The Fishing Line

by Capt. Billy Pipkin

This has been quite an unusual year with world events, but in the fishing world, all remains consistent and upbeat.

As the summer season ebbs, September offers a number of species for our angling pleasure. Spanish mackerel, bluefish, red drum, speckled trout and spot are among the main draws.

Spanish mackerel will continue to be available until late month. They have been very abundant throughout the summer, with sizes ranging from the minimum 14 inches up to whopping 6-pound citations measuring around 30 inches. They lend themselves well to baking, grilling or smoking…

There’s more to this story,
and many more news articles, photos and ads available only in our online e-Edition or in the printed version. Become a subscriber today!
• To access or subscribe to the e-Edition, go -   HERE
• To subscribe to the printed version, go -   HERE
• To buy the printed version at a newsstand, -   HERE are our locations.

For assistance, please call us at 804-435-1701, extension 16.