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2011 

Continuing the legacy that Lucy McKenzie started with the “Lucy Mac Sac” more bags were put together and handed out to patients at Murphy Medical Center in Murphy, NC and the Georgia Cancer Center in Blue Ridge, GA.    Along with her daughters, Carol Lee Barbour and Mary Lynn Durfee, Lucy created...
07/24/2011
Harvest On Main in Blue Ridge, GA offers the glow from the lodge atmosphere, a setting perfect for casual dining. Here you’ll find a lodge setting right in the heart of downtown Blue Ridge with a roaring fireplace, open kitchen and southern hospitality. You might even be fortunate enough to be t...
07/20/2011
We’ve been working with a great young couple for their first home here in Murphy, NC. Of course we’ve seen a lot of homes and one they even made an offer on, but it had some issues in the inspections and mold. So we kept looking and saw some very nice home, but not quite the one with the perfect ...
07/18/2011
Showing off in the Murphy, NC Mountains! Well we all want to show off how beautiful our mountains are here in Murphy, NC too. This Tom is really a sight to see strutting along the western NC mountains. Think anyone else will notice him?   Lakes, Creeks & Rivers, Wildlife, Wildflowers and Mountai...
07/17/2011
Machaceh Rescue Farm in Hayesville, NC is a nonprofit family based ministry that aids in the help and care of abused, neglected or unwanted animals. I found the Rescue Farm while previewing a home over in Clay County, NC and passed this great painted barn and just had to stop and take a photo of ...
07/14/2011
Coldwell Banker High Country in Murphy, NC had a great turn out for our Caravan of Homes today! The weather was a little cloudy and we’d had rain earlier as eight agents headed out to preview some of our great properties here in Murphy, North Carolina. We saw some great homes – and many were such...
07/12/2011
Renewable energy installations like this Solar Farm out Hwy 64 West in Murphy, NC are part of the newest movement toward clean solar energy powering homes and businesses around Cherokee County.   These Solar Farms are ground-mounted photovoltaic (PV) solar modules and the electricity produced fr...
07/11/2011
  Crane Creek Vineyards located in Young Harris, Georgia was a place of celebration as they held their first booking in their new event building, Holly Hill. This will be a wonderful place for meetings, receptions, anniversaries, birthdays and other events. Owners, Eric and Deanne Seifarth, alon...
07/08/2011
    Look no further - You’ve found the perfect place in Hayesville, NC to start building! This 2.85 +/- acres has the perfect level and cleared spot to start building your home, garage and still plenty of room for a garden too. Seasonal views and your own private wooded acreage with a small bran...
07/07/2011
Today our Thankful Thursday is for one of the best machines we ever bought and the wonderful husband that makes me a decaf cappuccino with honey, organic milk and cinnamon every evening.   We’re also thankful to be living in the Murphy, North Carolina mountains and have family and friends close ...
07/07/2011
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Lee and Carol Barbour - The Mountain Living Team are Realtors in the Murphy, NC mountains and live, play and sell real estate in Murphy and Hayesville NC and Hiawassee, Blairsville and Blue Ridge GA and Copperhill TN. Follow our blog to see the scenery, outdoor activities, homes, land and mountain lifestyle we love!