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Archive of the posts written by author: mbreeze.
Oct
30

Shootin’ the breeze…Abundant joy

By Cathy Leestma We have in my husband’s family a rich and long history of musicians. David is a choral director and composer so perhaps for us the most wonderful music of the year comes during the Christmas season. Choirs have sat under…

Oct
30

Annual BCVFD turkey supper Nov. 18

Enjoy a delicious turkey supper at Bill’s Creek Community Center in Lake Lure, Saturday, November 18, 2017, 4:00 P.M.  It will be turkey supper with all the trimmings. $12.00 Adult, $5.00 Children (ages 11 years & under).  Carry out available.  This annual event…

Oct
30

Remembering the Party Rock Fire

By Gary Wilson, Chief Fairfield Mountains Fire Department It has been (can you believe it!) almost a year since the Party Rock Fire in November 5th, 2016. While the Town and Rumbling Bald Resort recognized the local area departments last year at the…

Oct
30

From the editor…“That’s what friends are for”

Getting into the holiday spirit has me thinking of those I love and appreciate. The Burt Bacharach and Carole Bayer Sager song about friends reminds me of all those relationships that help me get through life’s happy and difficult times – “…knowing you…

Oct
30

Paying it forward

By Alan and Ann Leavens Thank you are two small words we learn to say at an early age, to show appreciation. A couple from Lake Lure, Nadine and Mike Masiello, have chosen to say thank you to the fire fighters who did…

Oct
30

Friends

By Bryant Williams   Friends are so important everyone needs a few. Some are our old friends and some may be brand new. It’s good to have a “best friend” on whom you can depend. If you have a problem a best friend…

Oct
30

Flowering Bridge joins Appalachian Mural Trail

The Lake Lure Flowering Bridge has a mural designed by Veryle Lynn Cox and Amy Wald which the Lake Lure artists and Flowering Bridge garden volunteers painted together, and is now a part of the Appalachian Mural Trail. The Rutherford County TDA funded…

Oct
30

Edwards retires

Officer Robert Lee Edwards Jr. upon his retirement and for 30 years of exceptional service with the Lake Lure Police force received congratulations from Mayor, Bob Keith and the Lake Lure Town Council at the October 10th Town Council Meeting. Photo by Blaine…

Oct
30

From the mayor’s desk…It’s been a great ride!

By Bob Keith Mayor of Lake Lure, NC As we enter November, the month of giving thanks, followed by the season of Christmas joy, then transitioning to the promise of hope for the new year, it’s a time of reflection on what has…

Oct
30

Journey to the gymnatorium

By Thomas Keever When I arrived as LLCA-CFA’s new director May, 2016 I was immediately captivated by the entire school community’s belief that this school met an essential and vital need. The sense of community and common purpose was clearly part of Lake Lure…