Latest Clarksville, Virginia, weather

Lake Level Rises

Date of Story: 
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Source: 
Kerr Lake Park Watch

Kerr Lake has returned to less than a foot from a full normal pool of 300 feet above mean sea level. Recent rains, with more on the way, have dramatically raised the lake's level.

Charlie Taylor's Fishing Report - February 16, 2018

Updated: 
Friday, February 16, 2018

Largemouth bass fishing is fair on main lake points in six feet of water, near rocks. Crankbaits, spinnerbaits and five inch chartreuse/pepper grubs are the preferred baits.

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Miss Kerr Lake recrowned as Miss Henderson

Date of Story: 
Thursday, February 8, 2018
Source: 
Henderson Daily Dispatch

Shanice Street has held the title of Miss Kerr Lake for nearly six months, but Wednesday she was recrowned as Miss Henderson as she prepares for the upcoming Miss North Carolina state pageant in June.

Reidville man fined for [Clarksville] bridge collision

Date of Story: 
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Source: 
SoVANow.com

A Reidsville, N.C. man who crashed a personal watercraft vessel into the Clarksville Business 58 bridge last summer was found guilty of operating a watercraft in an improper manner. Mecklenburg Circuit Court Judge Leslie Osborn fined John Max Bradley Jr. $500 and assessed court costs of $271 at a Feb. 1 hearing.

More than 50 plunge into frigid lake for annual cause

Date of Story: 
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Source: 
Henderson Daily Dispatch

Ice lining the shores of Satterwhite Point at Kerr Lake on Saturday didn’t deter more than 50 participants from plunging into 40-degree water. Some splashed. Some strolled. Some screamed, but all showed support of Vance County’s Special Olympic athletes.

Virginia House Panel Rejects ‘Net Neutrality’ Bill

Date of Story: 
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Source: 
Capital News Service

A bill to prohibit internet service providers from prioritizing or blocking certain websites based on content or hosting platform was killed Tuesday in a House subcommittee. The House Commerce and Labor subcommittee voted 5-0 against the bill, with one abstention.

No change in the works for 58-15 bridge intersection

Date of Story: 
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Source: 
SoVANow.com

Ongoing traffic issues at the intersection of U.S. 55-15 across the lake from downtown Clarksville continue to draw the attention of Clarksville Town Council. The intersection — scene of several wrecks in recent weeks — has been a topic on ongoing discussions between Clarksville Town Manager Jeff Jones and officials with the Virginia Department of Transportation.

Weighing in on new laws to protect catfish

Date of Story: 
Thursday, January 11, 2018
Source: 
Lake Gaston Gazette-Observer

North Carolina Wildlife is taking threats to the Lake Gaston fishery very seriously and is proposing changes that will affect area blue catfish populations. N.C. Wildlife Office Dustin Durham said that the commission is proposing a new rule that will limit the number of catfish over 32 inches long that one can have in their daily creel limit, specifically in Kerr, Lake Gaston and Roanoke Rapids lakes, and a select few other estuaries in the state.

Flu widespread in both Virginia and North Carolina

Date of Story: 
Saturday, January 6, 2018
Source: 
Kerr Lake Guide

Flu is widespread in both Virginia and North Carolina according to the most recent report from the Centers for Disease Control. In fact, it is widespread over most of the nation and has increased sharply.

Low Water Level at Kerr Lake

Date of Story: 
Friday, January 5, 2018
Source: 
NC State Parks

The water level at Kerr Lake was 294.29 m.s.l. at 2:00 pm on January 4, 2018. Caution is urged when launching and operating vessels on the lake as hazards have been exposed with the low water.

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