Smith Mountain Lake News

Entries from April 2009

Play Dates in May

April 28th, 2009 · 2 Comments

There are few places more beautiful in May than Smith Mountain Lake. If you are an outdoor person, you are likely planning all sorts of fun activities for the coming months. And even if you are not the outdoor type, there are plenty of enjoyable events for you to schedule into your week. Take a [...]

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Tags: Local Businesses · Local Events

Heaven and Hell

April 25th, 2009 · Comment Now!

A man of God was having a conversation with His Lord one day and said, “Lord, I would like to know what Heaven and hell are like.” So the Lord decided to show the man and led him to two doors. Then he opened one of the doors and the man of God looked in. In [...]

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Tags: Inspirational

Blue Ridge Brawl at SML

April 21st, 2009 · Comment Now!

The Smith Mountain Lake Bassmaster Elite Series tournament will be held from April 23-26 this spring. In case you are not familiar with this tournament, it is the most prestigious and competitive circuit in professional bass fishing. The tournaments are so popular that they are on tv on Saturdays on ESPN2. The “Blue Ridge Brawl”, [...]

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SML Dog Festival

April 19th, 2009 · Comment Now!

If you are a dog owner in the vicinity of Smith Mountain Lake, Virginia you will  be excited to learn about the 2ND ANNUAL DOG FESTIVAL at SML ANIMAL HOSPITAL. On Saturday, May 9th from 1pm. to 4pm. the Smith Mountain Lake Animal Hospital in Moneta, is hosting a fantastic bit of fun for you [...]

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Tags: Lake Living · Local Events

SML Triathlon 12th Anniversary

April 17th, 2009 · Comment Now!

This year marks the 12th Anniversary of the Appalachian Power Smith Mountain Lake Triathlon. I know many in our area eagerly look forward to this challenging and exciting competition, and this year the race will be as great as ever. The entire race is composed of a 750 meter swim, 20K bike course and a [...]

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Tags: Entertainment: Attractions · Lake Living · Local Events · Local News

Businesses Of Interest

April 15th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Our homes at Smith Mountain Lake occasionally need maintenance or a bit of cosmetic repair. It seems a great many of us get motivated to do that sort of thing when spring comes along. When the time is right, there are plenty of business resources right in our backyard to help with remodeling or spring repair/cleaning needs. And when [...]

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Tags: Lake Living · Local Businesses


April 11th, 2009 · Comment Now!

Perhaps there are others besides myself at Smith Mountain Lake, wondering why Easter seems to fall on different weeks and even in different months, from year to year. With a little reading I finally figured it out. Easter falls at some point between late March and late April each year, because it follows the cycle [...]

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Tags: Inspirational · Lake Living

Medical Mystery Theater

April 9th, 2009 · Comment Now!

Here is a unique opportunity for those of you at Smith Mountain Lake who have an interest in medical issues, or who wish to learn more about how to identify common diseases. On Wednesday, April 15, 2009  at Noon you can listen as a real patient presents their medical journey, providing ‘clues’ to their illness. [...]

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Tags: Health · Local Events

Dinner and a Magic Show

April 7th, 2009 · Comment Now!

Is there anyone at Smith Mountain Lake who would not enjoy a little magic in their life? Friday, April 10th at Mariners Landing you can invite a little magic into your day by making reservations for “Dinner & Magic Show”.  You will appreciate both the featured Magician, Greg Coudoures who will be performing live – [...]

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Beautiful Waterfront Home For Sale

April 5th, 2009 · Comment Now!

You can get a great deal on this beautiful piece of Smith Mountain Lake real estate . On Smith Mountain Lake’s main channel, this lovely 32oo sq.ft. home has a wonderful party deck and boat dock in deep water with riprapped shoreline on .47 acres. Enjoy amazing sunset views! Dual zoned heat pumps (+wood furnace backup), whirlpool [...]

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Tags: Real Estate: New Listings