W. Kerr Scott Reservoir


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Loss of young people for jobs is bemoaned Talent drain

Wilkes Journal Patriot

Date: 10/14/2016 12:27:00 PM

Discussion at the Wilkes Economic Development Corp. board meeting Friday morning touched on several topics but it boiled down to the need for more and better paying jobs in Wilkes County. Prompted by a visit from an MSNBC “Morning Joe” news show

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W. Kerr Scott Reservoir


Date: 9/29/2016 5:33:45 AM

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Wilkes County, NC Sports and Recreation


Date: 9/7/2016 3:21:00 PM

More than 700,000 people annually visit W. Kerr Scott Dam and Reservoir to enjoy activities such as boating, canoeing, fishing, hiking, kayaking, paddleboarding, wakeboarding and waterskiing. The 1,475-acre lake has 55 miles of shoreline, seven boat

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This Week in Wilkes

Wilkes Journal Patriot

Date: 9/7/2016 11:27:00 AM

When you’re looking for something fun to do each week, check our guide to what’s going on in Wilkes County. To submit an event for “This Week in Wilkes,” email fhayes@wilkes.net. Wilkes Senior Resource Center will have Beginner Clogging Classes at

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Familiar story

Wilkes Journal Patriot

Date: 9/5/2016 8:35:00 AM

From computers and the Internet to the prevalence of women in the work place, the change that occurred within the lifetime of baby boomers is phenomenal. The lack of progress in other areas of life during those decades is also noteworthy (and in some cases

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• River: Yadkin River
• Surface Area: 1,475 Acres
The W. Kerr Scott Dam and Reservoir is a 1,475-acre artificial lake impounded by a dam located in Wilkes County, North Carolina.
Scott Dam was completed in 1962 to control flooding that had frequently been a problem in the area. It was named for W. Kerr Scott, the 62nd Governor of North Carolina, who played a key role in the project.
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