Midnight Sun Forums: Marlin Fever

  I’ve found that marlin fever is a tough fever to shake.  We had some great days on the ocean for the ten days we were at Va. Beach.  Caught a lot of white marlin, dolphin, and small tuna’s.  Had a few pretty days, and a lot of rough days, but I just can’t putContinue reading “Midnight Sun Forums: Marlin Fever”

Little Tangier reaps big rewards from ESPN

  For seven days in late July, film crews, copywriters and media executives descended on Tangier Island with the sole purpose of turning the small island in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay into the center of the sports world.     Richmond-based ad shop The Martin Agency brought the crews in to shoot commercialsContinue reading “Little Tangier reaps big rewards from ESPN”

Southport Boats halts operations, will be sold

  Southport Boats suspended operations pending a sale of the company’s assets by American Global Yacht Group, which purchased Southport’s assets last June. See Related Articles Southport Boats unveils floorplan program Southport Boats joins Sea Tow membership program Operations were suspended last week, Southport’s former CEO, Frank Longino, told Soundings Trade Only this morning. AboutContinue reading “Southport Boats halts operations, will be sold”

Midnight Sun Charters Take Boy Scout Troop 36 from Washington, Virginia

  Really enjoyed fishing with troop 36 from Washington, Va.  Was a great group of kids; and father’s, and I really enjoyed fishing with ya’ll.  Hope ya’ll had a great learning experience, and look forward to seeing  you again real soon. Pretty redfish kept the boys busy most of the morning. Congrats to Main HutchesonContinue reading “Midnight Sun Charters Take Boy Scout Troop 36 from Washington, Virginia”

White marlin biting in record numbers

  Terry Layton, left, and Jim Hughes of Ocean City are seen on Layton’s boat, the Nontypical, with white marlin flags. They caught nine white marlin on the boat during a fishing trip last week and reeled in another 14 Tuesday aboard The Playmate. (Laura Emmons photo) During this year’s White Marlin Open tournament, anglersContinue reading “White marlin biting in record numbers”

Fishing Forecast: Week of Sept. 9 to 15

  Last year around this time, Capt. Steve Richardson and a crew of expert offshore anglers set the East Coast trolling record for white marlin releases in a day by catching and releasing 41 fish. On Richardson’s big day, 16 Rudee Inlet boats combined to release 320 white marlin. A week before, nine boats inContinue reading “Fishing Forecast: Week of Sept. 9 to 15”

Despite Earl, anglers enjoy good fishing

  A busy week and weekend ahead for boaters and anglers. Though Hurricane Earl caused some issues with boats being sent inland from coastal marinas, other anglers indicated they still planned to fish the entire weekend regardless. Despite Earl, anglers enjoy good fishing | delmarvanow.com | The Daily Times

Ocean City Maryland News – White Marlin Caught At Record Pace

  With dozens of boats reporting double-digit releases including one local boat with a record 57 on Monday alone, the white marlin bite off the coast of Ocean City has been off the chart for the last week or so, perhaps confirming once and for all the sometimes questioned “White Marlin Capital of the World”Continue reading “Ocean City Maryland News – White Marlin Caught At Record Pace”