Waccamaw Chapter - CCA South Carolina

Waccamaw Chapter Banquet Live Auction Preview, Saturday, March 28, 2015

Posted: March 26th, 2015

Waccamaw Chapter

Live Auction Preview

 

 

  1. The World is Your Oyster CCA SC and oysters have a great relationship. They are the key to a healthy marine environment. Master Goldsmith Lex Matthews, a Florence, SC native, has captured the beauty of the oyster in his Oyster Shell Collection. These hand carved oyster shell earrings with freshwater pearls in sterling silver are sure to be a welcome addition to any wardrobe. As a side note, the sale of this particular item tonight will be earmarked for CCA SC’s habitat program, The Topwater Action Campaign. Donated by Mark Lexton Collection and Lex Matthews.
  2. Matt Bradshaw Tarpon Print The Silver King. CCA SC committee member Matt Bradshaw captures the grandeur of this awesome species in this one of one black & white study. Donated by Matt Bradshaw.
  3. Got Shrimp? Beaufort Stew for 25! Another effortless entertaining opportunity brought to you by the CCA Waccamaw Chapter Cooking Team! We provide all the ingredients that go into making that wonderful Lowcountry delicacy for twenty five of your closest friends…including the beer. Brought to you by the soon to be famous CCA Waccamaw Chapter Cooking Team. Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date.
  4. Let’s Eat This brass redfish sculpture has been a favorite of CCA members for nearly a decade! This piece will be wonderful centerpiece in your office, home, or camp. Donated by CCA South Carolina.
  5. Beaufort Blast & Cast    Two (2) people enjoy a beautiful day on the low country waters of Beaufort, SC with Orvis Endorsed Guide Capt. Owen Plair shooting Marsh Hen and catching redfish in the same outing. The cast and blast charter is a fun filled adventure that can challenge even the most experienced shooter and angler. Poling through the vast open saltwater marshes flushing out marsh hen, shooting small gauge shot guns, with a limit of 15 per person. Then focusing on our great fishery for Redfish, Trout, Flounder, and a large assortment of other species. Not every day can you have the challenging experience of the Cast and Blast in Beaufort, SC. Light Tackle and Fly Fishing equipment will be provided. Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date. Donated by Capt. Owen Plair.
  6. Murrells Inlet Outpost offshore for Four The Murrells Inlet Outpost and Capt Ned Campbell will host four anglers for a 7 hour private charter onboard the 31ft Contender proudly named “Reel Hookin”! This trip will venture up to 20 miles offshore and target King and Spanish mackerel; September through November are prime! As a Murrells Inlet native, Capt. Ned has been fishing these waters professionally for over eight years and has established a proven track record for finding the fish! Fuel, bait, tackle, and any fish cleaning are provided; just bring what food and beverages you want (no glass allowed). Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date. Donated by Ned and Brandy Campbell of Murrells Inlet Outpost
  7. Hand Carved Tupelo Serving Board “Made by God, crafted by Man” Hemingway, South Carolina artisan Chris Hughes embellishes each one of the one of a kind tupelo wood boards with this same message. Great for BBQ, chickens, Beaufort Stews, whole hogs, or whatever it will hold. This hand crafted piece is sure to be a conversation piece as well as a functioning piece of art.
  8. Florida Snook Fishing Extravaganza Four lucky anglers will enjoy two half-days of inshore fishing with 2 different professional guides out of Bradenton, FL. Your first day of fishing will be with Capt. Allan Engel and the second day will be with Capt. Scott Townsend. The state record and several line class world records have been caught in our local waters. Your trip for four also includes 3 nights’ accommodations in a private beach house on Anna Maria Island. The house features 2 bedrooms and 2 baths and is located just 5 houses from the beach…  Laid-back and natural, Anna Maria Island awaits – a mere 20 minutes from Bradenton. A seven-mile strip of beautiful white-sand beaches line this barrier island between the turquoise Gulf of Mexico and peninsular Florida. Trip must be booked on mutually agreeable dates and taken by February 26, 2016. Does not include gratuity or airfare. Donated by CCA Florida.
  9. Muddy Bay Joggling Board Local craftsmen Trae Coburn and John Sellers have built a special treat especially for the Waccamaw CCA Chapter.       This handcrafted joggling board will be a favorite for all the kids (and maybe some adults) around your neighborhood. It’s been made with customized mahogany pins. Donated by Muddy Bay Custom Calls.
  10. The Ya Ya Sisterhood Weekend  JUST FOR THE CCA LADIES! Ya Ya’s Unite! How about an Edisto Weekend getaway for 10 of your closest friends?! Included is a three-day/two night stay at a luxurious island beach house. Trip must be used between September 2015 and May 2016. Donated by Phil Sutton and CCA South Carolina.
  11. Gourmet Dinner For Ten (10) A Food Lover’s Dream! Chef Cooper Thomas, South Carolina Chef Ambassador and Executive Chef at Victors Bistro in Florence, SC brings a Gourmet Dinner for Ten (10) to a location of your choice along the Grand Strand. Chef Cooper will tempt your taste buds while you entertain your Guests. Please schedule on a mutually agreeable place, date, and time. Donated by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and Chef Cooper Thomas.

BIO: Cooper Thomas comes to Victor’s after serving as Executive Chef at the Belvedere Club & Resort, Wild Dunes Resort in Isle of Palms, South Carolina, Jeff Ruby’s Waterfront Restaurant and the University of Cincinnati, both in Cincinnati, Ohio. He graduated from the College of Charleston and prestigious Johnson and Wales University with a Culinary Arts & Food Management degree. He has worked under some of South Carolina’s best chefs, including Bob Waggoner and Michelle Weaver at Charleston Grill. Victor’s was recently recognized last month with a Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor.com, based on outstanding customer reviews. It also has been awarded “Best of the Pee Dee: Fine Dining” each of the past eight years and is the only restaurant in Florence to have received the 3-Diamond rating from AAA.

  1. Texas Blast & Cast Grab your shotgun and fishing rod and come on down to Texas.  We are going duck hunting and fishing in the Laguna Madre, winter home of the largest concentration of redhead ducks in the world, plus lots of pintails, widgeons and other species.  After the morning hunt, it’s off to the flats to chase some speckled trout and redfish.  This and more adventures await the two lucky folks who take this trip.  The Laguna Madre is one of only 5 or 6 hyper saline lagoons in the world.  The last 3 state record speckled trout were caught in Baffin Bay.  A great place to hunt, fish, bird watch or just relax.  Guys, women and couples are welcome.  The accommodations are rustic cabins located on islands 30 minutes (or more ) by boat to the nearest road.  Gourmet meals are included and the trip is 3 days of duck hunting & fishing with 2 nights stay, transportation to and from the airport, included.  The trip is hosted by local CCA members.
  2. St. Thomas, USVI Vacation House for Eight The Caribbean Sea! This luxurious St. Thomas Villa is yours for six (6) days and six (6) nights! Four couples, or large family, this St. Thomas Villa is spectacular. Located right on the ocean with private beach and snorkeling right out the backdoor along with world class infinity pool, this villa comes complete with four large private suites all with large ornate bathrooms. The city of Red Hook is within ten minutes of the Villa and hosts shopping and restaurants or you can take a short ferry ride to St. John for additional island experiences. The fishing is world class for Marlin off the North Drop with great opportunities for giant fish. Must be booked on a mutually agreeable date; trip valid for one year from the date of purchase. Donated by CCA South Carolina and Sporting Adventures International. (This trip does have a reserve).
  3. South African Safari for Two The trip that is on every hunter’s bucket list! CCA South Carolina and Kuche Safaris have teamed up to help make your dream trip happen. Two hunters will enjoy five full nights in the game rich Limpopo province of South Africa. Situated close to the Limpopo River, Kuche Safaris is only a short three hours drive from Johannesburg. Family owned and operated, Kuche Safaris offers top end professionalism, quality accommodations, and a variety of both wildlife and scenery. Your trip includes board and lodging, three meals per day, laundry service, all road transportation, your professional hunter, skinner, and tracker as well as delivery to the on-site taxidermist. Your hunting experience comes with three animals (warthog, impala, and blue wildebeest) with the option to harvest many other species found in this classic safari country. Trip does not include airfare, taxidermy, pre/post safari lodging/meals, gratuities or alcoholic beverages. Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date. Donated by Kuche Safaris and CCA South Carolina.
  4. Marine Construction! Another unique gift to the Waccamaw Chapter! Myers       home next project. Whether it be a seawall, bulkhead, dock, ramp, piers, etc… he’s here to help and your first $1500 worth is covered. Donated by Greg Myers of Myers Marine Construction and the Waccamaw Chapter.
  5. Revels Turf & Tractor Package Long time Waccamaw CCA supporter, Revels Turf & Tractor has another great package to make your domestic life easier! Every home owner needs this John Deere pressure washer as well as a trimmer and blower by Stihl. Two of the best names in power tools provided by your home town source for all your home & garden needs. Donated by Revels Turf & Tractor.
  6. Oysters for 25 The soon to be famous CCA Waccamaw Chapter Cooking Team brings an oyster roast to you and 25 of your closest friends. You get to entertain while we provide the labor, one cooler of beer, oysters & fixin’s, and knives. Please schedule on a mutually agreeable date. Donated by CCA Waccamaw Chapter Cooking Team and Seven Seas Seafood.
  7. Blue Crab End Table The perfect conversation piece for any room! This aluminum & glass blue crab motif table will provide years of use while displaying an appreciation of our coastal heritage in a style that will be quite eye catching. Donated by CCA South Carolina.
  8. Tailgate Specialties Oyster Table If you love oysters like most South Carolinians, then you have to have a table built just for eating them! This table certainly fits the bill. Donated by CCA South Carolina.
  9. The Longbeards BBQ Special for 25 Local BBQ headquarters Longbeards is making this effortless entertainment opportunity happen! Their famous pulled pork, beans, slaw, and pretzel bread sliders…everything is included in this party package for you and 25 of your closest friends. Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date. Donated by Ronnie Hribar of Longbeards.
  10. Evergreen Partners Yardscapes The Evergreen Partners have a yard full of beauty for your home or office! This package comes complete with 3 Southern Living Loropetalum, 3 Obsession Nandina, 2 Pindo Palm, 1 Double Red Knock Out Rose, 1 Fatsia, 1 Sasanqua Cameillia, 1 Sago Palm, and 1 Soft Caress Mahnoia. Donated by Evergreen Partners.
  11. Port Royal Sound Cobia Two anglers will join Capt Danny Rourk of Tailwind Charters for a day of chasing South Carolina’s inshore big game fish, the mighty cobia. Located in one of the country’s top fishing destination towns, Beaufort, Capt. Danny has a tremendous track record when it comes to the brown bomber. Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date. Donated by Capt. Danny Rourk.
  12. Sailfish Chasing Ballyhoo This brilliantly colored brass over marble sculpture will brighten the décor in any room you choose to put it. Donated by CCA South Carolina.
  13. Flat Spot Charters for Three Flat Spot Charters, your Charleston inshore fishing charters, offers inshore fishing excursions in the pristine waters of the Charleston Lowcountry. Capt Jamie Hough of Flat Spots Charters will host three lucky anglers to a day of chasing redfish in Charleston. Fuel, bait, & tackle are provided. As Jamie says, Fish Guaranteed! Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date.
  14. Kelsey Nichols Original Artwork Kelsey has been painting just for fun for years now, but you will see in this beautiful one of one painting she is much more talented than she leads on. This beautiful piece will brighten up any room and is sure to be a priceless piece of art in the near future. Donated by Kelsey Nichols.
  15. CCA SC Beach Cruiser Ride along with CCA South Carolina off the water this year as well! Cruise the beach with this one of kind must have beach accessory that blends both style and function, creating an experience for riders not just a mode of transportation! Donated by CCA South Carolina.
  16. The Local Boy Outfitters/ K2 Mystery Cooler Real Value. Real Cold. This 50qt roto-molded cooler is becoming the hottest cooler on the market! Stuffed with goodies, you have to buy it to find out what’s in it! Donated by Local Boy Outfitters of Lexington and K2 coolers!

 


Waccamaw News!

Posted: March 20th, 2015

Next up is the Waccamaw banquet under the oaks. Saturday March 27, 2015 at the They are planning for another record breaking crowd of nearly 600. I don’t think this is one you want to miss if you can help it!  Greg Holshouser wrote a nice piece in the Sun News this morning on our work in that part of the state. Check I out at this link http://www.myrtlebeachonline.com/2015/03/19/4854288_outdoors-column-waccamaw-chapter.html?rh=1

 

 


2014 Waccamaw Chapter Banquet Committee

Posted: March 19th, 2014

2014 CCA Waccamaw Chapter

Banquet Committee

 

Chris Hawley

Chairman

Matt Burroughs

Vice Chairman

 

Andy Ricks

Sponsor Chairman


Andy Crocker

Billy Nichols

Brad Tiller

Chandler Streett

Clint Elliott

Dustin Smith

Freddie Travis

George Gore

Gregg Holshouser

Hank Beckham

Jarrett Holt

Jay Sims

Jeff Wallen

Jimbo Spann

Joey Ray

John Magaan

Jordan Pate

Joseph Dunaway

Kenny Crafton

Kyle Hawley

Mike Marion

Mike Leach

Mike McDonald

Robin Jeter

Winfield Johnson


The Waccamaw Chapter thanks the following special “Sponsors of Conservation” and Donors

Posted: March 19th, 2014

The Waccamaw Chapter thanks the following special “Sponsors of Conservation” and Donors

 

Title  Sponsor

Beach Automotive Group

 

Diamond  Sponsor

Bertie J. McDowell & Family

Gator 107.9

 

Platinum Sponsor

Anderson Brothers Bank

Drunken Jack’s/Inlet Affairs

Myrtle Beach Automotive

Bellamy Law Firm

CresCom Bank

South Atlantic Bank

Muddy Bay Custom Calls

Palmetto Portables

Revels Turf & Tractor

The Yahnis Company

Gold Sponsors

 

 

Abloom Landscaping

Marshall’s Marine

Myrtle Beach Building Supply

Defender Resorts

Marine Service Center of Murrells Inlet

Jeff Wallen

Carson Benton

Port City Homes

Blackwater, LLC

Brandon Advertising

POSG&N

Myers Marine Construction

Pawleys Island Outdoors

Longbeards Bar & Grill

Evergreen Partners M.B.

Sandlapper Knife Company

 

Silver Sponsors

 

 

Elliott & Phelan, LLC

Dunes Realty

Coastal Dental Group

Enviroscan

Coastal Marine

Conway National Bank

Eric Cox/Cox Millwork

DS Plumbing/Appliance Science

Puroclean Restoration Specialists

Ocean Lakes Campground

Jerry W. Conder Jr.

American Forest Management

Ralph Turner

Lindsay & Evans, CPA

Spann Roofing and Sheet Metal, Inc.

Georgetown Landing Marina

Burroughs Shutter Company

Carolina Boat Brokerage, LLC

Lanford Construction

Manning’s Boat Service

Siau Agency

Weathers Law Firm

Edwin Hinds

Grand Strand Power Equipment

Lee Norton

Waccamaw Landscaping

Carolina Cool

Seaboard Signs & Engraving

Waccamaw Insurance

Custom Outdoor Furniture

Atlantic Restaurant Supply

Coastal Angler Magazine

Darden’s Jewelers

Furniture & Mattress Gallery

Murrells Inlet Outpost

Tidal Marsh Clothing

Cross Hair Metal Works

Garden City Furniture

Donors

Custom Outdoor Furn.

CCA South Carolina

Darden’s Jewelers

Fishing for Miracles

Furniture & Mattress Gallery

Garden City Furniture

Heather Glenn Golf Links

Haddrell’s Point Tackle

John Tanner Calls

Pawley’s Island Outdoors

Surfwater Promotions

Stox & Company Spa

Booty’s Outdoors

Myers Marine Construction

Revels Turf & Tractor

Burroughs Shutter Co.

Waccamaw Insurance

Inlet Sports Lodge
PuroClean

Seven Seas Seafood

SCDNR

Georgetown County Sherriff’s Dept.
George Pittman

Glow Salon

Blackriver Trading Co.

Calmettos

Williams Knife Co.

Jason Moore

Paint & Unwined MI

Murrells Inlet Outpost

K2 Coolers

The Baisch’s

Cross Hair Metal Works

Evergreen Partners Nursery

Lee’s Inlet Kitchen

Drunken Jack’s

Hot Fish Club

Dead Dog Saloon

Gary Todd

Longbeards

Miyabi’s Wahoo’s

Bovine’s

Fishizzle Tackle

K-Rae’s Bar

Murrells Inlet Liquors

Ocean’s One Resort

Sunnyside Plantation

Surf Signs & Design

Carolina Opry

The Printing Port

The RSVP Shoppe

The Yahnis Company

Tideline Outfitters

Salty Dog Charters

Talley Collections


Waccamaw Chapter Live Auction Preview

Posted: March 19th, 2014

Waccamaw Chapter ~ Live Auction Preview

Friday, March 21, 2014

 

  1. CCA South Carolina License Plate Here is your chance to display your passion for recreational saltwater fishing all year long! CCA SC is offering you a chance to be one of the first 100 people in the state to have these brand new license plates that will benefit CCA SC’s advocacy and habitat programs. Step up and enjoy being one of the Committee of 100! Donated by CCA South Carolina.
  2. Flounder Pounder The Pawley’s Island Outdoors crew knows Flounder!  With their knowledge of the low country’s favorite dinner fish, they will equip you with the weapons necessary to reel in the doormats.  This package even comes with a boat rental for 3 days and the bait!  Donated by Pawley’s Island Outdoors.
  3. Kelsey Nichols “Redfish Rendition”  Kelsey has been painting just for fun for years now, but you will see in this beautiful rendition of a CCA’s famed Redfish that she is much more talented than she leads on.  This beautiful piece will brighten up any room and is sure to be a priceless piece of art in the near future.  Donated by Kelsey Nichols.
  4. Picking and Grinning It not only plays great music but this one of kind guitar will have you grinning for fishing! Created by Mt. Pleasant artist and Lowcountry Flyshop owner Paul Puckett, this guitar is truly a one of one. Donated by Paul Puckett and CCA South Carolina.
  5. Murrells Inlet Wine & Dine A collection of dinners all over the inlet!  Enjoy local cuisine from several of our signature restaurants, but before you go out each night, have a little “happy hour” from this basket of diverse wines.  Donated by Murrells Inlet Restaurants and The Waccamaw Chapter.
  6. Sandlapper Knife Package The Sandlapper Knife Company has put together a cutlery package fit for any sportsman, or sportswoman.  From kitchen to filet table, to skinning station and oyster shucking, you get it all with this beautiful set of 4 custom made knives from one of our locals.  That’s right, a beautiful oyster, a skinning, a filet and a chopping knife will all be ready for use for this lucky winner.  Donated by Sandlapper Knife Company.
  7. Got Shrimp? Beaufort Stew for 25! Another effortless entertaining opportunity brought to you by the CCA Waccamaw Chapter Cooking Team! We provide all the ingredients that go into making that wonderful Lowcountry delicacy for twenty five of your closest friends…including the beer. Brought to you by the soon to be famous CCA Waccamaw Chapter Cooking Team. Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date.
  8. Tails This brass redfish sculpture has been a favorite of CCA members for nearly a decade! This piece will be wonderful centerpiece in your office, home, or camp. Donated by CCA South Carolina.
  9. Hand Carved Tupelo Serving Board   Johnsonville, South Carolina artisan Benji Byars learned his carving craft from the late Quinton Hughes. Great for BBQ, chickens, Beaufort Stews, or whatever you want it to hold, this hand crafted piece is made from one solid piece of tupelo wood and is sure to be a conversation piece as well as a functioning piece of art. Donated by CCA South Carolina.
  10. Beaufort Blast & Cast    Two (2) people enjoy a beautiful day on the low country waters of Beaufort, SC with Orvis Endorsed Guide Capt. Owen Plair shooting Marsh Hen and catching redfish in the same outing. The cast and blast charter is a fun filled adventure that can challenge even the most experienced shooter and angler. Poling through the vast open saltwater marshes flushing out marsh hen, shooting small gauge shot guns, with a limit of 15 per person. Then focusing on our great fishery for Redfish, Trout, Flounder, and a large assortment of other species. Not every day can you have the challenging experience of the Cast and Blast in Beaufort, SC. Light Tackle and Fly Fishing equipment will be provided. Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date. Donated by Capt. Owen Plair.
  11. CCA Fire pit Get ready to warm up in style! This 30” x 30” x 16” pit comes fully assembled and ready for your immediate use! Manufactured from cold rolled steel for years of durability, the natural rust patina finish will age over time. Donated by CCA South Carolina.
  12. Gentleman’s Oyster Table Package  Local oyster fanatic and handyman David Strickland, has come up with the most efficient oyster table around!  This unique design features bowls for your oysters, a strainer, butter cups and heating cans, and you get the trash can for your shells!  When you’re done shucking and ready to move into the next part of the night, convert it into a poker table with the felt insert and deal a couple of rounds!  You will also get 2 bushels of local oysters with this table for your first sit down experience.  Don’t forget to recycle!  Donated by David Strickland and Seven Seas Seafood.
  13. CCA SC Beach Cruiser Ride along with CCA South Carolina off the water this year as well! Cruise the beach with this one of kind must have beach accessory that blends both style and function, creating an experience for riders not just a mode of transportation! Donated by CCA South Carolina.
  14. Muddy Bay Joggling Board Local craftsmen Trae Coburn and John Sellers have built a special treat especially for the CCA Waccamaw Chapter.  This handcrafted joggling board will be a favorite for all the kids (and maybe some adults) around your neighborhood.  It’s been made with customized mahogany duck call pins that mirror their very own duck calls, which you also need to see, and hear!  Donated by Muddy Bay Custom Calls.
  15. Offshore with the “Salty Dog” This locally owned and operated 54 foot Craig Blackwell express will leave you wanting more! Six (6) anglers will enjoy a day off the Charleston coast in pursuit of all the blue water species that South Carolina has to offer. Leaving out of Toler’s Cove, Tuna, dolphin, wahoo, and maybe just maybe something of the billfish variety will be the pursuit of the day. This trip must be taken within one year of the date of the banquet and must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date. Donated by Steve Lunceford.
  16. Villas Adventures Belize Vacation for Six days/ 6 nights for 4 couples Villa Adventures is a true Central American Gem! And its barefoot perfect! Located in the beautiful seaside village of Placencia, Belize, these villas are among the finest the country has to offer; all located on the Caribbean Sea with four bedrooms and four baths, they do not disappoint. A short step out the front porch will take you right into the ocean and breath-taking snorkeling and diving as well as numerous other water sports the Placencia Peninsula is famous for. Charters available to enjoy the world class fishing with opportunities for permit, bonefish, snapper, grouper, and a host of other species year round. There are ancient Mayan ruins, rain forest zip lines, and majestic beach scenery to explore and take in while on your stay. Other activities available but not included are transfer to and from airport, daily maid service, daily or weekly chef and server, as well as grocery shopping prior to your arrival! This trip is for four couples or a large family looking to have a unique adventure. Trip is available between August 1, 2014 and August 1, 2015. Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date. Donated by Sporting Adventures International and CCA South Carolina. This trip does have a reserve.
  17. Sailfish End Table The perfect conversation piece for any room! This aluminum & glass Sailfish motif table will provide years of use while displaying an appreciation of our coastal heritage in a style that will be quite eye catching. Donated by CCA South Carolina.
  18. Chandeleur Islands Mother-ship Adventure Sit back, relax and let Chandeleur Charters show you what the Chandeleur Islands fishing experience is all about. The Chandeleur Islands, situated off the Mississippi and Louisiana coastlines in the Gulf of Mexico, are home to some of the greatest saltwater fishing in the world. Six (6) anglers will enjoy two days of fishing and three night’s accommodations on board the 65 foot mothership “Double Trouble”. Equipped with 3 bunkrooms, 2 lavatories, and 1 shower, you will leave the dock at midnight Sunday and return to the dock Tuesday night and leave Wednesday morning at 8am. Once there anglers will enjoy two (2) days of semi-guided fishing out of 14 ft skiffs. All meals and drinks are included. Trip must be scheduled during the week on a mutually agreeable date; trip expires October 31, 2014. This trip does have a reserve.
  19. The Ya Ya Sisterhood Weekend   JUST FOR THE CCA LADIES! Ya Ya’s Unite! How about an Edisto Weekend getaway for 10 of your closest friends?! Included is a three-day/two night stay at a luxurious island beach house. Trip must be used between September 2014 and May 2015. Donated by Phil Sutton and CCA South Carolina.
  20. CCA Abel Super 7/8 Reel & North Fork Rod Combo Here is your chance to own a truly custom, truly unique piece of hardware designed just for CCA SC! Only 24 of these are available in the world! Stalking the palmetto state flats for Redfish is the favorite pastime of many may fly fishers, and this is what Abel Reels had in mind when the Super 7-8N was designed. A narrow-width spool all but eliminates the need to guide the line onto the reel, while its large arbor allows for an incredible retrieve rate – perfect for recovering line after a blistering run and gives you the stopping power necessary to slow down the hottest of gamefish. Matched to a custom designed North Fork fly rod from Washington state and a protective tube for transportation, this flats outfit is ready to fish the grass for bass whenever you are! Donated by CCA South Carolina.
  21. Oysters for 25 The soon to be famous CCA Waccamaw Chapter Cooking Team brings an oyster roast to you and 25 of your closest friends. You get to entertain while we provide the labor, one cooler of beer, oysters & fixin’s, and knives. Please schedule on a mutually agreeable date. Donated by CCA Waccamaw Chapter Cooking Team and Seven Seas Seafood.
  22. Marine Construction! Another unique gift to the Waccamaw Chapter! Myers Marine Construction is donating $1000 worth of marine construction for your next project.  Whether it be a seawall, bulkhead, dock, ramp, piers, etc… he’s here to help and your first $1000 worth is covered. Donated by Greg Myers of Myers Marine Construction and the Waccamaw Chapter.
  23. Custom Quad Deer Stand This customized quad deer stand from our friends at Cross Hair Metal Works will be a sporty addition to your hunt club and will give you the advantage over your next trophy.  Donated by Cross Hair Metal Works.
  24. Revels Turf & Tractor Package  Revels has done it again… for years they have equipped The Waccamaw Chapter with some of the finest name brands in landscape and cleaning equipment, and this year was no exception.  Enjoy this Honda mower and Stihl wet/dry vacuum for years to come.  Donated by Revels Turf & Tractor.
  25. Evergreen Partners Yardscapes The Evergreen Partners have a yard full of beauty for your home or office.  This package comes complete with 7’ Pindo Palms, 4 Blueberry Bushes, 1 Peach Tree, 2 Boxwoods and several other assorted plants and shrubberies to enhance your scape!  Donated by Evergreen Partners.
  26. Girls, Guns, & Grapes This package is for girls who want to pack some heat!  You and three other ladies (4 total) of your choice will sit in a women’s only CWP course with SLED Instructor Gary Todd to get your Concealed Weapons Permit, complete with the finger printing, shooting test… the works.  This package includes lunch and a nice bottle of wine for celebrating afterwards! AND GET THIS, the winning lady will get a pink accented Ruger .380 pistol to carry with her new CWP!!  Donated by Gary Todd and The Waccamaw Chapter.
  27. Marlin & Sailfish Slams This brass redfish sculpture has been a favorite of CCA members for nearly a decade! This piece will be wonderful centerpiece in your office, home, or camp. Donated by CCA South Carolina.
  28. Wahoo! Famed local artist Jason Moore has done it again!  His spin on any painting is unique, but he has a special flare for fish art.  This version of the Wahoo will be a conversation piece wherever you hang it, and it should bring back memories of perhaps your favorite “hoo,” or the one you dream of catching soon!  Donated by Jason Moore.
  29. Call of the Wild Turkey season is right around the corner and you’ll need to “speak their language” in order to tame that trophy gobbler you’ve been longing for.  Mr. John Tanner will now illustrate how his new “Hanging Water Trough” turkey call will bring in the big bird!  And as a bonus in this package, listen to his Black Walnut Wood Duck call to hear how it’s done when targeting the woodies during duck season.  You get ‘em both!  Donated by John Tanner Custom Calls.
  30. Mahi Mahi  This is a must have for any offshore angler’s home or office!  This hand painted Mahi-Mahi from Fishtales is one of many in a collection from our friends at Furniture & Mattress Gallery right here in Murrells Inlet, and you will want to see the rest of them once you hang this one on your wall!  Donated by Furniture & Mattress Gallery.
  31. The Local Boy Outfitters/ K2 Mystery Cooler Real Value. Real Cold. This 50qt roto-molded cooler is becoming the hottest cooler on the market! Stuffed with goodies, you have to buy it to find out what’s in it! Donated by Local Boy Outfitters of Lexington and K2 coolers!

 


CCA’s Waccamaw Chapter Annual “Celebrating Conservation” Banquet

Posted: March 13th, 2014

CCA’s Waccamaw Chapter

invites you to attend our

Annual “Celebrating Conservation” Banquet

“Sponsored by Beach Automotive”

Friday, March 21, 2014. 6-10 pm

Held at:  Sunnyside Plantation!
(369 Sunnyside Drive, Murrells Inlet (Across the street from Prossers BBQ))
Dinner By:   Inlet Affairs!

Come socialize and take part in celebrating South Carolina’s Coastal Heritage with other local saltwater angling enthusiasts as we enjoy great Food, Drinks, Live and Silent Auctions for trips and merchandise, as well as thousands of dollars in raffles prizes while supporting
CCA South Carolina and your Waccamaw Chapter!

Individual tickets are $60 per person or $85 a couple, and they include your annual membership to CCA. Sponsorships are also available.

For Individual Tickets or Sponsorship Opportunities:

Contact Chris Hawley at chawley24@gmail.com / call 843.455.0371
or contact Andy Ricks at aricks75@gmail.com / call 843.250.0841


YOUR CCA South Carolina Needs You! – At the Lowcountry Oyster Festival

Posted: January 14th, 2014

 

YOUR CCA South Carolina Needs You!

Sunday, January 26, 2014

At the Lowcountry Oyster Festival

Hosted by Boone Hall Plantation in Mt. Pleasant

YOUR CCA is recruiting volunteers to help take part in the recycling of oyster shells from this, the countries largest oyster festival. With nearly 65,000 lbs. of oysters consumed in one day, the opportunity to help recycle these shells and have a positive impact on the South Carolina coast can not be ignored.

As a part of CCA South Carolina’s “Topwater Action” Campaign, the enhancement of marine habitat along our enviable coast is imperative to the future of our marine resources; and to YOUR continued good fishing!

Bring your kids and be a part of this CCA SC effort! Volunteers are needed all day and will be utilized in the separation and collection of oyster shells. Free Admission into the festival is part of the deal along with a CCA “Topwater Action” T-shirt!

Contact TWA Coordinator Gary Keisler at (843) 696-6274 or at g.keisler@gmail.com for more information on how you can be part of this exciting experience in improving South Carolina’s

cherished coastal resources.

“Dedicated to the conservation and protection of marine resources and to improving the current and future state of saltwater fishing for recreational anglers and

future generations of fishermen”


Waccamaw Chapter Banquet ~ Live Auction Preview

Posted: March 22nd, 2013

Waccamaw Chapter ~ Live Auction Preview,Saturday, March 23, 2013, The Beaver Bar

  1. Double Tarpon This 16 inch brass over marble is a great representation of a South Carolina fishery that has become very popular of late. It will also be a wonderful addition to your mantel. Donated by CCA South Carolina.
  2. Got Shrimp? Beaufort Stew for 25! Another effortless entertaining opportunity brought to you by the CCA Waccamaw Chapter Cooking Team! We provide all the ingredients that go into making that wonderful Lowcountry delicacy for twenty five of your closest friends Read the rest of this entry »

Lowcountry Oyster Roast and BBQ Dinner!!

Posted: November 30th, 2012

The Beaver Bar in Murrells Inlet along with your CCASC Waccamaw Chapter ,

Williams Knife Company, and Pawleys Island Outdoors

cordially invite you to the

2nd Annual

Lowcountry Oyster Roast and BBQ Dinner!!

Saturday, December 8th, 4pm-9pm.
(food served between 5-7pm only)

at The Beaver Bar!

$25 Admission
(Kids under 5 are free, Ages 5-14 are $10)

All you can eat and drink: Oysters, BBQ, Beer & Wine!
Door prizes included!!

(Proceeds go to CCA South Carolina and all shells to be recycled in Murrells Inlet)

YOUR CHANCE TO WIN A WILLIAMS KNIFE CO.
HANDCRAFTED EDISTO OYSTER KNIFE VALUED AT $250.00!!


2nd Annual Lowcountry Oyster Roast and BBQ Dinner!!

Posted: November 5th, 2012

Oyster Roast Flyer Dec 2012