Western Ohio River – Anglers are still taking channel catfish. They are being caught on chicken livers and cut bait around warm water discharges. Carp are biting on dough balls and corn. Hybrids have been hitting Rapalas and rattle traps.
Eastern Ohio River – Hybrid striped bass and white bass should bite consistently in the tailwaters. Popular baits include twister tails and casting spoons. The sauger bite should start picking up as the water temperature continues to drop. Try using jigs tipped with twister tails or minnows in the tailwaters, creek mouths, and around the islands. Catfish are still active and can be caught on skipjack, nightcrawlers, or chicken livers.