The South Hill Chamber of Commerce/CCB Christmas Parade will take place Sunday, Dec. 15, at 6 p.m. The parade was rescheduled from its original Dec. 8 date due to the threat of inclement weather this weekend.
Throughout the entire state, waters are seasonally cold and roiled. In addition, most waters, particularly those with current or tidal movement, have lots of floating debris. All anglers and boaters are cautioned to be extremely careful and WEAR YOUR LIFEJACKETS.
It's winter and many of you are spending much more time indoors. That warm summer sun certainly seems like a distant memory. Lounge chairs have been stacked, floats deflated and tucked away in the shed, and the busy sounds of summer have been quieted by the bitter cold. For many of you, this is a peaceful and relaxing time of year. A little downtime is definitely in order.
A preliminary report on the recent Lake Gaston Association "aquatic plant survey" concludes what's described as "some of the lowest amounts of Hydrilla seen in recent years." The report concludes it may be the smallest coverage area of all time.