Life was going along at average speed for forty-one
year old Andy Carpenter as fall of 2003 approached. As Assistant
Director of Facility Services at Lees-McRae, he was active
and content with life, a picture of health, who loved coming
home to his wife, Autumn, each evening.
Man with the Baton
National Symphony Orchestra Conductor Leonard
Service League Holds Fashion Show, Silent Auction
Join the Boone Service League (BSL) for an afternoon
of fabulous fashions, food and shopping Saturday, April
Schools Showcase Results of Arts-Based Teaching Model
Nine area public schools which have adopted an
arts-based model for teaching and learning will have the
opportunity to demonstrate results of the program.
Relay For Life Holds Kickoff Celebration
Watauga County Relay for Life volunteers hit the ground
running this week. They began their 2005 fundraising campaign
with the fifth annual Watauga County Relay for Life Kickoff
Celebration March 22 at Greenway Baptist Church. Almost
300 people attended the event.
Inhalants And Poison Awareness Week
The awareness week has been proven to help in fighting
the battle of inhalant use.
Spells Victory For Education Foundation
The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual Spelling
Bee for Grownups Tuesday, and a host of representatives
from local businesses and organizations turned out in an
attempt to spell victory.
Shoe Box Collection For Tsunami Victims
Samaritans Purse Extends Relief Efforts
Helps Support Hope Lodge . . . A Place For Healing
Gap Ruritan Provides Gifts For Veterans
Country Media To Produce 2005 Odyssey Of The Mind
Watauga Youth Network
Scramble On The Manor House Lawn
Promotes Child Abuse Awareness Month
Mountain Resort Hosts Easter Egg Hunt On The Slopes
The Omer Goes To...
Can Join Relay For Life To Help Fight Cancer
A kick-off celebration was held Monday evening
to start planning for the Ashe County Relay For Life.
Leader Shares Story, Encourages Others
Michael Kelleher hopes to help mothers out there
who are just like his mom was 30 years ago and other kids
out there who are just like he was as a child.
In The Park To Celebrate National Youth Service Day
Pets in the Park, a fun-filled event being planned
to get youth involved in their own community will be held
April 16th complete with kids activities, concessions, a
dog show and more.
Council Sponsors Programs In Schools
In January and February, the Ashe County Arts
Council provided a variety of arts programming to the schools
in the county.
& Soul Photography Continues To Give Back To Community
Of Important Book Discovered
Interpreter Classes Rescheduled
Annual Northwest Artists League Competition Announced
Husky Success Kicks Off At ACHS
Participate In JAM Program
Pine Beetle Workshop Rescheduled
Meets With Farmers