Fishing

Texas Hunting, Fishing Licenses on Sale Aug. 15

AUSTIN – The start of a new hunting season is right around the corner and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) is reminding hunters and anglers that current year Texas hunting and fishing licenses (except the Year-from-Purchase All-Water Fishing…

Veterans enjoy Warrior's Weekend fishing tournament

Warrior's Weekend has been assisting combat wounded veterans with a relaxing water therapy weekend

PORT O'CONNOR, Texas-- The Warrior's Weekend fishing tournament, on August 7th in Port O'Connor, hosted purple heart veterans from all around the United States. For 16 years, Warrior's Weekend has been…

Zebra Mussels invading Texas lakes

Zebra Mussels cause millions of dollars in spending to unclog intakes for power plants and damaging water crafts

If you are a boater or fisherman you have probably heard about Zebra Mussels. Zebra Mussels are a fingernail sized mollusk that are an invasive species, recognizable by the dark zig-zags stripes on their shell. They negatively impact ecosystems by…

Former New York Jets player dies in a fishing accident

The 77-year-old's cause of death has not been determined

Originally Published: 01 MAY 21 14:42 ET By Kay Jones, CNN (CNN) -- A former player for the New York Jets died in an accident during a fishing tournament in Texas on Thursday, according to tournament officials and the Texas…

Fishing report for April 15-22

Catch and release is encouraged

VICTORIA, Texas -- Speckled trout and redfish can be found around the ICW on top-waters or shrimp under a cork in East Matagorda Bay. In West Matagorda Bay, wading and drifting…

Fishing report March 25- April 1st

GULF COAST, Texas -- Fishing is getting back to normal and the overall conditions are "good." A catch and release policy is recommended. Good luck and be safe out there.

Fishing report March 17-24

Fishing is slowly starting to surge

GULF COAST, Texas --After the polar plunge, fishing was poor at best after some of the fish died. There is a resurgence of fish in the gulf coast. Click the link below for…

Warriors Weekend Field of Honor to celebrate Veterans Day

The Warriors weekend will hold a special ceremony to honor veterans with the Field of Honor.

VICTORIA, Texas - On Saturday November 7th, the Warriors Weekend Field of Honor will celebrate veterans with a special ceremony. Colonel Mike Petrash with the Field of…

Pollution problem continues in Port O'Connor

Matagorda Bay continues to get polluted, despite annual clean up day.

PORT O' CONNOR - Climate change, pollution, and littering on our own water resources has become a concern for many people. In 2017, 275 companies across Texas emitted 63 million…

Benefit held for Anthony Rojas Jr. to help funeral costs

The 21-year-old was killed by a pick-up truck on a highway road where he had been fishing

VICTORIA, Texas – A benefit for Louis Anthony Rojas Jr. was held Sunday, April 26th at noon, located at Rudy’s on the Run, to help with funeral costs. Anthony worked at Rudy’s…

Lake Corpus Christi State Park to Host Kid Fish Event

MATHIS – On Saturday, Jan. 25, the park rangers at Lake Corpus Christi State Park will be hosting its 28th annual kid fish event as an opportunity for new anglers to learn how to fish. The event takes place from 9 a.m. to…

8-year-old reels in 692-pound shark

An eight-year-old boy reeled in a 314-kilogram (692-pound) tiger shark on a fishing trip with his dad in Australia -- possibly setting a new world record.