Booting Regulations May Get Fine-Tuned
of Boones vehicular immobilization regulations may
see more fine-tuning in the future.
Long Life Ahead For Long Hope Creek
1,150 Acres In New River Headwaters Protected
Addresses New Occupancy Tax
Watauga County tax administrator Kelvin Byrd
asked the board of commissioners last Tuesday to start
the process of enacting the new county occupancy tax by
July 1, 2006.
To The Drawing Board For Hannah Building
Plans for the use of the Watauga Countys
Hannah Building, which appeared set over the summer, now
are back on the drawing board.
School Board Discuss WHS Facility
The Watauga Board of Education presented the
county commissioners with a resolution last Tuesday in
support of a new facility for Watauga High School.
Plans Public Hearing For Cable Rate Increases
The Watauga County Board of Commissioners have
no control over cable television rate increases, but they
do have the authority to call Charter Communications officials
on the carpet because of them.
Resigns From Cooperative Extension
After a 13-year career as a farm agent, Frank
Bolick is pulling up roots after the state stopped watering
Times Spends 36 Hours In High Country
All the Boone thats fit to print. Or something
Promotes Construction Trade Skills Training
EDC is looking for ways to beef up the construction
trades and promote more skills training both on the job
and in the classroom.
Addresses Storm Water Issues
Agrees To Conduct Management Assessment
Addresses Development Services Priorities
Among the considerably few council matters on
its regular meeting agenda last Thursday, the Boone Town
Council addressed priorities for the Boone Development
Considers Weapons Amendment
The Boone Town Council adopted a code amendment
Thursday to allow weapons and paintball guns to be fired
within town limits.
Change Blows Through Horn
Horn in the West, SAHA Undergo Changing of the
Buildings Added At CCC&TI
to the Watauga campus of Caldwell Community College &
Technical Institute (CCC&TI) are now being used by
students and staff.
Board Bids Farewell To Mabel Principal
Watauga County Board of Education members said
goodbye to Brenda Reese at their Oct. 10 meeting.
Provides Details About New High School Options
Hundreds of community members, parents, teachers,
administrators and elected officials attended a public
input session to discuss plans for a new Watauga High
Country Crisis Looms
Rising Energy Prices, Decreasing Donations Combine
To Threaten Bleak Winter For Many
Hosts UNC Board Of Governors
The University of North Carolina Board of Governors
held its regular meeting at Appalachian State University
Wednesday, Oct. 19.