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Ask the Experts at Mississippi River Monsters 2019

All you have to do is ask. Each year, catfish anglers look forward to the instructional seminars at Mississippi River Monsters (MRM) catfish tournament in Memphis. The fishing alone is reason enough to go, but add in the traditional pre-tournament...

Mississippi River Monsters 2019 offers a Clothing Line

Fish in style at Memphis this year. The Bill Dance Mississippi River Monsters catfish tournament has a new look and a new feeling of excitement. Highlighting the facelift is the new recently released logo featuring a mean and angry looking...

Twisted Cat Outdoors Tournament Announcement at New Madrid Brings Back Memories

The Twisted Cat Outdoors tournament at New Madrid will be a big cat tournament. by Ron Presley The first Mississippi River catfish tournament I ever covered was the 2014 Bass Pro Shops Big Cat Quest at New Madrid, MO. Just being...

Beamon and Staples win Cabela’s King Kat Tournament on Carlyle Lake

Channel cats dominate but flathead wins Big Kat honors at Carlyle, IL. Catfish anglers from several states traveled to Carlyle Lake for a King Kat Tournament Trail event presented by Bass Pro Shops Cabela’s. Thirty-six teams gathered at Carlyle, IL...

Edwards and Kerns win Cabela’s King Kat at Tell City, IN

Ohio River anglers were challenged by a full moon and high pressure Louisville, KY – May 19, 2019 – Catfish anglers from nine states traveled to Tell City, IN on the Ohio River for a King Kat Tournament Trail event...

Mitchell, Mitchell, and Sexton win Cabela’s King Kat Tournament on Watts Bar

Catfish anglers from eleven states traveled to Loudon, TN on the Tennessee River (Watts Bar Lake) for a King Kat Tournament Trail Super Event presented by Bass Pro Shops Cabela’s. Fifty-four teams gathered to test their catfishing skills against...

Road Trip – Athens, Alabama – Big Catfish Country

Southern hospitality and trophy catfish too. When I am revisiting one of my favorite states, Alabama, it is hard to believe it can get any better but it always does. My reason for visiting is most often related to catfishing,...

Murphy and Snyder win Cabela’s King Kat Tournament on Old Hickory

Catfish anglers from 11 states traveled to the Cumberland River and Old Hickory Lake for a King Kat Tournament Trail presented by Bass Pro Shops Cabela’s. Forty teams gathered at Gallatin, TN to test their catfishing skills against other...

CATFISH STOCKING FOR FREE YOUTH FISHING EVENT

LOS ANGELES – MacArthur Park, a City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks facility, located at 2230 W 160th, Los Angeles, CA 90057, will host a youth fishing derby on Saturday, May 4th, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00...

Inaugural King of the James win goes to Davis and Carden

The inaugural King of the James Catfish Tournament (KOJ) kicked off on Saturday, March 23 out of Hopewell Marina in Hopewell, Virginia. There were 296 anglers competing, some on two-person teams and some on three-person teams. The KOJ started with...