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Mountain Laurel Women’s Health Offers Breast Cancer Screening Nov. 11th

There’s More Than One Type Of Winter Coat

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highcountry WEEKLY

The Day Of The Dead
Mexican holiday celebration inspires exhibit at Turchin Center

Getting Appalachian History Right
Authors and editors with the Jefferson publisher, McFarland & Company, talk about “Getting Appalachian History Right”

New Children’s Book Counts On Nature
A Beech Mountain woman has released a new children’s book to help youngsters learn to count.


Hemp And The Rule Of Law

Balling, a communications professor at Appalachian State University, has produced a number of videos, and recently wound up eight years of work on his latest documentary “Hemp and The Rule of Law,” airing Nov. 5 on UNC-TV

Bathanti Wins Writing Award, Publishing Contract
New Novel Due Out Next Fall

 

wataugaWEEKLY


Friends For Life Animal Group Makes Plea For Help

Several High Country volunteers are in a weekly race to keep hundreds of animals alive

High Country Crisis Agencies Stress Need To Give Locally
This is the second in a series of articles about the need for donations to local crisis and other non-profit agencies.

Program Teaches Parents To Be Teachers
This is the second in a series of articles about The Children’s Council of Watauga County and how it’s helping the county’s youth.

Watauga County Celebrates Children’s Book Week

Keep The Kids Warm This Winter
Seasonal Coat Collection Through November

Collection Begins For Operation Christmas Child
Since 1993, staff and volunteers with Operation Christmas Child have hand-delivered nearly 40 million shoe boxes loaded with mittens, toys, books and personal items to needy children throughout the world.

Volunteers Use Expertise To Rescue Hundreds Of Animals
This is the second in a series of articles about the experiences of two Watauga County residents who spent Sept. 23-30 in New Orleans and Mississippi rescuing and caring for animals stranded, lost or displaced by Hurricane Katrina.

Horsemanship Helps Riders With Variety Of Needs
This is part of a series about High Country United Way Agencies and how they help their clients.

Humane Society Pet Show Features Doggie Fashions
This weekend’s Watauga Humane Society Pet Show will feature some real dogs on the fashion show runway.

Democrats To Hear About Bio-Diesel
At its November meeting, the Watauga County Democratic Party will hear guest speaker Mark Feichter

New Park Honors Jimmy Smith

Learning And Fun Celebrates Ten Years

Boone Convention & Visitors Bureau Awarded $6,000
Two Grants to be Used for Website Development


Chamberlain Joins T.H.I.S.

Is Pet Insurance For You?
The concept isn’t new, it has been around for 15 to 20 years, but many people are not aware of the option.


“Hope Is On The Way”
Boone Crisis Pregnancy Center Hosting Annual Fundraiser Banquet


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Choose And Cut Brochures Now Available
Participating Tree Farmers Listed In Colorful Guide


Julia Roberts Attends Junior National Young Leaders Conference

Precautions Key To Avoiding Home Fires
Winter Season Brings With It Possible Dangers


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Ashe Mountain Times Editor Discusses Recent Mission Trip
Two local women recently returned from Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota where they spent time learning about the culture there and building much needed bunk beds for families in one of the poorest counties in the nation.

Shelter Rock Benefit Concert To Be Held At Civic Center

Steven Reese began playing the piano at the age of six.

Beta Club Presents Checks To Samaritan’s Purse

Wrestling And Carnival To Benefit Local Learning Center

Winter Themed Book Sale Ongoing At Ashe Library

Treats For The Holidays
A local chef is busy making special and unique treats for the holidays by creating completely edible gingerbread houses

ACHS Pumpkin Contest Winners Announced

Mountain Farm Life Museum Seeks Items For Display

Bat Day Provides A Fun Learning Experience At Mountain View

Knights Of Columbus Say Lord Loves Cheerful Giver

Alien And Spaceship Visit Ashe County
Ashe County has it’s very own alien, along with a spaceship that stopped in recently out on Old Highway 16 and will be leaving soon after Halloween.

Mary Kay Grant Awarded To A.S.H.E.
A.S.H.E. - A Safe Home for Everyone, has just received a grant in the amount of $20,000 from the Mary Kay Ash Charitable Foundation.

ACMS 4-H Afterschool Program Holds Pumpkin Contest, Fall Festival

Christmas In July Festival Seeks Public Opinion

Trick Or Treat!!

Regional Artist Projects Grant Recipients Chosen
Local artists have been chosen as recipients of the Regional Artist Project of Northwest North Carolina

 


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