Videos show storm damage around the Piedmont Triad

Man catches record pigfish off North Carolina coast

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. – A man recently caught the biggest pigfish in North Carolina history off the Cape Lookout.

WITN reported that Jason Edwards recently caught a 2-pound, 12-ounce pigfish about 30 miles southeast of Cape Lookout.

The former state record was 2-pounds, 4-ounces. The world record is 3-pounds, 5-ounces, which was caught in New Zealand.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.