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Archive of the posts written by author: mbreeze.
Sep
3

Shootin’ the Breeze…Rockin’ my cares away

by Cathy Leestma Along the concourse of The Charlotte airport they sit, as inviting as warm pieces of apple pie on grandma’s table. They line up in uniform fashion, white and clean and oh so inviting. The great American rocking chair has been…

Sep
3

From the editor…Back in the groove

Greetings from the Gorge where school has begun, days are getting shorter, and we have shifted from making vacation plans to calendaring traditional holiday gatherings. It’s back to work ready or not.  Colors transform from leafy green to reds, oranges and yellows of…

Sep
3

From the Mayor’s Desk…Multi-year lake projects move forward

By Carol Pritchett Mayor, Town of Lake Lure It has been a glorious summer in Lake Lure. We all enjoyed the lovely firework celebration on the 4th of July.  It was truly a celebration after a very challenging year and we appreciate the…

Sep
3

Your Voice…The Olympiad gets the gold

by Bob Keith Last month the summer Olympics concluded in Tokyo but, without much fanfare, reopened in Lake Lure for the 17th year of the Olympiad. Close to 800 weekend warriors and young kids competed in 5 events – a challenging golf tournament…

Sep
3

Lake Lure Classical Academy News…

LLCA enters its 12th year with a new, highly skilled admin team in place and focused squarely on the students by Valerie A. HoffmanCommunications Director Long before the class of 2021 turned their tassels to the other side of their caps on graduation…

Sep
3

Annual Barn Sale September 25

The Cosmore Foundation’s annual Barn Sale will take place Saturday, September 25 from 9 am. to 3 pm. at 1706 Grassy Knob Road. Proceeds support cystic fibrosis research. Call 863-512-1816 for more information. Submitted by Cheryl jean Taylor

Sep
3

Annual Fashion Show October 14

The Fairfield Mountains Chapel Women of the Church are pleased to announce their Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon featuring fashions by Soft Surroundings October 14, 11:30 am. – 2:30 pm. at Legends on the Lake, Rumbling Bald on Lake Lure, 112 Mountain Blvd., Lake Lure.  The…

Sep
3

Paws for the Cause

The volunteers and organizers of the Paws for the Cause in September are pleased to report that the event is completely sold out!  It is with gratitude and appreciation that we recognize all of our supporters and sponsors.  Go to our FB page…

Sep
3

Call to Artists for the Celebration of the Arts 2021

     All 2D and 3D artists are invited to compete in the 2021 Celebration of the Arts, a juried art show scheduled October 7-13, 2021. Cash and ribbon prizes will be awarded. The show will be at the Foundation of Performing Arts Center, Spindale…

Sep
3

Technically Speaking…The old college try

by Scott Baughman As the dog days of summer give way to the first glimpses of fall, you might find yourself seeing a few sales at local merchants that focus on that one message all school kids dread this time of year —…