The Mountain Breeze

Editor/Publisher…David Leestma
Advertising/Business…Cathy Leestma

Editor Emeritus…Bill Williams
Advertising/Business Emeritus…Betty Williams
Design and Graphics…Meda Baughman
Web Architect…
Scott Baughman

PO Box 531
Lake Lure, North Carolina 28746

For advertising information, call 828-755-6639  or e-mail:

The Mountain Breeze is a free publication with issues during January, March, May, July, August, September, and November. The Mountain Breeze is distributed in Rutherfordton, Polk, and Henderson counties. We welcome ideas about stories, photos, ads, etc. If you have any questions, comments, suggestions, or letters to the editor, please write to David Leestma at the above address or email him at

Ad copy deadline for The Mountain Breeze:

January/February Issue – December 10

March/April Issue – February 10

May/June Issue – April 10

July/August Issue – June 10

September/October Issue – August 10

November/December Issue – October 10

Ad space is limited and must be reserved in advance by contacting Cathy Leestma at 828-755-6639  or e-mail