Picture this; a single room of 600 plus square
feet with about 500 books; the first Ashe County Library.
Then try to imagine this; the present library in West Jefferson
without Librarian Jo Greene.
Resort Bringing Its History To Life
New Manor House will become "Golden Age"
bed & breakfast.
Lindahl Makes Nashville Star Finals
In the national country music contest Nashville
Star, plenty of the contestants have the look, costume and
sound normally associated with Music City, USA. What many
of them dont have is a personality to set them apart
from the pack.
Realities Film Series Continues
March 15th film on "Third Wave of Feminism"
at IG Greer.
To Be Completed By Ashe County Citizens
The Ashe County Arts Council announces the creation
of a new mural in downtown West Jefferson.
Sciences Expert To Speak March 25-26
Relay For Life Kicks Off 10th Year
Hundreds of High Country volunteers celebrated
a decade of success while kicking off another year in the
fight against cancer March 9.
Business After Hours Is Thursday at High Country Media
The first Business After Hours of 2004 will be
held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 11.
Economist Is Featured Speaker At Chamber Breakfast Gathering
John E. Silvia, Chief Economist with Wachovia Bank,
N.A., is the guest speaker at the next Economic Development
Roundtable Forum on Thursday, March 18.
Specializes In Providing Local Networking Opportunities
Networking, as a noun, is a relatively
new word, having been added to the American lexicon in 1966,
according to Merriam Websters Collegiate Dictionary.
Spring Art Safari Series Begins
Lisa Baldwin, a professional musician and educator,
will entertain and educate preschool children with her Learning
Through Song program at The Playhouse Saturday, March
13 at 11 a.m.
Outreach Center Announces Youth Service Project
The Volunteer Outreach Center is sponsoring a
comprehensive service-learning program for youth within
the community this spring.
in the Great Outdoors
Across America" Celebrated In Ashe
Students across the county joined 50 million readers
across the world last week and celebrated the seventh annual
NEAs Read Across America in honor of what would have
been the 100th birthday of Dr. Seuss.
Provides Assistance To Members In Need
Local unemployment rates create higher demand
To Retire From Blue Ridge Electric Board Of Directors
Edwards has represented Ashe County on Blue Ridge Electrics
board of directors since he was first elected in 1965.
Theater Sees Huge Success With "The Passion"
The new movie, The Passion of The Christ
has been a big hit across the nation as well as in Ashe
County as it has sold out constantly at the Parkway Theater,
according to Owner Tony Eldreth.
Books From Friends
Friends of the Library hold "Cabin Fever"
spring book sale.
County Public Library Book Sale To Be Held
Movies Added to McFarland Collection
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