Talk of the Loft — Thunder Cricket

May 16 Fishing Report

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Fishing on the lakes in our area is beginning to heat up. As the bass spawn has begun to taper off and fish move towards their postspawn haunts, the shad, crawdad and bream spawns are starting to happen, and the bass are responding. The Bass Bite A recent 25 boat club tournament was held on Neely Henry, and topwater baits, swim jigs and floating worms seem to have been the best performers for the day, and it took over 22 pounds to win the day, with several limits eclipsing the 20-pound mark. Most of the action seemed to occur around...

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May 1 Fishing Report

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The weather around our regions has started to warm up, and the fishing on Neely Henry Lake has followed suit. We were fortunate to take part in a Lew’s and Strike King Media event on the lake last week that featured outdoor media members from all over the country working with Lew’s and Strike King pros Mark Menendez, Andy Montgomery and Billy McDonald and Lew’s pro David Fritts. The Bass Bite The fish at Neely Henry have been in all stages of their spawning cycle with some in prespawn, spawn and postspawn phases. The best bites for the largemouth have...

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