Why is it that now the leaves are finally turning to reds and yellows in Aiken, the leaves in the neighbors yards are so much better looking in the neighbors yards?
Saturday we went to Statesville Regional Airport in Statesville, North Carolina for the 2010 Carolina Balloon Fest. This year the weather was beautiful and they had a great turnout. A huge crowd of people came out to watch the Saturday afternoon Mass Ascention. It was … Continue readingCarolina Balloon Fest 2010
Fall colors just starting to show in the mountains around Black Mountain, North Carolina.
I was looking back over pictures from this summer’s trip out west to see the Grand Canyon and other attractions in Arizona, Colorado, and Utah. One of our favorite places was Zion National Park in Utah. We stepped off the tour bus that runs through … Continue readingMoon over Zion National Park
Don’t know if this is getting ready for Fall or Valentines Day.
I was just walking around downtown Aiken and saw this red wall against the blue sky and white cloulds. I thought it looked kind of patriotic.
Saturday, the 22nd Annual St. Mary’s Chocolate Festival was held in Aiken. The event is a fund raiser for Saint Mary Help of Christians Catholic School. The school grounds were covered with activities for all ages. There were carnival games, flowers, pumpkins, paint ball, live … Continue readingSt. Mary’s Chocolate Festival 2010
Saturday was the Grand Opening of the Aiken Railroad Depot. After ten years of planning and construction, many people came out to celebrate the occasion. The day started with a Transportation parade that ended at the depot. The building has been complete and two old … Continue readingAiken Railroad Depot Grand Opening
The rain had stopped and the humidity was terrible, but the rain drops on these yellow flowers were beautiful.
In Aiken, the leaves of a few of the trees are starting to get a little fall color. Maybe this year will be a good one for fall colors.