County Approves Land
County board of commissioners approved the countys
second major land acquisition in three months during Mondays
Continues Water Talks
As of last week, the town of Boone has 755 gallons
per day (gpd) for its 2005 water allotment.
Bills Could Impact Local Cable Service
The Watauga County commissioners discussed two
legislative actions that could remove local authority
over cable television franchises.
Gets Boost In Riders
AppalCART, the local transit authority, may
get a ridership boost due to escalating gas prices.
Tree Farmers Follow Eco-Friendly Growing Practices
Cultivated fields arent generally considered
the most ecologically friendly environment, but when those
fields are planted with Christmas trees.
Tweetsie On Track Through 2007
Short-term Lease Agreement Reached
Bear Trail To Remain One-Way
The Boone Town Council voted last Thursday to
keep Bear Trail one-way.