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  • Big Catch for 9-Year-Old

    Big Catch for 9-Year-Old

    Fisher Cusic of Lakeland caught this 8 1/2-pound bass on Lake Crago in North Lakeland on July 24. Fisher, 9, was out for a day of summer fishing with his parents, his brother Breton, and Ty Evans, one of his friends.

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  • Fishing Around Polk County (Nov. 27)

    Fishing Around Polk County  Nov  27 

    1 - Around Lakeland, speckled perch were excellent before the cold front, with numerous limits over 10 inches at several lakes. Limits of specks all over 10 inches at Somerset Lake, the hourglass area on Lake Parker, and Lake Crago on minnows,...

  • Outdoors Notebook: Speck Weighing 2 1/2 Pounds on Henderson

    Darryl Cole of Leesburg hauled in a 2-pound, 8.5-ounce speckled perch on Lake Henderson near Inverness on Saturday and won the Florida Crappie Club tournament with a stringer averaging 1.79 pounds per fish.

  • Upcoming Fishing Tournaments Around Polk County (Nov. 27)

    FLORIDA'S BIG BASS TRAIL will host a tournament on the south Winter Haven chain out of the old Lake Shipp ramp on Saturday. Entry fee $15 per angler. 100 percent payback. Safe light to noon. Sign up at the ramp. Call Byron at...

  • Fishing Around Polk County (Nov. 20)

    Fishing Around Polk County  Nov  20 

    1 - Around Lakeland, speckled perch are good and getting better as it cools down. Tenoroc anglers catching some limits (10, 10-inch minimum) and averaging 2.05 specks per hour on lakes Cemetery, 3, 5, B, Legs and Picnic, reports FWC biologist Keaton...

  • Good Deal on Lifetime Sportsman's License

    Gov. Rick Scott signed an executive order last Thursday that authorized the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission to reduce the cost of Lifetime Sportsman's licenses from $1,000 to $500 from Nov. 24 to Dec. 31 for state residents 21 and...

  • Upcoming Fishing Tournaments Around Polk County (Nov. 20)

    THE KIDS TO THE CLASSIC Charity Bass Tournament is Saturday on the Kissimmee Chain out of Camp Mack (changed from Nov. 8). Second annual fund-raiser for Lakeland Junior Bassmasters' field trip to the 2015 Bassmaster Classic on Lake Hartwell...