Despite the cancellations, the cobia are still moving through the area and some of our local fishermen have been practicing their social distancing on the water.

With the threat of coronavirus in our midst, area cobia tournaments were canceled this year.


It’s hard to have a tournament when you can’t have gatherings of more than 10.


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Despite the cancellations, the cobia are still moving through the area and some of our local fishermen have been practicing their social distancing on the water.


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I put out a call on my Facebook page for folks who have caught one to share it with me, so I could share them with our readers.


So here’s a look at some of the cobia catches our local guys have reeled in recent days.