Lake Wylie


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Eugene Walter Thomas

Ironwood Daily Globe

Date: 1/21/2019 9:15:00 PM

LAKE WYLIE, S.C. — Eugene Walter Thomas, 88, of Lake Wylie, passed away Jan. 20, 2019, at the Lake Wylie Assisted Living Center. Mr. Thomas was born May 8, 1930, in Ironwood, Mich., to the late Percy

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Habitat for Humanity of York Co. to open up Lake Wylie restore


Date: 1/14/2019 8:22:00 AM

Habitat for Humanity of York County will soon be taking over the former Fred’s location in Lake Wylie Plaza and opening its second ReStore. Tim Veeck, Habitat’s executive director said in a published

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Criminals steal from York County thrift store that donates profits to charity


Date: 1/12/2019 12:09:00 AM

LAKE WYLIE, S.C. — The York County Sheriff's Office needs your help finding two men accused of stealing from a charity. Sweet Repeat is a thrift store in the Lake Wylie area that donates a huge portio

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State Rep. Eddie Tallon files bill to bring back the electric chair


Date: 1/10/2019 11:50:00 AM

Tallon and Republican Rep. Bruce Bryant of Lake Wylie are proposing to bring back the electric chair as the default method for killing death row inmates. South Carolina's last execution was in 2011, a

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Lake Wylie homes, Rock Hill school, Fort Mill restaurants highlight York Co. options

The Herald

Date: 1/8/2019 8:31:00 AM

EDITOR’S NOTE: These proposed projects are in the planning stage and may depend on York County Council or other approvals. Some or all of these plans may never make it out of the planning stage. A res

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• River: Catawba River
• Surface Area: 12,139 Acres
Lake Wylie is a reservoir, or man-made lake in the U.S. states of both South Carolina and North Carolina. The lake has a surface area of 13,400 acres and features 325 miles of shore line.
Lake Wylie's location on both the South Carolina and North Carolina borders makes it a common recreational destination for residents of nearby cities including Charlotte, Fort Mill, and Rock Hill. Duke Power manages six public boat access areas on the lake. There are also two towns that are located on Lake Wylie including, Tega Cay and Lake Wylie
Lake Wylie is one of eleven lakes on the Catawba River and is the second oldest lake in the Catawba River Chain, with water being moved around each lake on the chain system through Duke Power. The lake has a surface area of approximately 13,443 acres with 325 miles of shoreline, and stretches from the Mountain Island Dam, south of Mountain Island Lake in North Carolina to the Wylie Dam on the south end of the lake. The average depth of the lake is just over twenty feet.
The Catawba Nuclear Generating Station is located on the south-western part of the lake, and draws its cooling water from the lake. Allen Steam Station located on the northern part of the lake (west of Charlotte) also draws its cooling water from the lake.
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