Archive for month: October, 2011

October 22 Blackwater Trip

28 Oct
October 28, 2011

Spirit of Moonpie and I spent the 22nd through the 24th on the Blackwater below the Steel Bridge. The water was clear, 58 degrees and high at 8 ft on the United States Geological Survey Gauge at Burdette. Air temps ranged from 35 degrees to 70. I could not have asked for more perfect weather or a more perfect trip on the river. It is what I hope heaven is like. Read more →

Franklin Area Cookbook Goes On Sale

21 Oct
October 21, 2011

An awesome cookbook of local recipes. My famous catfish chowder recipe is even in there! Read more →

Blackwater/Nottoway Riverkeeper Program October Minutes

14 Oct
October 14, 2011

October 12, 2011 as recorded by Felice Hancock, Secretary
The meeting had 9 members present, with Board of Directors attending as follows: Curtis Newsome, Jeff Turner, Nancy Turner, and Anne Parker. Read more →

October 2nd Through the 4th Nottoway Trip

11 Oct
October 11, 2011

Spirit of Moonpie and I spent the 2nd through the 4th on the Nottoway below the Narrows. The water was clear, fast, high at 9.5 on the United States Geological Survey gauge in Sebrell and 63 degrees. Read more →