(Oct. 10, 2013) — Walker County Commissioner Bebe Heiskell claims the county forgot to file paper work required by the Georgia Environmental Protection Division to build an RV park. As a result, the mistake will cost tax payers $10,000, reports WRCB.
(Oct. 10, 2013) — The Victoria Advocate writes that if you’d like to escape the busy city but still be able to watch your favorite shows, the Victoria Coleto Creek KOA Campground, which opened last fall, is like staying in a motel but with campfires and fishing.
(Oct. 10, 2013) — The fifth annual Smoke on the Water barbecue contest will be held Friday and Saturday, Oct. 11 and 12, at the Lake Shawnee Campground in Topeka, reports the Topeka Capital Journal.
(Oct. 10, 2013) — Today, Gov. Mike Pence joined Bicentennial Commission co-chair Becky Skillman, the Department of Natural Resources, and others in announcing the formation of the Bicentennial Legacy Conservation Area, writes The Journal Press.
(Oct. 9, 2013) — Florida resort owner and broker specialist Rob Smith announced today he is transforming his three Florida retirement resort communities and his Fortune Real Estate company. To help with this he’s brought in Mary Arlington, a business consultant who is an award-winning former RV park owner.
(Oct. 9, 2013) — The tourists were treated harshly by armed park employees, she said, so much so that some of the foreign tourists with limited English skills thought they were under arrest. When finally allowed to leave, the bus was not allowed to halt at all along the 2.5-hour trip out of the park, not even to stop at private bathrooms that were open along the route, the Daily News reported.
(Oct. 9, 2013) — The San Antonio Business Journal reports that the Shade Tree RV Park & General Store in Yoakum has been marketed for sale by Retail Solutions.
(Oct. 9, 2013) — Chief Ranger Bill Wright told AP people were caught at the South Rim, on trails, attempting rim-to-rim hikes or trying to sneak in through dirt roads. The citations cannot simply be paid. Rather, the offenders must make mandatory appearances in federal court.
(Oct. 9, 2013) — The Arizona Daily Sun writes that Grand Canyon National Park has been closed for a week, but most Flagstaff hotels and campgrounds have yet to feel the effects.
(Oct. 9, 2013) — The Fifth Annual Allis-Chalmers “G” Roundup Antique Tractor Show will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Noccalula Falls Campground in Gadsden, reports the Gadsden Times.
(Oct. 9, 2013) — The Press-Enterprise reports that the eighth Fall Joshua Tree Music Festival is returning this weekend to the Joshua Tree Lake, RV and Campground.
(Oct. 9, 2013) — A California man injured during a nighttime ATV ride in the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area is suing the U.S. Forest Service and Knife River Corp., accusing the company of digging up a trail in the dunes and not warning riders of a sudden drop-off, reports The Register-Guard.
(Oct. 8, 2013) — In 1986, Hartford started Evergreen, an insurance company for campgrounds which, under his leadership, became the largest insurer of campgrounds and RV parks in the country. He actively remained at the helm of the companies, working with and teaching his son, Lucas, many wonderful life and business lessons until his death, according to his obituary.
(Oct. 8, 2013) — Barbara and Mike Marty, owners of Magic Pines Campground in Lewis, along with their cook, David Eddington and his wife Barbara Eddington, threw a Thanks-For-Giving turkey dinner for their summer volunteers, reports DenPubs.
(Oct. 8, 2013) — A Phoenix-area food bank will deliver 600 food boxes to Grand Canyon National Park today and again Friday as the federal shutdown strands thousands of employees inside the park without work and pay, the Arizona Daily Sun reported.
(Oct. 8, 2013) — Michael J. O’Neil, director of Lisbon Beach and Campground in Ogdensburg, is defending his request for a 52 percent raise next year, saying the amount of time he dedicates to the job warrants the increase, writes WatertownDailyTimes.com.
(Oct. 8, 2013) — “The Flat Rock Bridge site includes several instances of progressive enhancement,” said Pelland. “Additional graphics and subtle effects enrich the experience on larger screens, while the interface becomes progressively simpler and easier to use on tablets and smartphones.”
(Oct. 8, 2013) — — The Asbury Park Press reports that a large number of zombies are making their home at the Joseph P. Citta Campground in Barnegat.
(Oct. 8, 2013) — Adolph Thomae Jr. County Park is managed, maintained and staffed by Cameron County. But since it is leased from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, it has been closed by the federal government, writes the Times Record News.
(Oct. 8, 2013) — “The Samuel F. Pryor Shawangunk Gateway Campground will provide a high quality, minimalist camping experience to the thousands of annual Shawangunk Mountains visitors, and be an important resource for the local community,” said Alicandri.