Hurricane Harvey and Sabine Lake fishing

By Capt. Bill Watkins


Most of the main roads are open now but everything close to the river is still under water. As I ride around Vidor I am beginning to see those sad piles of clothing, sheetrock, insulation, carpet, and other household items on the side of the streets. It is reminiscent of Bridge City after Hurricane Ike but now it is everywhere from Rock Port Texas to Lake Charles Louisiana. It brings tears to my eyes. I can feel for those who have been displaced and even wiped out by this vicious demon called Harvey because I have lived it myself in Rita and later Ike. I did not think that we would have to go through anything like those two storms again in my lifetime but so much for what I think. This one was different.


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