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Good Morning Everyone, I hope you are all ready for a break shortly.  The weather has turned for the better here and even beach weather on some days so things are looking up.  I hope anyone planning a trip to Myrtle Beach this spring finds time to visit us at the store here in Ocean […]

Back to Work

Hi Everyone, Back to work on Monday yeah for some and yuck for a few.  Great to be here at The GPS Store, we have some of the best young people I have ever met that work here, and a belated birthday to our Noelle who is truly a very nice young lady that her […]

Happy Thursday

Hi Everyone, Well we made it to Thursday and I am happy because it is my last day.  Just one of the benefits of being old.  I would guess that many St Patricks’ Day celebrations and parades will take place this weekend, so if you are planning on imbibing please appoint a designated driver or […]


Good Morning Everyone, We made it to Wednesday so enjoy the rest of your short week.  i traveled to Charleston, SC yesterday and took one of the new Garmin automotive GPS just to check them out, and I have to say that it worked flawlessly.  I decided to take an off the beaten path through […]

Back again

Hi Everyone, Well it is Monday and we are back at work here in Ocean Isle Beach, NC.  It looks like we are now really in spring like weather with highs in upper 60′s to low 70′s for the week and the lows aren’t too bad in the upper 40′s most days.  The hot items […]

Spring is on the way

Good Morning, Take heart everyone in the north, spring should be on the way soon to you too.  Well new products are arriving almost daily we are expecting the new Raymarine Dragonflys any day now with Garmin Panoptix Transducers and Furuno TZtouch2 scheduled for second quarter.  If you have a small boat the Dragonflys may […]

Does everyone know what day it is???

Good Morning All, Well we made it to the halfway point of the week, and I hope you all have had a great week so far.  I have been doing sales write ups for our website on the new products that are being released, and some of them are really impressive.  A new line we […]

Back Again

Hi Everyone, I hope you had a safe and happy weekend, and got some rest for this week ahead.  Not a lot new in the south today except it looks like spring, at least for us, is finally near.  We are looking for close to 70′ on Wednesday with sunshine.  We still have some great […]

Still cold out

Good Morning, Well it is the time of year that cabin fever set in in the North.  The snow is still everywhere and if you are not a skier, snowmobile rider, or other outdoor enthusiast you are just hoping to see warm weather and sunshine.  Now is the time to start training for spring because […]

Boat Safety

Hi All, I saw that Rob Konrad was in the news this morning again.  some people are questioning whether he did swim 9 miles to the shore on his own, without a life vest.  I thought that people were smarter than to go fishing alone without the proper safety devices on.  Safety first should be […]