The Great Outdoors

The Great Outdoors

By Larry Whitely  INDEPENDENCE DAY It is known as the Fourth of July holiday. The real reason why we celebrate this day is much more than fireworks, parades, picnics, camping trips, fun on the water and family cookouts. The Fourth of July is the day the Declaration of...
The Anchor at Shangri-La

The Anchor at Shangri-La

By Kathleen Swift Shangri-La Resort on Grand Lake O’ the Cherokees is a premier golf resort known for its 27 holes of championship golf and luxury 119-room resort hotel. With the addition of The Anchor, an 11,000-square-foot indoor facility, Shangri-La is now a prime...
Singing That Sweet Music

Singing That Sweet Music

By Kathleen Swift Photos by Artistic Expressions Photography “We knew at a young age he was going to do something; we just didn’t know what it was going to be,” said Christina Leggett about her son, Dillon. Dillon Leggett is well-known in the area as a local musician....