Archive | August, 2013

Lake landmark reopens

Lucky’s Bait and Tackle, a mainstay for anglers on Logan Martin Lake, has reopened in the same location on US 231 South. New owners are Aaron Roberts and Debbie Cearly. The store features live bait, rods and fishing tackle. They kept the name for nostalgia. “Everybody knew it as Lucky’s. Why change it?,” said Roberts. […]

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Remember Avondale Lake

Vicki Davis on pier at swimming area, Avondale Lake

When the waters of Logan Martin reservoir began to rise in 1963, they slowly covered the remaining foundation walls of Easonville, Alabama, committing a once-bustling little country village to the whims of history and nostalgia. This impoundment also engulfed two smaller lakes that were part of the Easonville environs — Harmon Lake and Avondale Lake. […]

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