I am hosting an outdoor video school that will be taught by John Boyken, who is a field producer for North American Whitetail TV June 14-16 in Youngsville, NC. June 14th will be a half day micro course in wildlife management from 12:30-6pm. Saturday and Sunday will be all video school. Lunches will be provided on site for Saturday and Sunday. Lodging not included(three hotels are with 20 minutes.... Read More
The 2nd Annual Banquet for the Ducks in February 9th at the Charles Mack Citizens Center in Mooresville, NC. For additional details or to purchase tickets please visit http://www.lakenormandeltawaterfowl.org.
Just to see if anyone besides Diane and Myself look at this stuff LOL...I was wondering who, If anyone is planing to attend the 2012 Big Buck Expo this year? It was a decent show last year with the sluggish economy but I think it will be better this year...Anyway...I hope to see some of you Guys there...I'll be there Sat. to pull Diane off of RJ and Jay Paul from 'Swamp People' LOL if she makes.... Read More
Hope everyone is having a GREAT 4th of July!!! I wanted to share a picture of what I think the inside of that Room looked like way Back in 1776 when the Declaration of independence was signed. Ol Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, and Benjamin Franklin...Among others, Must have been some Great hunters to knock these Trophies down!!!
By the way...Did you know that in a remarkable coincidence, both.... Read More
Inaugural Lake Norman Delta Waterfowl Banquet. Saturday March 31, 6:00 pm at the Charles Mack Citizen Center, Mooresville NC. Tickets $50 Single, $75 Couple, Canvasback sponsor table will be available for $600 (8 seats). Tickets include dinner catered by Epic Chophouse. Tickets are available at www.deltawaterfowl.org or call Todd Holshouser (704-201-5875 or Brian Mccoy (704-995-3542
Thunder Chickens?.....these are Hurricane Chickens. I saw these guys out in 35 mph winds while I was on my way to rescue my aunts house from a hungry Hickory tree that was trying to eat her sunroom off her house. I guess they felt safer in the open field than in a tree!
We fared well at Oak Island. There is a lot of standing rainwater and some dune overwash, with plenty of smaller tree limbs down, but basically pretty good. I have been out this morning checking on some friend's houses and all did well. Ocean Crest Pier appears to have done well too. I didn't go as far as Oak Island Pier. The waves are gone and the rain has slowed, but the wind is still at about.... Read More
The waves from Hurricane Irene are cranking at Oak Island. The winds are still from the ENE as the storm approaches, but when they switch to N tomorrow morning this will be awesome. Not much for fishing, but great for surfing. This picture was taken looking at Ocean Crest Pier.
Right now the winds are at about 25-30 and it is raining hard.
We're just about through preparing for the storm on my end of the state, but my friends elsewhere are still working hard.
Many boats were pulled in the Morehead City - Atlantic Beach area, but the folks on the Outer Banks don't have that luxury. I finally spoke to some of my friends in Hatteras and they said about 10-15 boats had moved to Coinjock, but most had removed their outriggers,.... Read More
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Win a Parker 2320 Sport Cabin boat and support the Crystal Coast Hospice House. The Rotary Club of Morehead City - After Hours is selling raffle tickets for $5 each for a chance to win this boat. All proceeds go the the Crystal Coast Hospice House. The drawing will take place on October 29th and you need not be present to win.
For additional information or to buy tickets, send an email to.... Read More
Here's your chance to get great Sportsman Logo gear like t-shirts, plus a special chance to get a CCA t-shirt. That's right, this is the beginning a new media promotion to expose some of our Facebook friends and others on the Internet to join us on the NorthCarolinaSportsman.com website! We also want to express support for our friends at the NC Chapter of the Coastal Conservation.... Read More