Tidelines: Notes from the Publisher’s desk

 Gary Hurley

Tidelines – August 4, 2011

I spent this past weekend pursuing the “high risk/high reward” tarpon that travel into NC waters to spawn in the summer, but unfortunately for me the high risk was much more dominant than the high reward. I wasn’t alone, though. Of the 36 boats fishing in this year’s Oriental Rotary Tarpon Tournament, only six boats […]

 Gary Hurley

Tidelines – July 28, 2011

Our most recent cover, the July 21 cover with Bob Arrington holding a “gator” speckled trout, has easily been our most talked about cover of the year. For one (and this is no secret to Bob), Bob is a rather large fellow. And when I say “rather large,” what I’m really saying is he’s massive. […]

 Gary Hurley

Tidelines – July 21, 2011

Fisherman’s Post Newspaper’s expansion this year to cover the Neuse, Pamlico, and Outer Banks has created a new opportunity for me that I am very much looking forward to—participating in the Oriental Rotary Tarpon Tournament. The tournament isn’t new, as 2011 marks the 19th year of the event. And the tournament isn’t new to Fisherman’s […]

 Gary Hurley

Tidelines – July 14, 2011

As most mothers know, trying to entertain two little boys for an entire day without any kind of game plan can lead to bored kids, misbehaving kids, or some sort of undesirable outcome. So when my wife went out of town for 5 days on a “girls trip” and left me to fend for myself […]

 Gary Hurley

Tidelines – July 7, 2011

If you’ve ever thought about entering a fishing tournament, then this week’s centerfold would be a great starting point. We’ve collected information on all of the tournaments scheduled for the second half of the summer, or at least from all the tournaments that are on our radar. If you know of a tournament that isn’t […]