Monthly Archives: February 2016

Archive of posts published in the specified Month

Feb
29

Shootin’ the breeze… Mountain Breeze People

By Cathy Leestma Hello all. You can just feel it in the still, cold air…spring is on the way. With the blossoming of Dogwood, Mountain Laurel and Azaleas will come our much anticipated visitors to the Hickory Nut Gorge. First, our spring contingency…

Feb
29

From the editor…Yes, spring’s the thing!

Mother Nature is again giving us that familiar and beautiful cue that Earth is renewing herself with blossoms of new life in these foothills and mountains. After that unpredictable winter, the sunshine of spring is certainly a welcomed sight. Our Hickory Nut Gorge…

Feb
29

Breeze buzz…March and April events

March 10 – Mardis gras at the Red Barn, a HNG Chamber fundraiser for Lake Lure Classical Academy. March 27 – Easter Sunrise Service at Chimney Rock State Park. Gates open from 5:30 -6:30 am. for the 7 am. service. April 16 –…

Feb
29

Free garden design workshop April 5

Enjoy a free workshop on garden design at the Lake Lure Flowering Bridge Tuesday, April 5, 10-11:30 am. Meet at the west (Chimney Rock) end of the bridge; in case of rain, the workshop will be held in the meeting room at Town…

Feb
29

March 15th – a Very Important Date to North Carolina Voters

March 15th isn’t just an important day in North Carolina because it’s our first Presidential Primary. There’s another reason local voters in particular should get out and vote and it has quite a bit to do with funding important needs right here in…

Feb
29

Fire Department Bar-b-que fund raiser April 9

The Fairfield Mountains Volunteer Fire Department annual Bar-b-que will be held on Saturday, April 9, at the Pavilion, Rumbling Bald Resort, Lake Lure, 4 PM to 7 PM, rain or shine. The cost is $12 for Adults and $5 for children 10 and…

Feb
29

Rutherford County Gets Pet Supply Superstore and home for Humane Society

Rutherford Pet Supply recently opened in the old Pro Rent-all building on the 74 bypass across from Thunder Road. This is the second location for Rutherford Pet Supply, Inc., following the success of their smaller Forest City Main Street store. With space for…

Feb
29

Lady Golfers: The New 2016 WGA at RBR Season Begins April 5

Rumbling Bald Resort’s Women’s Golf Association (WGA) will begin its 2016 golf season on Tuesday, April 5 with a Kickoff Breakfast at the Lakeview Restaurant. Our official first day of golf is Tuesday, April 12. You are invited to attend the Kickoff breakfast…

Feb
29

From the mayor’s desk… What’s Going Down In Town

By Bob Keith, Mayor of Lake Lure, NC Utilities Advisory Board: Town Council created a new committee to assist in focusing on water, sewer and town infrastructure issues. The Board is made up of knowledgeable volunteers from across the Town. Former Councilman Wayne…

Feb
29

Lake Lure Classical Academy Students “LEAD” the Way to D.C.

  The Lake Lure Classical Academy National Honor Society Officers traveled to Washington, D.C. in January for the Leadership Experience and Development (LEAD) Conference. At LEAD, students and advisers sharpen their leadership skills to improve their school culture and community while networking with…