Annually, on the anniversary of the passing of her father Will Bennett, Lori Mattice (3rd from left) and six of her buddies from Tallahassee, the Babes at Bald Mountain, come to Lake Lure to honor, celebrate and remember the life of this local friend, Viet Nam hero and husband of Vonnie Bennet (on right). For several days the group golfs, swims, boats, parties and enjoys all that Lake Lure has become to so many of who came here first to vacation and then moved here permanently. Symbolized in this reunion picture  is what Lake Lure is all about to so many of us -  friendship, family, faith and fun. Submitted by Bob Keith

Annually, on the anniversary of the passing of her father Will Bennett, Lori Mattice (3rd from left) and six of her buddies from Tallahassee, the Babes at Bald Mountain, come to Lake Lure
to honor, celebrate and remember the life of this local friend, Viet Nam hero and husband of Vonnie Bennet (on right). For several days the group golfs, swims, boats,
parties and enjoys all that Lake Lure has become to so many of who came here first to vacation and then moved here permanently. Symbolized in this reunion picture
is what Lake Lure is all about to so many of us – friendship, family, faith and fun.
Submitted by Bob Keith