Share Woman Of The Month Title
The Watauga County Council on the Status of Women wishes
to take this opportunity to thank these women for going
above and beyond their call of duty.
A Helping Hand
When Harry Yates of Yates Christmas Tree Farm in Boone heard
about a Louisiana tree grower whose fields had been damaged
by Hurricane Katrina, he searched for ways to help.
Literature Scholar Noel Polk Lectures Nov. 17
Ties That Bind
Two Watauga County Natives Still Sharing Bond Of Sisterhood
That Has Spanned More Than A Century -
This is a tale of two sisters, who, like many siblings,
like to get together to chat, giggle and just be silly.
Ron Rash Visits ASU Nov. 17
Poet and novelist Ron Rash will be the featured author for
the Nov. 17 Hughlene Bostian Frank Visiting Writers Series
event at Appalachian State University.
Bikes Add New Dimension For Officers
Welcome to the world of the Boone police bike patrol program,
a program that started in 2001 out of a need to patrol areas
that cruisers could not easily reach.
Playhouse Raffles Off $500 Blowing Rock Get-Away
Leading Blowing Rock restaurants and the Yonahlossee Resort
have conspired to create a dream get away for two and help
The Childrens Playhouse in the process.
Stoppers Hold Third Anniversary Breakfast Nov. 2
Group Invites Nominations For Litter Heroes
City Dedicated To Nora Wilson And Robert Shipley
Few people know more about Watauga Countys community
extension services, agriculture and farming than do Nora
Wilson and Robert Shipley.
City Celebrating Golden Anniversary
Monday, October 31 Last Day For Tickets
Country Honda Donated To Red Cross
And Fun Celebrates 10th Anniversary
Learning and Fun Preschool is now in its tenth year of serving
the town of Boone with quality child care.
Watauga Humane Society Holds Ninth Annual Pet Show
Pets of all shapes and sizes and their owners are invited
to the Boone Mall next month. The humane society will hold
the pet show Saturday, Nov. 5.
Conveyer Lift Installed At Appalachian Ski Mountain
Dance Class Offered Oct. 28
A West African dance class led by guest artist Sherone
Price and drummer Tracy Thornton will be held Friday, Oct.
Market Closing For Season
Blue Ridge Dispute Settlement Center Paves The Way For Compromise
Night Of Elegance At The Third Annual Executive Riverview
For the last three years, the Riverview Community Center
of Creston has presented formal dining and dancing for an
elegant evening, honoring contributors of the county.
Fair To Be Hosted In Wilkes On Nov. 2nd
The Wilkes County JobLink Career Center is hosting a Job
Fair Wednesday, November 2nd
County Farmers Market Makes Plans For Holiday
A Holiday Market will be held Nov. 19th and 26th by
the Ashe County Farmers Market.
Committee For The New River Thanks Volunteers For Big Sweep
Volunteers cleaned up trash from 33 miles of the New River
and its tributaries in Ashe, Alleghany and Watauga counties.
Safety Tips Can Help Prevent Injury
Owned Ashe Carpet & Tile Welcomes Customers
A family owned and operated tile and carpet business welcomes
customers to stop in and shop with a local organization.
Services For Aging Foundation Board Undergoes Training
Sisters Return From Mission Trip
Wireless Gives Away Carolina Panther Tickets
Carolina West Wireless recently gave away two pairs
of Carolina Panther Tickets as part of their Fall Sale Promotion.
Autumn Fest Held By Local Republicans
Enrichment Seminar Hosted In Ashe County
Preservation And Oral History Keep Ashe Historical Society
The Ashe Historical Society was founded in the 70ís and
later disbanded though came back together in the 80ís.
Cruise-In And Halloween Party