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A Galaxy of Beauty
Each year thousands of visitors to the Daniel Boone Native Gardens enjoy the handiwork of the Watauga Council of Garden Clubs. Rarely, however, do these people get a chance to meet with the club members themselves.

Fog, Snow, And Beans In The Jar
Local weather prognosticators don’t have to wait for the National Weather Service or the woolly worm to get a little jump on the coming winter; just looking out the window in August – at least according to some populist pundits.

Local Author To Sign Books At Mast General Store
Rick Herrick will be signing his latest novels, A Week in October and An Uncommon Woman, Saturday, August 14th.

Brantz Has New Focus
With freshman seminar behind him, Appalachian State University’s Dr. Rennie Brantz will now devote his time to the Office of Judaic Studies, Holocaust Education and Studies in Non-Violence.

The Mountain Times Earns NNA Honors


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High Country United Way Kicks Off 2004-2005 Fundraising Campaign
Unseasonably cool temperatures and clear skies greeted HCUW leaders, volunteers and agency directors Aug. 6 during the organization’s campaign kickoff at Wachovia Bank in Boone.

Local Woman Says Angels Are Watching Over Her
The life of Janice Church has been revitalized after a near death experience.

Outback Kate’s: It’s A Family Affair
Boone’s newest restaurant, Outback Kate’s is definitely a family affair.

Humane Society Rummage Sale Approaches
Brand new wooden blinds, at least one vehicle, an organ and Styrofoam peanuts – those are just some of the items available at this year’s Watauga Humane Society rummage sale.

From Flower Buds To Taste Buds
Library Hosts Workshop On Cooking With Edible Flowers, Herbs

Tutors Wanted
New English As Second Language Initiative Announced

Upcoming Presentation Is Milestone For K-9 Fundraiser
Food Lion and Milk-Bone To Donate $5,000

Princess Of The High Country To Be Chosen
Deadline To Enter Is Aug. 28

Golf, Tennis Tournaments Benefit Community Foundation

High Country Couple Finalists In Nationwide Contest


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Teen Scene At The Ashe Library
This year marks the first Young Adult Summer Reading Program at the Ashe County Public Library. Teens from grades 6th through 12 were given the opportunity to earn money prizes for reading.

New York Firefighters Are Topic Of August Display And Program
The Ashe County Public Library announces several things taking place this month.

Meat Goat Field Day Offers Education, Food And More
Meat Goat Field Day for the Western Region will be held Saturday, Aug. 21.

Jesus Video Crusade This Weekend
The Jesus Video Crusade is sure to be a huge success with the Hayes Family singing nightly and Evangelist Rev. Neal Hatfield being the guest speaker, according to local organizers.

What’s In Your Compost?
What comes to mind when you think of compost?

Out For Lunch Programs To End In September
Cooperative Extension Holds Volunteer Recognition

Out For Lunch Program Continues To Make A Difference

Sunshine Sunday Training Scheduled August 12th

Fundraising Rocking Chair Project To Benefit A.S.H.E.

Local Lion Honored For Leadership

Moon Over West Jefferson



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