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20 CENTURY HISTORY
A special section devoted to the 20th Century development of a diverse mountain region.


HEALTH ISSUES

Ashe Memorial Hospital Phone Numbers Change

 




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ARCHIVES POSTED NOVEMBER 4, 2004   

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Remembering Joey
The smile that charmed so many through 22 years of life lives on now only in photographs and in the memories of those who knew him.

Graystone Lodge Collects Winter Clothing For Hospitality House
High Country winters can be quite harsh, especially for the homeless and others who can’t afford warm clothing.

Fifth Generation Keeps Family Orchard Alive
For the Coffey family on Ridge Road, an apple is more than a fruit – it’s a way of life and has been for at least five generations. Sisters Nancy Moretz, Judy Coffey and Jane Campbell, along with brother, Kent Coffey, practically grew up in the family orchard, learning everything there is to know about growing apples.

Officer Hartley – A Student’s Best Friend
Ten minutes in Bill Hartley’s office at Watauga High School proves a number of things – first and foremost, this Student Resource Officer is doing his job, and doing it well.

National TV Production Company To Spotlight The Great Train Robbery

Watauga High Senior Wins First Place In State Writing Contest


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HOSA Students Help With Gift Of Life
The Health Occupations Students at Watauga High School were out in force last Friday morning as the group hosted its bi-annual Blood-Drive, with the help of the local chapter of the American Red Cross and Bloodmobile.

Making Music, Moving Mountains
Voices of Appalachia Concert Highlights Environmental Devastation

New AF Financial Center Officially Opens In Boone
Kicks Off Weeklong Grand Opening Celebration

Watauga County Public Library Hosts Program On Pet Safety
Animal lovers of all ages can learn more about safety around animals this weekend at the Watauga County Public Library. The library will host a dog and cat bite prevention clinic and discussion.

Hospice Telethon Drawing Community Support
421 Auto Leads The Pack As $1,000 Donor

Present of the Past
Creative Memories Unique Home Business

Boone Service League Sends Packages To Troops
Organization Seeks Funds To Pay For Shipping Costs

Harley-Davidson Owner’s Group Holds Reverse Raffle

Wal-Mart Makes Donations To Town Of Boone

United Way And The Red Cross

Watauga Library Hosts Workshop On Rubber Stamping

Boone Physical Therapy Provides Human Touch


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Food For Families Will Provide Food For Local Residents
A canned food drive, “Food for Families” is being held throughout November and December and is sponsored by the Ashe County Volunteer Initiative in recognition of home and hospice care month.

10th Annual Holiday Ball Helps Hospitality House
High Country residents can celebrate 10 years of holiday fun next month while helping prevent homelessness.

Ashe County Artists Reach Out To Help Local Teens
Looking for that prefect Christmas gift? Renowned local and teen artists will have artwork up for auction on November 12th with proceeds to benefit the teen artists of Ashe County.

November 6 Tribute To Bluff Employees-Last Call For Tickets
499 Years of Service to Parkway Visitors to be Celebrated

Artists Invited To Participate In Jefferson Station Public Art Panels Project

Books Needed For Children’s Christmas Project

Ashe Memorial Hospital Phone Numbers Change

It Was A Zoo At Mountain View

Rescheduled Project P.L.A.Y. Kicks Off With Fundraising Concert

Support Local Family Saturday At Lowes

Light Up A Life On The Todd Christmas Tree



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