Officers with the Lake Lure Police Department recently welcomed reserve officer Ryan Bailey to the force as a full-time employee.
A native of Rutherford County, Bailey, 22, was sworn in as a Lake Lure reserve officer on April 16, 2013.
The Town of Lake Lure approved the hiring of a new police officer Tuesday night during the regular business meeting of Town Council.
When Lake Lure Town Council meets at 6 p.m. today at the Lake Lure Municipal Center, the board will review and consider adopting a new proposed town limits map.
Council will also talk about curbside recycling options.
Lake Lure Town Council members unanimously adopted a resolution Tuesday night expressing appreciation to Facebook's Forest City Data Center for including Lake Lure as a 2013 Rutherford County Action Grant recipient.