Barbour’s Marine Supply Co. Celebrates 100 Years of Service

Barbour’s Marine Supply Co. Celebrates 100 Years of Service By Jackie Booth, Bryan Gillikin, and Deborah Booth June 19, 2019 Feature Stories The year was 1919. World War I had just ended. Woodrow Wilson was President of the United States. There were no radio...

Legendary Captain Joe Rose Retires

Legendary Captain Joe Rose Retires By Barbara Garrity-Blake April 6, 2019 Feature Stories Captain Joe Rose of Beaufort is a rare breed of fisherman. He is one of the few remaining owner-operators in the Atlantic Coast fleet of ocean-going draggers that ply the waters...

If You Can’t Hatch Them, You Can’t Catch Them

If You Can’t Hatch Them, You Can’t Catch Them By Jess Hawkins December 11, 2018 Feature Stories Jess Hawkins has a Masters of Science in Biology. He was the former Chief of Fisheries Management with the North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries. He is...