Beck, Dirickson And Greenwood From Stephen Decatur Middle School Recognized As Promising Young Writers

Beck, Dirickson And Greenwood From Stephen Decatur Middle School Recognized As Promising Young Writers

Jessica Beck, Rina Dirickson and Jack Greenwood from Stephen Decatur Middle School have been recognized as Promising Young Writers by the National Council of Teachers of English. The school-based writing program was established in 1985 to stimulate and recognize writing talents and to emphasize the importance of writing skills among eighth-grade students. Submitted Photos

Epic Yellowfin Tuna Fishing

As the wind switched directions today the offshore fleet was allowed a short window to get out to the canyons and check on the tuna fishing again and they were handsomely rewarded.  Mother Nature deals them a crap hand tomorrow so they’ll most likely be staying at the dock, but Friday looks doable again and… Read more »

Windy Day!

Yeah the sun shined today and it was pretty nice, but the $*&% wind was blowing again!  Starched flags and white caps are not conducive for fishing interests and no one was in the ocean again today, but I did get a couple of reports from the pros that were able to find the right… Read more »

2019 Mako Mania Results

It was another bummer day today with northeast winds cranking to more than 30 knots at times and seas reportedly as big as 8-12 feet in the ocean.  Anyone in their right mind was tied to the dock.  I did see some boats fishing as I crossed the bridge into town and I know some… Read more »

Tough Conditions

Today was day 2 of the 23rd Annual Mako Mania at Bahia Marina and 16 of the 18 boats registered were eligible to fish….I’m pretty certain that only a handful went in today’s conditions, but there were some fish caught and there were some changes to the leaderboard.  Tomorrow’s forecast is more of the same… Read more »

Absolutely Insane Bigeye Bite

Today was Day 1 of the 23rd Annual Mako Mania Shark Tournament at Bahia Marina and it was a pretty uneventful day at the scales.  The weather forecast for this weekend doused participation to just 18 boats, all of which fished today, but there were only a handful of makos released and just two bluefish… Read more »

Things I Like – June 7, 2019

When people overcome their fearsNo lines at a water parkOsso BuccoSteph Curry’s amazing shooting rangeA pool dip after a beach dayReading newspapers in other townsWatermelon on the beachPeople watching in a crowded placeWhen I can actually stay awake for a NBA Finals gameRiding big roller coasters with my kidsThe peace in a house when everyone… Read more »