"Lake Lure has all the niceties that a small southern town has," says Mayor Jim Proctor. "We have nice folks, beautiful scenery and great weather."
Nestled between the Piedmont region and Appalachian Mountains, Lake Lure is located in the western part of North Carolina.
Aside from its scenic view and friendly residents, Lake Lure is perhaps best known for being the real-life location of the hit 1980s movie, "Dirty Dancing."
"We have the best of both worlds: We are at low elevation, but we...Full Story