Posts Categorized: News

North Carolina Coastal Federation Gets a New Home

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        The N.C. Coastal Federation has a new Regional Office and Coastal Education Center in Wrightsville Beach. On June 19, 2013, they physically moved the historic 1946 Palmgren-O’Quinn house by barge from Harbor Island to the Historic Square on West Salisbury Street where they will nestle in next to the WB Museum […]

Fishing Report

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15 June 2013. Commercial and Recreational Fishing Report Courtesy of Dave Kesler.  Straight from the fish’s mouth to you. This covers from Little River SC to Topsail Beach NC.  Prior to the storm the inshore and offshore fishing was excellent.  Once the water clears back up I expect the fishing to improve, although the last […]

An Interview with Elemental Digital Art’s Sean Ruttkay

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  4 June 2013-We were in Tower 7 yesterday morning when we ran into well-known local artist Sean Ruttkay, the wizard behind the Elemental Digital Art® curtain.  In standard fashion and not breaking stride, Sean strolled into CDM soaked and cloaked in his standard uniform of a black oversized tank top, clearly unaware that it was […]

Master Waterman Jarrod Covington-American Classic

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  23 May 2013-We’ve been following 25 year-old Jarrod Covington for a couple of years now during his rocket ride through the Ocean Sports world.  The guy’s a phenomenal athlete to say the least.  Elite level performances are the norm for JC who prefers surfing to all other aquatic activities. I recently had the opportunity […]

Covington Crushes the Competition to take the Grand Prize in WBLA Kona Classic-

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20 May 2013-Local Superstar Jarrod Covington was just edged out by local rocker Kevin Rhodes in the SUP during the WBLA Kona Classic Surf and SUP contest this weekend..  Three stellar performances from Covington launched him into the limelight once again as he took the prize for BEST OVERALL WATERMAN.  Always a gentleman, Jarrod is […]