Cheers For Betsy!
Seventeen-year old Betsy Bolick, varsity cheerleader,
should not be able to do what she does every Friday night,
but someone forgot to tell her. In fact, her parents were
told that it was unlikely she would ever walk, and that
she should not have survived infancy.
Career Carries ASU Graduate All Over Globe
Swecker Maintains Ties To High Country, Though
in the Snow Combines Fiction with High Country Setting
Local Author Launches New Book with Signing Nov.
OF WHS Student Published In Magazine
Ursula Wood loves to write. Its what
I do. I like other things too, of course, like music and
computers, but words are my specialty. Being published doesnt
change that; it doesnt make a writer better, just
Documentary Will Show At Asheville Film Festival
Hemp And The Rule Of Law Vies For
Honors November 4
Dreams At The Village Shoppes
If you think LeiCindas is an interesting
name for a gem shop in Banner Elk, you should meet its namesake.
and Surfing At Monas Starlight Cybercafé
The quaint coffee house, nestled in Banner Elks
Village Shoppes, experienced a busy and fun weekend with
the many Woolly Worm fans who came by for coffee.
Servin Up Moonshine
A Tale About Bootlegging Films In The High Country
Explains Rainfall Patterns Associated With Ivan, Francis
Calendar Highlights Area Scenery and Events
County Agencies Receive $30,000
Two Watauga County agencies that work tirelessly
for the people of our region were recognized this week with
not only congratulations, but with monetary awards - $10,000
to WCACs ArtSpace; $20,000 to Hunger Coalition.
Mountains: Voices of Appalachia Rise Up
Against Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining
What The Playhouse Is All About?
Visit A Free Open House And Find Out
Cross Thanks Blood, Sweat And Gears Sponsors
It takes money to raise money. No one understands
that better than local Red Cross officials, who realize
that holding a fundraising event as large as Blood, Sweat
and Gears requires a lot of effort, volunteers and of course
money from sponsors.
Adolescent Health Committee Battles Teen Pregnancy
With Lets Talk Month
To Mountain Television
He has the perfect face for radio, and now hes
moving to TV.
Chance For Farm City Tickets
The deadline to purchase tickets is just a few
days away, and you wont want to miss the opportunity.
Country Book Fair Raises Record Funds
To Change Rally
Country Agencies Organize Disaster Relief Coalition
to Honor Espresso News Founder
Friendship and Golf Fund Scholarship
Country Banks Downtown Boone Branch Now Open on Saturday
EQIP Program Stakeholder Meeting Scheduled
Couple Recognized By Whos Who In Luxury Real Estate
Jog Dog Food
Latino Deemed A Complete Success
The purpose of the event was to highlight and
share the traditions, skills and cultures of the Hispanic/Latino
community. It was also held to serve to provide financial
support for operation of the Latino Centers in both Ashe
and Watauga counties and for the planned Latino Center in
Arcoiris Celebrates One Year Anniversary
Your Childs Halloween Photo Made, Raise Money For
The event is working to raise much needed funds.
The number of clients served by A.S.H.E. continues to rise
and already this year, the organization has worked with
over 200 families.
Dog Seeks Permanent Home
The brown and white, one-year-old mixed Boxer
female ended up at Ashe Animal Control recently because
her owners could not give her the medical attention she
Kick Off ACES At ACHS
A.C.E.S. is a comprehensive wellness program that
includes health screenings, health education classes and
a step program.
To Hold Training For Volunteer Advocates
Elementary 4-H Afterschool Celebrates
Collects Canned Food For ARC
Christmas Project Kicks Off in Ashe
Tree Growers Recognized With Help Of Holiday Movie
Ridge Recognizes Employees
Support Our Students (S.O.S.) Has New Director
Market Scheduled This Month At Farmers Market
Homebuilders Association In Running For National Award
Insurance Moves To New Location Sept. 1