Monthly Archives: June 2012

Hickory Hill Vineyard’s 20th Anniversay Celebration at Smith Mountain Lake

Join Hickory Hill Vineyards & Winery on Saturday, June 30th from 7pm to 10pm to celebrate their vineyard’s 20th anniversary (and Roger and Judy’s 50th!).  Listen to Ken and Alli while enjoying family, friends, and great wine at Hickory Hill … Continue reading

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Smith Mountain Lake Fireworks – July 4th 2012

The Saunder’s Volunteer Fire Company will present their annual Smith Mountain Lake Fireworks Display at Parkway Marina on July 4th, 2012. This spectacular fireworks presentation is preceded by a fun-filled day of activities including live music and food.  And…they want … Continue reading

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July 2012 FireWORXs Fest at Smith Mountain Lake

The Moneta Fire Department will be hosting Moneta FireWORX Fest in Downtown Moneta on Sunday, July 1.  Gates open at 5:30 pm.  Music will be provided by The WORX Band from 6 pm to 10pm.  After that…an AWESOME fireworks display. … Continue reading

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Does Your Net Throwing Resemble Joe Jigg’s?

The Smith Mountain Striper Club is wondering, “Does your cast net throwing resemble that of Joe Jigg”? If so,  then come out to the Smith Mountain Striper Club meeting on Friday, June 29th and learn a new technique to help … Continue reading

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Protecting our Pets in the Good Ole’ Summertime

Freelancer Pat Summers of New Jersey writes a lot of columns about animal issues.  Summer started Wednesday the 20th – so this seems like a fitting time for tips about pet care in hot weather. I know, I know: those … Continue reading

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United Way of Franklin County Receives After 5 Jive Proceeds

The United Way of Franklin County was presented with a $1,000 check for proceeds from the first After 5 Jive concert in June by Jason M. Turner, President of Turner’s Building, Inc. along with Jerry Forry, Store Manager of Smith … Continue reading

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Smith Mountain Dock & Lodge Tournament Winners

Congrats to Roger Castillo and Jack Eutsler today for 1st place in the Reel Drag BASS Anglers & Smith Mtn. Dock & Lodge tournament. These guys had an overall weigh-in at 18.54lbs. and won the lunker at 6.30lbs!     … Continue reading

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Willow Tree Nursery at Smith Mountain Lake

Have you met Reba from Willow Tree Nursery?  Willow Tree Nursery is the place to go for a wide selection of homegrown “Proven Winners”-brand plants as well as trees; shrubs, including natives; and Belgard landscape pavers and wall systems. Owner … Continue reading

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Antique & Classic Boat Society Show at Parrot Cove on June 23rd.

The Smith Mountain Lake Chapter of the Antique and Classic Boat Society will host a boat show at Parrot Cove Marina on Saturday. More than a dozen classic boats will be displayed at the marina near the Hales Ford Bridge … Continue reading

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PWC Poker Run – June 23rd at Smith Mountain Lake

Come out this Saturday, June 23rd, and join the Smith Mountain Lake Powerboating Association as they sponsor a PWC Only (personal watercraft) Poker Run.  This will be a great charity fundraiser with the proceeds going to Smith Mountain Lake’s water … Continue reading

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