014

Hunter Takes Trophy WMA Gobbler Without Firing a Shot

Crazy things happen in the woods… Richard Bryant and his son, Stephen, 17, of Cartersville, were listening for…

By Daryl Kirby | March 20, 2014

10.48-lb. Spotted Bass Could Be New World Record

Many weekend anglers daydream of catching a world-record bass, and tournament fishermen typically pray for big-fish of the…

By Brad Gill | March 7, 2014

Hunt Club Managers Needed For UGA Survey

We know that quite a few of our loyal GON readers lease land and then get a group…

By Daryl Kirby | March 6, 2014

2014 Georgia Legislative Session: NRA Backs Suppressors For Hunting

It’s been a quiet legislative session when it comes to sportsmen’s issues. State representatives and senators have gone…

By Mike Bolton | March 5, 2014

Classic Day Nets Bassmaster Win For Randy Howell

Randy Howell, of Springville, Ala., posted the biggest final-day comeback in Bassmaster Classic history on Feb. 23 as…

By Brad Gill | March 5, 2014

Ossabaw Still The Place For Public Pigs

Despite a pro-active movement by DNR to cut back hog numbers on Ossabaw Island, the latest pair of…

By Daryl Gay | February 26, 2014

A Story Of Rescue As Four Hunters Pulled From Flooding Swamp

It is a frigid, pitch-black two o’clock in the morning as DNR Ranger Micheal Crawley calls instructions across…

By Brad Gill | February 19, 2014

Youth Squirrel Hunts On Oconee, Big Hammock WMAs

A group of Georgia hunters spent Saturday, Feb. 1 making sure kids had plenty to smile about. Two…

By Daryl Kirby | February 3, 2014

Buck, The Coyote-Stomping Donkey

We can hear it now… daylight breaks, and the sound of braying donkeys echoes through the deer woods.