On Buggs Island Lake, bass may be caught shallow in 2-3 feet of water, medium in 5-6 feet of water or by fishing deep in 11-12 feet of water. Shallow fish are holding in backs of pockets on rockpiles. Use shallow running or rattling crankbaits with a high speed retrieve.
Drag racers are revving up their engines for the 14th annual Show, Shine, Shag & Dine this weekend in Henderson. As the largest event in Vance County, the car show brought in about 35,000 to 40,000 people last year, said Nancy Wilson, the executive director of the Vance County Tourism Development Authority.
Clarksville’s Harvest Days Festival weekend has passed into the history books and goes down as one of the most successful on record. Beautiful fall weather, a wide variety of vendors, fun, games and plenty of activities for adults and children all led to the success of the event.
For the second time in less than four months, the Clarksville Waste Treatment plant has released raw sewage and storm water into Buggs Island Lake. The most recent occurrence was on Sept. 8 around 4:45 p.m. when 7,500 gallons of wastewater drained into the lake.
Virginia Energy Resources, Inc. formerly Virginia Uranium Ltd has no intentions of giving up on uranium mining upstream of Lake Gaston. According to public documents filed with the Canadian Securities Administrators, in spite of data in numerous studies proving uranium mining in...
Despite efforts to stem the spread of hydrilla in Kerr reservoir, US Army Corps of Engineers officials continue to find new outgrowths of the invasive plant. A 2014 survey of the lake estimated there were 1,116 acres of hydrilla, an increase of nearly 230 acres from 2013.