Wed, 19 Jun 2013 20:42:55 CDT courier-tribune.com
The Worthville Lake Dam once had a glorious history as part of Randolph County's rich textile heritage. It might have earned a new life, generating hydroelectric power that could have been sold to a utility. Now, that future seems in doubt. Over the weekend, a wooden plug at the base of the dam on the Deep River off Worthville Road failed.