Tops Towns Agenda
The Boone Town Council will tackle a lengthy
agenda at its next regular meeting, scheduled for Thursday,
Hybrid Sales On The Rise
Hybrid vehicles are heating up as the 2006 production
lines begin to show up on local lots
Recognizes Choose & Cut Month
Nov. 19 - Dec. 19 Marks Official Season
Peacock Looks To The Future
How many there are and where theyre going dominated
Appalachian State University Chancellor Ken Peacocks
discussion with the universitys board of trustees.
Pulls Out Of Hickory Airport
Less than a month after Hickory and Boone officials toured
the High Country promoting new jet service in Hickory,
Delta Air Lines now says its clipping the wings on the
On Hazardous Slope Mapping
The Partnership for Wataugas Future will host a
public presentation by geologists from the North Carolina
Geologic Survey (NCGS) team.
Ahead Of Schedule
Dry weather and above normal temperatures continued to
dominate during the month of September resulting in soil
moisture levels being rated very short to short.
Board Nixes Countywide Education Celebration
There will be no countywide education celebration for
Watauga County Schools at the Holmes Convocation Center
this school year.
Childrens Council Receives $380,000 To Boost Early
New At Sugar Mountain
Last years commitment to spend $2 million on capital
improvements over 3-5 years continues into the 2005-2006
Increases For Wood Heating Sources
If more people are turning to wood this winter, it may
be they are petrified of rising heating costs.
to Offer Nursing Degree
The University of North Carolina Board of Governors today
(Oct. 19) approved a new nursing program at Appalachian