Boaters can listen to the music Aug. 12 on Lake Wylie

August 6, 2012 

Boaters can listen to music Sunday

Lake Wylie Water Music shorefront concerts will be held 5-7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12, at the mouth of Mill Creek, on the River Oaks Road side. Concerts are accessible by boat only. For more information, visit

Boat show and sale Aug. 17-19

The 2012 Carolina Fall Boat Show & Sale will be Aug. 17-19 at the N.C. State Fairgrounds’ Jim Graham Building, Raleigh.

Hours are noon-8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday.

Visit for more information.

Marine group meeting Aug. 27

The Lake Wylie Marine Commission will meet at 7 p.m. Aug. 27 at First Presbyterian Church, 102 S. Central Ave., Belmont.

The public is invited. For more information, visit

Catfish Club sets tourney slate

The Catwaba Catfish Club announces nine events in its 1012-13 tournaments schedule, including two regular season and one championship event on Lake Wylie. Dates and location are as follows:

• Sept. 15, Lake Wateree, Lake Wateree State Park

• Oct. 6, Fishing Creek Reservoir, Hwy. 21 Access

• Nov. 3, Lake Wylie, Buster Boyd Access Area

• Dec. 8, Lake Wateree, Lake Wateree State Park

• Jan. 5, 2013, Lake Wylie, Buster Boyd Access Area

• Feb. 2, 2013, Lake Wateree, Lake Wateree State Park

• March 2, 2013, Fishing Creek Reservoir, Hwy. 21 Access

• April 13, 2013, Lake Monticello, Hwy. 99 Access

• Championship Event for Catawba Catfish Club, May 4-5, 2013, Lake Wylie, Ebenezer Park

For more information, visit

Club holds youth event

Midlands Striper Club held its annual youth tournament July 21 with 35 young anglers bringing in 62 striped bass and one blue catfish to the scales at Dreher Island State Park.

First place went to Tommy Gearheart fishing with his father Capt. Shawn Gearheart from Lexington. Tommy had a two fish creel weighing 13 pounds.

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