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Freshwater report 4/9

The Daily Progress

Buggs Island. The crappie and bass have started moving shallow, towards the backs of creeks, triggered by the warm spell. In a crappie tournament at Bobcat’s a colossal 4.24 pound crappie won the big fish pot. I guess it did. Bets action for crappie has come form tight-lining jigs tipped with a small shiner in 3 to 8 feet of water.

Cox, Farrington Tie For First At Walmart Bass Fishing League Piedmont Diision On Kerr Lake


Chris Cox of Greenville, N.C., and David Farrington of Greensboro, N.C., both weighed a five-bass limit totaling 16 pounds, 2 ounces Saturday to tie for first at the Walmart Bass Fishing League Piedmont Division event on Kerr Lake. Cox and Farrington both earned $3,937.

Greenville team wins Inside & Out fishing title

News & Observer

Ken McNeill of Raleigh and Keith Deal of Holly Springs topped a 24-team field to win Qualifier No. 7 of the Piedmont Bass Classics End of Year Team Tournament Bass Fishing Trail on Oct. 5 at the Flemingtown Landing ramp at Kerr Lake.

New Lessee For Steele Creek To Be Named Soon

Kerr Lake Parkwatch

"We had a good and purposeful meeting today between state senators and representatives with the NC Department of Administration (DOA) on sorting out the issues to get a new lease in place for the Steele Creek Marina at Townsville," said State Senator Chad Barefoot.

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North Carolina Sportsman

August has always been a tough month for bass fishermen, because the fish start getting spread out — there aren’t nearly as many grouped up — and because you might find them anywhere from around shallow docks to 25 feet deep.