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WinterFest races, after-party will benefit YMCA

The Roanoke Times

Date: 3/3/2015 10:40:00 AM

Smith Mountain Lake will be the site of two fundraisers this month to benefit the Franklin County YMCA. On Saturday, the WinterFest 10miler and Snowball 5k will begin at 10 and 10:15 a.m. respectively, at Bernard's Landing, 775 Ashmeade Road in Moneta

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Applications accepted for 4-H teen counselors

The Gazette-Virginian

Date: 3/2/2015 12:15:00 PM

Each year Halifax County takes at least 100 youth ages 9-13 to the W.E. Skelton 4-H Center at Smith Mountain Lake for a week of summer fun. This year camp will take place June 1-5. Both male and female teen counselors are needed to help ensure the campers

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Nagy releases second pictorial history book

Franklin News Post

Date: 3/2/2015 2:39:00 AM

The book contains more than 200 vintage images, many of which have never been published, and it chronicles the construction and development of Smith Mountain Lake and its dam. The book, which is published by Arcadia Publishing, will be available for

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Gray concludes experience at 2015 Bassmasters Classic

Henderson Daily Dispatch

Date: 2/28/2015 9:54:00 AM

With subfreezing temperatures forecast for this weekend and all the salt on the roads, my plan is to go visit my cousin Dennis Crumpler at his house on Smith Mountain Lake to talk about fishing. Next weekend looks like it’s going to be good fishing

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SMLA's Stow recognized as leadership transitions

The Roanoke Times

Date: 2/28/2015 9:31:00 AM

Pete Lewis (left), incoming president of the Smith Mountain Lake Association, at the organization's February board meeting, presented outgoing president Randy Stow with a plaque in appreciation for Stow's leadership during his two-year term. SMLA works

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• River: Roanoke River
• Length: 500 Miles
• Surface Area: 20,400 Acres
• Average Depth: 55 Feet
Smith Mountain Lake is a large reservoir in the Roanoke Region of Virginia[3], located southeast of the City of Roanoke and southwest of Lynchburg. The lake was created in 1963 by the Smith Mountain Dam impounding the Roanoke River. The majority of the south shore of the lake lies in Franklin County while a portion, including access to the dam, lies in Pittsylvania County. The lake has become a popular recreation spot and has also experienced significant development in the last decade.

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