News and Updates

E-Newsletter, April 2011

Date Posted: 4/12/2011
Click here to view a copy of our April Newsletter.

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PWF Article in the Houston Chronicle

Date Posted: 3/24/2011
Here's a link to an article written about us in the Houston Chronicle on 3/24/11.  If you know of anyone interested in our club, feel free to send them this link. http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/outdoors/tompkins/7488607.html  

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Big Bass Tournament Update

Date Posted: 5/27/2011
Brad Shields dodged a bullet this week as member, Jerry Edwards caught a 10+ pounder at San Saba Waco Creek this past Monday.  Fortunately for Brad, Jerry is not entered in the tournament.  View Jerry's fishing report on line. Only one weekend remaining in the tourney.  There's still time to place!  Good luck to all of those fishing this weekend and we hope everyone has a safe and happy holiday. Brad Shields continues to hold 1st place with this catch from San Saba Waco Creek Ranch.   Andrew Fitzhugh landed this 9lb 10oz monster at Glenrose Rough Creek Lodge. This…

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Rain Dance Needed

Date Posted: 2/28/2011
As most of you know, most of our club lakes that are not spring fed are very low. In fact, many landowners have told us their lakes are as low as they can remember or as low as they have been in 15 plus years. For the most part this does not hurt the fishing, but makes the lakes look and feel different. In most cases a few 1-2 inch rains over the next 30 days will make a huge difference going into the summer.

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Fish Fry

Date Posted: 2/23/2011
I will be attending a fund raiser for the Make a Wish Foundation in Plano March 6th and we are in need of fish. If you have harvested any bass, crappie or bluegill in our club lakes and would like to make a donation please call and we can make arrangments to pick up or you may want to drop off and say Hello.

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PWF on RFD TV, Wednesday 2/16/11

Date Posted: 2/15/2011
Private Water Fishing will be featured on the RFD-TV show, Voices of Agriculture, Wednesday evening at 5:30 p.m.  Check your cable providers listing for the proper channel. Or, click the link below to search for RFD TV in your area.  Click the link, enter your zip code, then type in your cable provider and the page will show you the channel number.  If you live in Dallas and have direct tv, go to channel 345. If you are not familiar with RFD TV, it is a channel dedicated to Rural America.  Below is a link to their website where you can…

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Eliminated our 888 phone number

Date Posted: 1/30/2011
Starting February 10th our 888 303 4822 will not longer be operational. Since 99% of our members use cell phones and since long distance service is included with most cell service plans we have decided to eliminate this phone number. For those of you who have this number programmed into your phones, please change the number to 214 871 0044.

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Online Reservation System, now live!

Date Posted: 1/24/2011
We have launched our online reservation system.  We also sent an email regarding this new addition to our website.  If you did not receive the emailed newsletter, please contact the club office to verify your email address. There is also a link to the online reservation - user guide under the reservation heading on the home page of our website.

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PWF; Featured Article in Texas Agriculture Magazine

Date Posted: 1/6/2011
Click on the links below to view our most recent article written in Texas Agriculture Magazine, a publication that is sent to 450,000 Ranchers and Farmers throughout Texas. "Reel Solitude 1" - Texas Agriculture Magazine - Page 1 - 1/7/2011 "Reel Solitude 2" - Texas Agriculture Magazine - Page 2 - 1/7/2011

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Happy New Year

Date Posted: 1/1/2011
Happy New Year from Private Water Fishing. Look for more new properties starting February 1st.

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