Help keep Kerr Lake litter-free

Source: 
Henderson Daily Dispatch
Date of Story: 
09/18/2014

Vance County residents can participate in a national cleanup campaign Saturday. Volunteer efforts will start at shelter three of Kerr Lake State Recreation Area at 1 p.m. and last until 4 p.m.

Charlie Taylor's Fishing Report - September 19, 2014

Updated: 
Friday, September 19, 2014

Bass are holding on points and chasing shad in the coves. Bass are being caught in good numbers, and are hitting aggressively. Grubs are taking bass in the 1-3 pound class, while 1/2 ounce willow-leaf spinnerbaits are taking the better fish.

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Upstream uranium interests still at it

Source: 
Lake Gaston Gazette-Observer
Date of Story: 
09/18/2014

Virginia Energy Resources, Inc. formerly Virginia Uranium Ltd has no intentions of giving up on uranium mining upstream of Lake Gaston. According to public documents filed with the Canadian Securities Administrators, in spite of data in numerous studies proving uranium mining in...

Waterfront property declines raise concerns about recent reassessment

Source: 
SoVANow.com
Date of Story: 
09/10/2014

Mecklenburg’s new tax assessment is causing concern among some homeowners, particularly those with lakefront properties, after some land and home values decreased dramatically in tax value.

Hydrilla being put in the lake, Corps fears

Source: 
SoVANow.com
Date of Story: 
08/27/2014

Despite efforts to stem the spread of hydrilla in Kerr reservoir, US Army Corps of Engineers officials continue to find new outgrowths of the invasive plant. A 2014 survey of the lake estimated there were 1,116 acres of hydrilla, an increase of nearly 230 acres from 2013.

Child dies after going under at North Bend Park

Source: 
SoVANow.com
Date of Story: 
08/27/2014

A 4-year-old local boy who was pulled unconscious from the lake near North Bend Park on Sunday succumbed to his injuries Tuesday, Aug. 26 around 3:30 p.m. Mecklenburg County Sheriff Bobby Hawkins said that when police arrived at the scene around noon on Sunday, family members and the park rangers were already administering CPR.

2014 Annual Harvest Days Festival

Source: 
Clarksville Chamber
Date of Story: 
08/17/2014

Come and celebrate the fall season the first weekend in October at the Annual Harvest Days Festival! The 19th annual Harvest Days Festival will bring a major celebration to Virginia’s only lakeside town on October 3rd & 4th.

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