Fishing | The Augusta Chronicle

... Thursday, July 30, 2015 You never know what's going to happen on trips to catch striped bass and hybrids on Thurmond Lake. Just ask 11-year-old Benjamin Tripp. Fifty years ago next Thursday, Georgia Gov. Carl E. Sanders stood atop...

Ellis Street Canal | The Augusta Chronicle

...wayside as city officials dealt with pressing financial matters that have upstaged this urban renewal proposal. Some of Thurmond Lake's campgrounds and day-use recreation areas might close earlier, and possibly open later, as the Ar my Corps...

Guide's advice is short and sweet about trolling

...If you're guiding for striped and hybrid bass on Thurmond Lake, versatility is the key to success. There are times...qualifier will be held Saturday out of Wildwood Park on Thurmond Lake.The Clarks Hill Youth Fishing Team will soon conduct...

Youngster takes advantage of second chance at Thurmond Lake

...what's going to happen on trips to catch striped bass and hybrids on Thurmond Lake. Just ask 11-year-old Benjamin Tripp.He was in the boat with...14-17. The qualifier will be held Aug. 1 out of Wildwood Park on Thurmond Lake.

Teen uses noodling style to catch huge flathead catfish at Clarks Hill Lake

...first-served basis. Archery hunters are invited to participate in all scheduled hunts.For more details, visit the Thurmond Lake web page or contact Ken Boyd at the Thurmond Office toll free at 1-800-533-3478, ext. 1159, or at (864...

Fishing tournaments

...TournamentsNext: Aug. 23: Greenwood State Park, Lake Greenwood. Sept. 20: Dorn Boating Facility, Hawe Creek, Thurmond Lake. Oct. 4: Dreher Island State Park, Lake Murray. Dec. 6: Highway 72 ramp, Lake Russell.Fort Gordon Sportsman's...

South Carolina drought leaves crops withering in heat

...leading to declines in levels at lakes across the state, according to the Department of Natural Resources.On Tuesday, Thurmond Lake, which divides South Carolina and Georgia, was 328 feet above sea level, or two feet below the targeted summer pool...

Rants & Raves

...Augusta about that monument. IF HONORING THE memory of Confederates and segregationists is out of favor now, can we get Thurmond Lake renamed back to Clark Hill? Elijah Clarke fought against the British in the Revolutionary War. Strom Thurmond's...

Phinizy Center for Water Sciences studying impact of Savannah River water flow through its insects and fish

Fish and water bugs in the Savannah River will play a key role in developing a drought management plan for Thurmond Lake and the waters flowing downstream.In early July, Phinizy Center for Water Sciences, an Augusta-based water quality...

Blind North Augusta man drowns at Thurmond Lake

A blind man drowned Sun­day at Thur­mond Lake while there with family. David Fliehler, 52, of North Augusta, was pronounced dead about 7:30 p.m. after divers found his body.