An Elegant Autumn

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Aug
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Shootin’ the Breeze…An elegant fall

Greetings to all who will be visiting our gorgeous Hickory Nut Gorge this fall. What is it about autumn that is such a beloved season? We can experience the intense heat of an Indian summer day and turn around within hours to gather…

Aug
31

From the editor…It’s a wrap

By Dave Leestma For some reason, this particular Breeze edition deadline seemed to arrive exceedingly sooner than the last one. Time certainly marches on, but where did summer go? Life at the lake included many happy memories this season – a family reunion,…

Aug
31

Letter to the editor

Something that really bugs me while driving around here is the bad drivers who ride practically on my rear bumper on these curvy roads with double yellow “no-passing” laws when I am going the posted speed limit or even a little over.  They…

Aug
31

From the mayor’s desk…Storm containment, lake dredging and new town personnel

By Kevin Cooley Mayor, Town of Lake Lure Once again I’m asking myself that same annual question… “Where did the summer go?” It seems like only yesterday that we were opening the beach and welcoming hoards of visitors and residents to the Lake…

Aug
31

Lake Lure Classical Academy news…LLCA Has Growing Pleasures, Not Pains

By Thomas Keever They say the third time is a charm, and they’re right. A couple weeks ago was my third, first day of school as executive director at Lake Lure Classical Academy. What a swirl of bright, new faces to be found!…

Aug
31

Join us for our Second Annual Golf Tournament benefitting…PAWS of Rutherford County

Monday, October 15, 2018 at Bald Mountain Golf Course at the Rumbling Bald Resort, Lake Lure, NC. For more information and/or to sign up to reserve your spot, please contact the Bald Mountain Golf Course at 828-694-3042. You may also contact      Tournament Coordinator,…

Aug
31

Carolina Colors Quilt Show Oct. 12, 13

The Rutherford Quilt Guild will hold their biennial quilt show Friday, October 12th and Saturday, October 13, 2018. The event will be held in the Student Union/Gymnasium of Isothermal Community College at 286 ICC Loop Road (off Route 74 Alt) in Spindale, NC.…

Aug
31

Saturday-Sunday, September 1-2 – First annual yard sale at the Barn

Saturday 9am-5pm; Sunday 1-5pm; 1706-1708 Grassy Knob, around the corner from Dollar General and 1.5 Miles off Hwy. 9.  Barn Yoga, through the nonprofit Cosmore Foundation, has been donating money to local charities for several years, and would like to give even more…

Aug
31

Your voice…2018 Olympiad highlights

By Bob Keith The 2018 Olympiad set participation records, which is one of our key objectives, in all events except one. The opening of the weekend brought us hilarious “Box Boat Races” for the first time and also offered an emotional tribute to…

Aug
31

News from Chimney Rock State Park…Celebrating a milestone

10th Annual Flock to the Rock is Sept. 15 By Landdis Hollifield Birds of a feather are sure to flock together during Chimney Rock State Park’s 10th Annual Flock to the Rock. Western North Carolina’s premier birding event kicks off with a pre-registered…