Captured, Children OK
Watauga County Sheriff Mark Shook confirmed at a press
conference in Boone at 1:30 p.m. that officers arrested
a Vilas couple, 18-year-old Alisha Ann Chambers and 29-year-old
James Lee Canter and recovered unharmed the couples
Board Opts To Keep WHS At Existing Location
Board members took another step toward deciding WHSs
future when they voted unanimously to keep the schools
location at its current site.
Woes In Downtown Boone: Part 1
is part one of a two part series detailing the real and
perceived problems with parking in downtown Boone.
Of Adjustment Hears Three Requests
Though presenting a seemingly short agenda,
the Boone Board of Adjustment considered each of its three
cases at length at its regular meeting.
321 Widening Project Scheduled To Begin Jan. 31
Work will soon begin on the second phase of
the widening of U.S. 321 connecting Caldwell and Watauga
Foxx Makes Listening Stop In Boone
U.S. Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-5th District) made
her first official return to Watauga County.
Purse Sends Help To Indonesia
Samaritans Purse, a Christian relief organization
founded in Boone,will launch an airlift Monday to send
a helicopter and emergency supplies to aid tsunami victims
Sweeps Through Boone
The streets of Boone will be cleaner now, thanks
to the Centurion.
Good Bugs Good News For Hemlocks
First Results From Banner Elk Test Site Promising
Parkway Gets Increased Funding
The Blue Ridge Parkway anticipates increased
funding for the coming fiscal year.
Legal Aid Ready For Fresh Start
Denise Lockett hasnt lived in Boone long,
but shes already longing for the old days.