Letters from readers, Nov. 2
Clogging event needs recognition
To the editor:
Heritage is a significant facet in building tourism and entertainment for families in Western North Carolina. For the 28th year, an event has been held in Maggie Valley at the Stompin Ground the last week-end in October which draws a repeated attendance of visitors to our community.
The American Clogging Hall of Fame brings dancers, musicians and families to our area. This year on Oct. 26, 27 and 28, over a thousand participants, ages 3 to 80 participated in the Hall of Fame world competition.
This year a local dancer, Paul Cagle, was added to the Hall of Fame. This is a generational event and is supported by the dancer’s families. Kyle and Mary Sue Edwards are gracious hosts.This world championship event should be high-lighted in our Haywood ...