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Celebrate the Fourth of July – On The Water!

Murrells Inlet Fourth of July Boat Parade. Courtesy Murrells Inlet 2020

Just add water to make any Independence Day celebration even more special. Boat parades, star-spangled races and fireworks over the water are just a few choices. Here are suggestions of ways throughout the southeast to enjoy the Fourth of July. …

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2015 Blue Marlin Tournament Calendar

NORTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR’S CUP Hatteras Village Offshore Open May 12 – 16 hatterasonmymind.com Swansboro Rotary Memorial Day Bluewater Tournament May 22 – 24 www.kingbluewater.com Cape Fear Blue Marlin Tournament May 27 – 30 Wrightsville Beach www.capefearbluemarlintournament.com Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament June …

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Blue Marlin Tournament Preview

The Carolina Billfish Classic awards a new truck for a S.C. state record dolphin. Photo by Jeff Dennis

Summer gets off to a fast start for offshore fishing season. Pelagic species begin their spring migrations with the arrival of warmer temperatures and ocean currents. The offshore angler scene is anchored by a love for saltwater fishing, but the …

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Pioneer Boats Expands Workforce to Produce New Line

Henry Sikes at the Pioneer Boats plant in Walterboro. Photo By Jeff Dennis

Pioneer Boats, based in Walterboro, South Carolina is successfully launching multiple boat lines from the Lowcountry. Co-owners Mike Holmes and Roy McSwain, who both grew up in boat-building families, started Carolina Composites, a boat specialty parts manufacturer, in 1999. Now …

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Great Loop Cruise Eastern North America

Cape Florida Lighthouse. Photo by Kathy Bohanan Enzerink

Illinois, Mississippi, Missouri, Ohio and Tennessee. Not only are these names of states, they are rivers along the Great Loop, a continuous waterway of inland rivers, canals and lakes connecting to the Great Lakes, Gulf and the Intracoastal Waterway. Great …

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Keith Farfone Joins Trident Funding Corp

Trident Funding Corporation Logo

Trident Funding Corporation is pleased to announce that Keith J. Farfone has joined the company as Sales Manager and will be responsible for overseeing retail Marine and RV loan originations in the Carolinas and neighboring areas. He will operate from …

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SUPer Ways to Paddleboard the Southeast

Credit: Chris McQuiston

A sure sign of spring along the southeast coast is a resurgence in Stand Up Paddleboarding events from Florida north to Virginia. Here are four SUPer events not to miss.   April 10-12: Shark Bite Challenge (Dunedin, Fla.) Over 350 paddlers …

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