Falls Lake News

11/6/2018 5:13:00 AM
Tryon Daily Bulletin
RALEIGH — Maybe instead of this being the end of the road for Polk County, it marked the beginning of a new journey. Maybe amid the tears that came slowly, but then flowed for the Wolverines in the wa...

11/5/2018 10:16:00 PM
News & Record
RALEIGH – In a match that had two teams participating in their first Volleyball State Championship Match, it was Falls Lake Academy that rode some early momentum to a 3-0 victory over Polk County to w...

11/5/2018 8:15:00 AM
Asheville Citizen-Times
Polk County fell in the 1A state title game this weekend (Photo: Andy Rhinehart) RALEIGH - Falls Lake Academy won the battle of state championship debutants, sweeping Polk County in Saturday's 1A fina...

11/4/2018 9:50:00 AM
HighSchoolOT: ???? School history! Falls Lake Academy wins its first state title in any sport with 3-0 sweep of Polk County. ??:… https://t.co/Qe6z2tuOzC — Sun 12:46 p.m. HighSchoolOT: ???? 3-peat! Gr...

11/3/2018 12:51:00 PM
High School OT
Raleigh, N.C. — A relatively new school, Falls Lake Academy has claimed its first state championship in any sport. The Firebirds defeated Polk County in straight sets to win the N.C. High School Athle...

11/3/2018 5:26:00 AM
Tryon Daily Bulletin
In a span of six days, Polk County (20-8) knocked off the top three seeds in the West bracket, each on their home court, to earn another road trip that the Wolverines will gladly make — to N.C. State ...

11/2/2018 6:32:27 AM
Asheville Citizen Times
The No. 6 Wolverines defeated No. 1 East Surry 27-25, 28-30, 25-12, 27-25 in Thursday’s 1A West regional final to advance to the 1A state championship where they will face Falls Lake Academy on Saturd...

11/1/2018 6:20:00 PM
High School OT
Louisburg, N.C. — For the first time, the Firebirds from Creedmoor will get to see what a N.C. High School Athletic Association championship game is all about. On Thursday night, Falls Lake Academy sw...

10/31/2018 9:23:00 PM
Daily Advance
HERTFORD — The Perquimans volleyball team just didn't have enough answers for Falls Lake Academy. The Lady Pirates faced a tested Firebirds team that had fallen in the 1A East Regional Final last seas...

10/29/2018 11:22:00 AM
The News & Observer
Alexander, owner of a truck dealership, said he has paid special attention to preserving the water quality of Falls Lake, Raleigh’s source of drinking water, and has come up with ideas to save the sta...

10/26/2018 7:16:00 PM
"We had a visitor at Falls Lake get stung -- he said it was the worse pain he'd ever experienced," the USACE wrote in a Facebook post. The agency manages the 12,500-acre lake that serves as the primar...

10/26/2018 3:38:00 AM
Daily Advance
Camden advances to the third round, where it will face No. 3 seed Falls Lake Academy Saturday. Currituck def. J.F. Webb 25-15, 25-13, 25-17: The Lady Knights (18-6) cruised to the win at home in the s...

10/25/2018 3:12:00 PM
Florence dumped 8 trillion gallons of water on North Carolina. That's enough to fill Falls Lake more than 70 times. Some seafood caught in N.C. may not be safe to eat in the aftermath of Hurricane ...

10/23/2018 7:50:00 AM
The News & Observer
The Eno River flows in to Falls Lake, the largest source of drinking water for Wake County. Later on Friday, city workers found that sewage had spilled from a pipe off Denfield Street into a tributary ...

10/19/2018 6:44:00 PM
The Post-Star
HOOSICK FALLS — Lake George/Hadley-Luzerne hung tough for a half, but eventually fell to Hoosick Falls, 18-6, Friday night in a Class C football quarterfinal. Logan Duers' 13-yard run in the ...

10/17/2018 12:45:00 PM
The Post-Star
A Queensbury man is releasing his second book of photographs that his father took of Glens Falls and Lake George. Bob Bayle’s book is titled “A Glens Falls–Lake George Area Portfolio, 1904 ...

10/12/2018 4:01:00 PM
The Herald-Sun
The Jordan Lake record is 233.8, set in 2003. Falls Lake had its peak of 259.0 on Sept. 25. The record level in Falls Lake came in 1999 after Hurricane Floyd as it reached 264.3 feet. Jordan Lake prot...

10/12/2018 10:36:00 AM
The News & Observer
Sen. John Alexander of Raleigh, one of the first Republican lawmakers to call for repealing the HB2 bathroom law, has made Falls Lake water quality and transit issues a focus of his time in the Senate ...

10/3/2018 7:14:00 PM
Load Error The 1,083 acres sit along Smith Creek, which feeds into Beaverdam Lake and Falls Lake, the primary water source for Raleigh and Wake County. As long as the land remains undeveloped, it serv...

10/3/2018 1:23:00 PM
The Herald-Sun
The 1,083 acres sit along Smith Creek, which feeds into Beaverdam Lake and Falls Lake, the primary water source for Raleigh and Wake County. As long as the land remains undeveloped, it serves as a nat...

9/28/2018 8:03:00 AM
Working with his North Vancouver crew, Holden re-routed a section of trail at Cypress Provincial Park, built bridges up to Falls Lake in the Coquihalla Summit Recreation Area and conducted public outr...

9/27/2018 8:19:00 AM
The Herald-Sun
As of Sept. 19, 2018, both Jordan and Falls Lake have more than doubled the amount of water stored prior to the hurricane with Jordan Lake on the Cape Fear River rising 15.5 feet and Falls Lake on the ...

9/26/2018 10:08:00 PM
Eau Claire Leader-Telegram
HOLCOMBE — Trailing 22-12 at halftime last Friday against St. Croix Falls, Lake Holcombe/ Cornell needed a rallying cry. The Knights got one from the unlikeliest of places on the road: the public addr...

9/26/2018 9:45:00 AM
Raleigh, N.C. — With Hurricane floodwaters receding across much of eastern North Carolina, the Army Corps of Engineers said Wednesday that more water will be released in the coming days from Falls Lak...

9/25/2018 6:46:00 PM
Officials confirmed on Tuesday that a woman whose body was discovered in Falls Lake in January drowned. Tierra Mann, 35, disappeared in December along with 70-year-old Carl Adams. Both were discovered ...

9/20/2018 8:49:00 PM
Fergus Falls Daily Journal
As part of a focus on mental health resilience in our community, Live Well Fergus Falls, Lake Region Healthcare and PartnerSHIP 4 Health are hosting a free Thrive (also called Bounce Back) training se...

9/20/2018 2:57:00 PM
Your Daily Journal
Marlboro Electric did not return three telephone requests for comment made Wednesday and Thursday. The claim that the Blewett Falls Lake dam had broke was also made elsewhere. On Sunday morning, Emerg...

9/20/2018 12:56:00 PM
Chippewa Herald

9/17/2018 3:50:00 PM
Indy Week
Come hike, kayak and hang out by the campfire! From start to finish, you'll be asking yourself why you don't get out more often. We will take care of all of the details: the food, the gear, and all of ...

9/17/2018 11:21:00 AM
Adirondack Daily Enterprise
LAKE PLACID – The state Department of Environmental Conservation announced that starting Friday, roadside parking along state Route 73 at Roaring Brook Falls will be permanently banned. The ban, accor...

9/15/2018 10:10:00 PM
New Hampshire Union Leader
Rockingham is best known as the site of a NASCAR speedway. "This area had issues with flooding from the Pee Dee River and the Blewett (Falls) Lake, which is over flood stage," Defina said. "The area h...

9/14/2018 1:46:00 PM
The Island Packet
Towns to the south and east will likely fare worse than the Triangle. The National Weather Service’s monitoring station of the Neuse River in North Raleigh, at Falls Lake, did not indicate the potenti...

9/14/2018 9:19:00 AM
Watertown Daily Times Online
LAKE MILLS — Nathan Krenke scored twice and set up another goal in Lakeside Lutheran’s 6-2 Capitol boys soccer win over visiting Wisconsin Dells Thursday. “Today we played some good team ball and were ...

9/13/2018 4:59:00 AM
The Herald-Sun
An autopsy has concluded a Durham man who disappeared with his girlfriend just before Christmas died in an apparent accident at Falls Lake. Carl Lynnberg Adams Sr., 70, had a blood alcohol content of ...

9/12/2018 11:58:00 AM
Durham, N.C. — A Durham man whose body was found in Falls Lake in January drowned, according to an autopsy report released Wednesday. The body of Carl Lynnberg Adams, 70, who was last seen on Dec. 19 ...

9/7/2018 7:51:00 AM
The News & Observer
The price of a home close to a lake in the Triangle ranges from an average of $1.13 million at Falls Lake — an increase of 25 percent from last summer — to $676,000 at Jordan Lake. Low inventory is to ...

8/23/2018 10:09:00 AM
Argus Leader
Lake County fugitive arrested in Sioux Falls A man wanted in Lake County for allegedly assaulting law enforcement and escaping from the jail was arrested in Sioux Falls on Wednesday. Check out this st...

8/17/2018 8:04:00 PM
RALEIGH - On Friday morning, a team from the state's water protection division scampered over boulders to dangle a monitoring device into the Lower Barton's Creek section of Falls Lake in Wake County. ...

8/17/2018 4:06:00 PM
The News & Observer
On Friday morning, a team from the state’s water protection division scampered over boulders to dangle a monitoring device into the Lower Barton’s Creek section of Falls Lake in Wake County. The trio ...

8/16/2018 4:00:00 PM
The Journal Times
Crews are adding rock and gravel to washout areas, as well as replacing bridges and almost 300 cubic yards of sand was added to the Little Falls Lake beach to replace what was lost from the flood, but ...

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