Rivers, Litter And Puppets
Homeschoolers Organize Effort To Keep Water
Signs, Trees, Water Top Town Discussion
Trees, storm water detention and awnings may have little
in common, but regulations on each item in the town of
Boones Unified Development Ordinance (UDO) could
see some change.
Added To Occupancy Tax Bill
A rider has been attached to a local occupancy
tax bill that would allow the county to conduct work on
a planned park rather than hire private contractors.
Amends Water Ordinance
The Boone Town Council amended the towns
water ordinance at last Mondays regular meeting.
Underway For Municipal Elections
Filing for Watauga County municipal elections
began last Friday, and the county board of elections welcomed
several filers as the clock struck noon.
Car Ordinance Extends Into ETJ
As Watauga County prepares to extend its junk
car ordinance into Boones extraterritorial jurisdiction,
the planning and inspections department prepares to shoulder
Retire From Board Of Elections
Watauga County has lost 34 years of elections
experience with the recent retirement of its three Board
of Elections members.
Signs For Downtown Boone
The Downtown Boone Development Association plans
to streamline the shopping experience in downtown Boone.
Passes Fiscal Year Budget
The Boone Town Council passed the budget for
fiscal year 2005-06.
Search For Missing Man Ends
The search for a local college student ended
tragically 20 days after it began.
Claims Rock Climbers Life
A routine climbing trip turned fatal Sunday
when a South Carolina man fell 80 feet while attempting
to rappel down a cliff near the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Country Welcomes Tree Specialist
Meghan Baker brings a passion for agriculture
to her new job as the areas tree specialist with
the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service.