Series Highlights Kucinich Viewpoints
Democratic Party presidential darkhorse Dennis
Kucinich (D-Ohio) is bringing his message to Boone via a
Realities Film Series Shown in March
Women's Realities, a series of documentary films,
will be shown at Appalachian State University Monday evenings
Take Polar Plunge For Special Olympics
Chunks of ice floated in the 34-degree water,
and thousands of spectators stood on their tiptoes to offer
shouts of encouragement as hundreds of daring individuals
stood poised to enter the High Country aquatic history books.
Perfect conditions for a Polar Plunge.
The Vacation Party
High Country Host begins season with new guide.
Students Prepare To Perform At Carnegie Hall
About 28 members of the high schools choral
department will journey to New York City to participate
in the National Youth Choirs performance at Carnegie
Book Sale Raises Funds For Watauga County Library
High Country literary lovers can find a bargain
and help the Watauga County Public Library at the same time
Chance For Girl Scout Cookies In Watauga County
More than half a million tasty treats are already
making their way into the mouths and stomachs of High Country
United Methodist Members Return To Guatemala
About 13 people will depart March 7 for Patzibal,
Guatemala, where they will continue work on an education
room and kitchen for a local church.
Women in public safety, Women Of The Month to
be recognized at Red Cross Women's Show.
Country Amigos Celebrate Brazil
Monthly fiestas return March 20th.
"Window On Watauga"
Police Department Announces Addition Of New Coworker
Holds Registration For Tell Me A Story Classes
Featured On Weeklong Series "Intern" On NBC's
Charlotte Langley, of Warrensville moved to
New York in January to take an intern position with NBC
and MTV and was one of eight interns chosen out of 70 for
the new series.
Troutfitters Opens In Downtown WJ
Mountain Troutfitters, a new fly fishing pro shop,
is opening inside the Mountain Outfitters department store.
Needs Donations Of Used, Workable VCRs
Approximately 12,603 copies of the Jesus video, an 83-minute
video based on the Gospel of Luke, will be distributed to
homes across the county by April.
Workshop Offered For Agricultural Employers
A workshop on "Employing Migrant Labor"
will be held on Tuesday, March 2nd.
Artist Transforms Chairs, Other Canvases Into Beauty
Area artist Jane Lee transforms wooden chairs
and other unusual canvases into exciting interpretations
of beauty and nature.
Fuse Gets Lit
On a wall, in a room, in an apartment in this
town, there hangs a mask with a mouth covered in bits of
cloth stiched together. The pieces of cloth read "Made
in Peru," "Made in Indonesia."
Ideas Discussed At Youth Volunteer Meeting Sunday
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