April 18, 2018

Capt. Jeff Koen, of Salt and Swamp Guide Service, has accepted a lucrative and exciting contract to guide parties at Rod 'N Real Alaskan Charters.

Wow, what an exciting adventure and opportunity for Koen. He will be fishing the waters of Kenai Peninsula Rivers, Cook Inlet and Seward. We asked…

2018 John Cherry Rockfish Rodeo on the Tar

April 11, 2018

Spring has sprung. The grass has riz. I wonder where the rockfishes is? Apologies to my 12th grade English teacher, Sally Chappell, for the bad grammar and improper syntax, but I needed to get your attention to let you know it is John Cherry Rockfish Rodeo on the Tar time.

Some folks look forward…

Gala to celebrate donation of Pittman's artwork

April 07, 2018

A bi-annual gala and celebration of Alyce Gordon Weeks Patrick’s generous gift of Hobson Pittman artwork is planned for April 28 in support of local history and fine arts

Dining and dancing under the stars are sure to be a lovely way to welcome spring in Tarboro at the second bi-annual gala…

Roanoke River 100+ Fish Day at Weldon

April 04, 2018

A 100 fish day at the Roanoke River at Weldon this time of year is not uncommon for boaters that are in the know.

What makes this 100+ fish day special for me is that I caught them all by myself sitting on my ample hindquarters at the boat ramp in Weldon. I would love to tell you my success was due…