Lake News

LMRA calls for Rapid Response

Lake Martin Resource Association (LMRA) is in the process of organizing a volunteer effort to remove trash from Lake Martin shorelines as quickly as possible. ... Read more

  1. The Mid-week Slow Down
  2. Let Freedom Ring
  3. HOBOs start Neighborhood Watch on the lake


Night fishing

Night fishing

One of the big misconceptions about Lake Martin is how good a fishery it really is. One of the characteristics that makes Lake Martin so ... Read more

  1. Six little things that make a BIG DIFFERENCE
  2. ‘Tis the season to create fish habitat
  3. Hook ‘em

Geo 101

Midway Island

Fishing and find the way by a tornado-ravaged hunting ground Story by Betsy Iler | Photo by Kenneth Boone This unusually shaped island on the ... Read more


Keep eating wildly

by Julie Hudson The Eating on the Wild Side series continues this month, as we learn to maximize the nutrients in vegetables by purchasing, storing ... Read more

  1. Horsing around the lake
  2. Wild Side Wisdom 2
  3. Sit up and take notice


An easy lake lifestyle: On the Verandas

An easy lake lifestyle: On the Verandas

Dreams of reliving childhood inspired the latest model in a series of new Russell cabins on the wooded banks of Lake Martin. Named for its ... Read more

  1. Listing with Moby-Dick
  2. HGTV visits Lake Martin
  3. Home Sweet Home Builders’ Award


You won’t believe what’s swimming in Lake Martin

You won’t believe what’s swimming in Lake Martin

When people think about shrimp on Lake Martin, it’s usually grilled or fried on a dinner plate and the lake is a beautiful backdrop. But ... Read more

  1. Delicious Dewberry
  2. Bowfin


English Pea and Mint Crostini

English Pea and Mint Crostini

By Rob McDaniel Ingredients 1 cup blanched English Peas (Be sure to use nice, sweet peas; too starchy will not have the same flavor) 2 ... Read more

  1. Grilled Shrimp Salad with Fennel and Lemon Vinaigrette
  2. Duck Confit

Water Sports

Martin is a big lake: We can afford to be neighborly

By Sawyer Davis I’ve never taken requests for this column, though many times people have said, “Write about this,” or “ Write about that.” On the ... Read more

  1. Training for Tricks


Not a Chemistry Lesson

It has been a long time coming, but whether we want to know all about wine or just a little, there’s one thing that can’t ... Read more

  1. Summer Red
  2. Viognier