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Aug. 26, 2014 @ 09:48 AM

PHOTO: Blue heron is home

This blue heron seems to know his way away Lake Lure, as it was spotted one evening on a tree that had fallen in Blue Heron Circle.             

Aug. 24, 2014 @ 02:42 PM

Record number of athletes compete in Lake Lure Olympiad

More than 1,000 athletes descended upon Lake Lure last weekend for the 10th Annual Lake Lure Olympiad, a three-day sports festival including a 10K dam run, Lake Lure Triathlon, Junior Olympiad, Race to the Rock 5K, Race to the Rock 25-mile bike ride and more.

Aug. 24, 2014 @ 09:17 AM

Making waves

Austin Abel said he loves the adrenaline rush he gets when he is skiing, rushing across the waves faster than a Ferrari. 

Abel, one of the top-ranked water skiers in the world, joined other professional and amateur skiers for the first Mystic Waters Pro-Am Water Ski Tournament on Saturday.