2021 Sneads Ferry King Mackerel Tournament

The upcoming 30th Annual King Mackerel Tournament Welcome to the 30th annual Sneads Ferry Rotary Club’s King Mackerel Tournament (KMT), an SKA sanctioned event, to be held on August 20-21, 2021. Brought to you by the Sneads Ferry Rotary Club. Major sponsors are:  Pluris, Onslow County, Power Marine Outfitters, & JOEMC. Over $40,000 in prizes will be awarded. To see the… Read More “2021 Sneads Ferry King Mackerel Tournament”

Charter Fishing is Specktacular in Sneads Ferry

“Known for its family-friendly beaches and fresh seafood, the Topsail and mainland areas also feature some amazing opportunities for enjoying the open water while fishing under the guidance of an experienced inshore captain.“ By: Pat Fontana Capt. Brent Banks grew up on the water in Onslow County. A lifelong passion for fishing began at age 7, when he started fishing… Read More “Charter Fishing is Specktacular in Sneads Ferry”

Topsail Island’s Mexican Connections – Party Like it’s May 5th!

by Donna Byrd  Hey guys!  I know we live in the good ol’ USA but for those of you who are always looking for a reason to have a party, eat fantastic food and celebrate with our Mexican friends, I have good news!  It’s almost Cinco de Mayo and I’ve found a few places around Topsail Island where you can… Read More “Topsail Island’s Mexican Connections – Party Like it’s May 5th!”

Coastal Carolina – Spring Fever Hits Hard

Cause if you gots the fever, I’ve gots the remedy    by Donna Byrd I don’t know….It started a few weeks ago.  I’d been fine up until then…But something’s happening to me.  I can’t stop staring out the window.  It’s like, something’s out there and it’s calling me.  Calling my name!  And, I’m hearing things. The ground sounds like it’s rumbling.… Read More “Coastal Carolina – Spring Fever Hits Hard”

Cottage Dreams

by Donna Byrd My love affair with cottages began when I was just a little girl and realized that some people had two homes:  the house they lived at in our small town and the “other” house or cottage they visited when they weren’t at their “real” house.  I thought it was the most extravagant, luxurious idea in the whole… Read More “Cottage Dreams”

Loving My Neighborhood – Chadwick Shores

Loving My Neighborhood — Chadwick Shores By Donna Byrd Would it be OK if I gushed a little about my new neighborhood, Chadwick Shores? Bill and I have been in the Sneads Ferry/Topsail Beach area for about four years now. We’ve been married for thirty-five years and we’ve lived many places:  Tarboro, NC, Virginia Beach, New Orleans, Atlanta, Orlando, Miami,… Read More “Loving My Neighborhood – Chadwick Shores”