Tellico Village homeowners in partnership with local fishery and government officials are continuing to push solutions that will protect Loudon County waters from a potential Asian carp invasion.
For more than a decade, the Tellico Village Fishing Club has been one of the most popular clubs in the Village and Loudon County thanks to a large membership with welcoming arms.
The sun’s rays reflected over Tellico Lake as boaters lined up Saturday morning to receive blessings and prayers in the annual Blessing of the Fleet ceremony at the Yacht Club.
Rays of sunshine glistened Saturday morning on Tellico Lake as boaters lined up to receive blessings and prayers in the annual Blessing of the Fleet ceremony at the Yacht Club.
Tellico Village residents gathered Thursday on the top floor of the Yacht Club to take part in the first Paddlesports America class of the year held by the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary.
On Feb. 23, the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 12-2 in Tellico Village will hold the first of 11 safety classes for 2016 designed to help Villagers navigate the waters safely.
The Tellico Village Fishing Club met April 8 at the Yacht Club. Club president Dale Weidinger opened the meeting and asked new members to stand up and identify themselves. The club has 160 members, and 60 attended the recent meeting.
Flotilla 12-2 instructor Bill Fink, right, shows Villagers Mary Clor and Gerald Grekowicz how to tie a particular knot during last week’s Coast Guard Auxiliary of Tellico Lake boating class.