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Maybe the high waters of the 2003 rainy season brought them
all down, but this years Big Sweep of the New River
revealed some very special items for the volunteers that
went out last Saturday.
Wealth, Hidden Issue
In 1995, Americans used 28 trillion gallons of groundwater,
to irrigate, in mining, for bottling enterprises, and for
drinking water. Visiting Author Highlights Groundwater Supplies.
World Scene From Boone
For three days this week, local activists, educators and
those interested will come together to discuss the way local
communities can strive for positive local change while bettering
the global community.
Two days after Paradox Skatepark put a sign in front of
its Hwy 105 location, the park was full of kids.
Navy veteran of Pearl Harbor sails on.
Rock Chamber Hosts Annual Pet Show Saturday
High Country animal lovers can celebrate their pets this
weekend in Blowing Rock.
Animals Also Available For Adoption At Pet Show
Animal Control booth features four Special Needs
Wing Fling Saturday
Cook-Off & concert to benefit Humane Society.
For Bachelor Benefits United Way
Several of the High Countrys most eligible
bachelors are putting themselves on the auction block next
Pampered For Free
Make plans to attend the sixth annual Womens
Day of Pampering on Saturday, October 4.
Mark Shook Honored During Hometown Heroes Night At Burger
It might have looked like a disaster in progress Tuesday
afternoon as Boones Burger King celebrated Hometown
To Find Grant Sources
New grant search software is available on the public access
computer at the Western Watauga Branch Library
Nears For Farm City Applications
Nominations sought for those who make a difference.
Puts On The Dog For Boxer Rescue
Retains High Marks In College Guide
NC Teaching Fellows Scholarship Applications Available For
High School Seniors
Band Prepares For Performance During FedEx Orange Bowl Half-Time
The Husky Vanguard Marching Band is preparing for their
trip to the 2004 FedEx Orange Bowl held in Miami, Fla.
Needed For Latino Expo Scheduled In October
The Great Event Latino Expo will be held Oct. 17th -18th
to present information to the Hispanic/Latino community.
To Enrich Lives Of Children
The 4-H Short Stops programs are in full swing and are excited
about the upcoming year.
Hearts Center Hosts Ashe County Rescue Squad
The Center had the pleasure of hosting the Ashe County Rescue
Squad during a recent water training session.
Phipps, Taylor Nominated For Morehead Scholarship
Announces Beta Club Inductees
Council Seeks Donations For Haunted House Fundraiser
Center Benefits From Quilt Fair
Workshop To Be Held In Sparta
Ribbons Serve As Checkup Reminders
Sale Raises Over $3,000 For Ashe Library
Day In The Life Of. . .
Gives Address At Lees-McRae College
Middle-Eastern religion expert Dr. Charles Kimball last
Monday gave the annual Staley Lecture at Lees-McRae College.
And Field Venue To Be Dedicated Oct. 3
The Arthur-Lauritsen-Sanders Track and Field Venue will
feature a 400-meter eight-lane track with a weatherized
rubber surface and broadcast-quality lighting.
From The Storm
Genesis takes animals caught in hurricanes path.
Great Train Robbery In Banner Elk Celebrates Grand Opening