Board Meetings Online

Just getting off the ground, the F3ST Board had one meeting in person meeting in March 2020.  Since that time, meetings have been online. F3ST Board of Directors Burke Burke County Johnnie Carswell Chair Burke County Board of Commissioners Burke…

Old Fort is Thriving

Thanks to the Fonta Flora State Trail coming through the Town of Old Fort and the willingness of many organizations to collaborate, the area has seen tremendous growth. Want to know a little more about what the partners are doing?…

Executive Committee

The slate of officers was confirmed at the August, 2020 Board Meeting. Bob Hunter had been serving as interim president with Blair Melton, McDowell County Planning, on loan to assist the group. Bob Hunter – president Tim Blenco – vice…

F3ST Announced

The concept of Friends of the Fonta Flora State Trail was announced at the December 2019 Lake James State Park Visitor’s Center Groundbreaking. At a reception held following the ceremony, Judge Robert Hunter told state and local officials, along with…