UNC-TV’s NC Weekend Featuring Tar-Pam Guide Service Shad Fishing on the Roanoke River by Tar Pam Guide | May 18, 2012 | Fishing Reports Check out Tar-Pam Guide Service on UNC-TV’s NC Weekend. We filmed a segment on the Roanoke River during shad season this past march. I thought it turned out really nice. Watch May 17, 2012 on PBS. See more from NC Weekend.