James Simsic

#fishing: Spearfishermen are targeting kingfish

Groupers are out because the harvest is closed, but there are so many species that are in season. Over the last few weeks we have experienced moderate weather with...

Summertime = Spearfishing – With increased use comes the need for better communication

Summer is here bringing light winds and calm seas.  These conditions allow for the particulates in the water to sink to the bottom without any turbulence — increasing the...

Hogfish is the perfect target for beginning spearfishermen

(Editor’s Note: James Simsic, a homegrown Marathon conch, is The Weekly’s newest fishing columnist. Below, he introduces readers to the sport of spearfishing and gives them a few starting...