Morning Journal News Columnsen-usSat, 25 Jun 2016 00:53:40 EDTSat, 25 Jun 2016 00:53:40 EDT to catch fish every time out are many fishing techniques and I have probably tried them all. I do admit, however, that for the last several years most of my fishing has involved boats. Sometimes I anchor the boat. Sometimes I drift or cast to structure.Sun, 29 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTGetting all tied up in knots knot did not hold and I was left with a limp line and no jig. It was a good jig, too. I had cast the 1/8-ounce lead head myself and colored it with red powder pain.Sun, 22 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTSpring is here and so are fishing superstitions lore says that when the dogwood blooms it is time to go crappie fishing. I'm not sure how accurate this is, but I once had a co-worker who actually refused to fish until the dogwood bloome.Sun, 8 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTFishermen are lured to the lake fishing lures really designed to catch fish, or just fishermen? I'll leave the answer to that riddle to scholars. And, while I've known some smart fishermen; I would never classify any of them as scholars.Sun, 1 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTYou can't beat Mother Nature risk of telling my age I remember a TV commercial for a butter substitute that said "It's not nice to fool Mother Nature." Truer words were never spoken because every time we mess with Mother Nature the old girl punishes us.Sun, 13 Mar 2016 00:00:00 EDT