Monthly Archives: November 2015

Archive of posts published in the specified Month

Nov
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Shootin’ the breeze… Compassion

  By Cathy Leestma   The letters all begin about the same way. “My dear Aunty and Uncle. Loving greetings from your loving daughter, Divya.” For the last twenty something years, we have had the privilege of working alongside Compassion International to sponsor…

Nov
2

From the editor…The gift of calm

  Breeze artist, Joy Sorenson’s Santa on our cover just back from his extraordinary around the world delivery route, reminds me that there is calm after the storm.  Thankfully missing the brunt of those October storms, Lake Lure mayor, Bob Keith, gives credit…

Nov
2

The Breeze buzz…

November and December events in the Gorge – 2015 November 1 & November 6  – New Beginnings Historic Farm, Vintage Tea Time, Tickety Boo Team Room, Two seatings – 1pm & 3pm, near Lake Lure December 4 – Annual Chili Cook-off, Cakewalk and…

Nov
2

Annual Fire Department Pancake Breakfast Nov. 1

The Fairfield Mountains Volunteer Fire Department, Lake Lure, announces its annual Pancake Breakfast at the fire house on Buffalo Creek Road, Sunday, November 1, 8 am. to 12 noon. Pancakes will be cooked and Vandele Farms delicious sausage patties, juice and coffee will…

Nov
2

Christmas Art & Bake Sale Dec. 5

The Transfiguration Church Women are sponsoring a Christmas Art and Bake Sale Saturday, Dec 5th, 9 am. -3 pm. at the Church of the Transfiguration, Hwy 64/74, Bat Cave. The sale include paintings, jewelry, pottery, art lighting, gourds, children’s art and original Christmas…

Nov
2

HOA and Newcomers Annual Christmas Event Dec. 4

  The Rumbling Bald Resort and the Newcomers organization announces their annual Christmas Event December 4, Lake View Restaurant at the Resort, check-in 5 pm, dinner, 6:15 pm.  It is a semi-formal event with a sit-down 3-course dinner and entertainment by Dashboard Blue…

Nov
2

From the mayor’s desk…Praise for Town Leaders and Volunteers

  By Bob Keith Mayor of Lake Lure, NC   Several weeks ago after many days of continuous rain, Hurricane Joaquin’s ugly face was fast approaching the Carolinas. Predictions of what was to occur were all over the map. Were we looking at…

Nov
2

FACES BEHIND THE RACES: Cheers to the people and organizations who make the Lake Lure Olympiad possible

The members of the 2015 Olympiad Board would like the sponsors of this year’s event to know how much their contribution was appreciated and what was generated by their generosity. The proceeds from this event, which we are proud to announce were over…

Nov
2

Help Us Help Annual Golf Tournament

2015 Marks Rumbling Bald Resort’s 12th year of providing an unexpected Christmas to children in Rutherford County. “Help us Help” began in Christmas 2003 as an employee initiative at Rumbling Bald Resort on Lake Lure. The simple goal was to provide Christmas presents…

Nov
2

Lake Lure New Year’s Day Polar Plunge

Get all crazy with us!   The Hickory Nut Gorge Chamber of Commerce hosts its 8th Annual Lake Lure New Year’s Day Polar Plunge on the Beach at Lake Lure.  Join us in cheering these crazy’s on, or take the Plunge yourself.  Great prizes…