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Archives for August 2017

Rig your Carolina Skiff for Waterfowl Hunting

Versatility is one of the benefits of owning a Carolina Skiff. Some models are known as the pickup truck of skiffs. Others are three-in-one setups for fishing, utility work, and family cruising.

Partisan Polemic Revisits Mike Brown Shooting in Ferguson, Missouri

On August 9, 2014, Mike Brown was shot a half-dozen times by police officer Darren Wilson on the streets of Ferguson, Missouri, a predominantly-black suburb of St. Louis. Because several eyewitnesses said the 18 year-old had his hands up at the time, the incident triggered nationwide civil unrest which gave rise to the Black Lives Matter movement.

The New Airline Fare to Avoid: Basic Economy

Whether on business or going on vacation, buying airline tickets in this day and age is getting more difficult. The most recent term in airfares is “Basic Economy.” Now, all people want to nab the cheapest flight they can get in order to save money, yet even travel agencies are now scrambling to explain to their clients that “Basic Economy” may save $30 to $50 from a standard airfare price, but will not grant them the same privileges.

Girls Trip! Head to South Louisiana for Food, Fishing, and Culture

Ah, the New Orleans French Quarter. The sound of jazz coming from Preservation Hall. The taste of fresh beignets and café au lait at Café du Monde. Art galleries and shopping. French, Creole and Cajun cultures.

Elodie’s Melody!

After earning a law degree in France where she was born and raised, Elodie Yung realized that she wanted to pursue her lifelong passion of acting instead. That led her to study theater and earn a degree from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts.

“X” Marks the Spot for Deer Hunting in Kansas: Welcome to Xtreme Hunts

If you are looking to dive into a quality deer hunting experience in the state of Kansas, Xtreme Hunts is the place to go. Trophy whitetail deer hunts is what this company is all about. Being established in 2011, the company first came to be in Kansas because of the massive amount of encouragement that Xtreme Hunts received from their clients in Illinois; they pleaded for a second state for outfitting whitetails. Because of their guests’ extreme excitement, Xtreme Hunts listened to their call and put together a quality whitetail deer hunting unit in Southeast Kansas covering Bourbon and Crawford Counties.

Decision-Making Hardest Part of Professional Tournament Fishing

Where do you start fishing? When do you leave for a new area? Which lure might work best? As a full-time bass tournament competitor, veteran Yamaha Pro Ish Monroe has to answer these questions every day of competition, so he tries to simplify the process as much as possible.

Top Ten DVD List for August 22, 2017

Nova: Poisoned Water [Flint, Michigan Expose\’] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B071HG59CK/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Guardians of the Galaxy, Volume 2 [Marvel Comics Superheroes Sequel] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B06ZXWR8C5/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Supergirl: Season 2 [Woman of Steel Battles a New Set of Super-Villains] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B01LTI0GM8/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Lucifer: Season 2 [Devil Fights Crime on Hot Streets of L.A.]

West Virginia Spartan Race: Spartan Beast 2017 in Glen Jean, August 26

Date: August 26, 2017 Time: 7:00 am This race weekend will be the Spartan Age Group Championship Summit Bechtel Reserve is widely known for its natural beauty, its unbeatable white-water rafting, and the fact that every four years, its 10,000+ acres of pristine land play host to the National Boy Scouts Jamboree. This year, SBR’s […]

Appalachian Arts & Crafts Fair at Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center, August 25 – 27

August 25 – August 27, 2017 The locals watch for this show every year and visitors to Raleigh County, WV are drawn to the beautiful, hand-crafted wares. It’s the annual Appalachian Festival Arts & Crafts Show, hosted by the Beckley-Raleigh County Chamber of Commerce and now in its 52nd year! Feast your eyes on the […]