Though Rydell Music Center closed its doors on Christmas
Eve, the store has opened after the holiday on a very positive
WHS Plans Highlight School Boards Year
Plans for a new Watauga High School, personnel changes and
achievements dominated the Watauga County Board of Educations
agenda during 2005.
Herring Accepts Teaching Position At UNC
Community Saddened By Beloved Physicians Departure
Winners Receive Extravaganza
After receiving their extreme ski and snowboard makeover
extravaganza 17 year-old Tina Curly of Florida couldnt
contain her ecstatic display of joy, and the humble expression
on the face of 50 year-old Tim Young said it all!
Non-Profits Help Thousands, Celebrate Anniversaries In 2005
High Country non-profit organizations enjoyed a record year
Reception Features ASU Faculty and Students
Appalachian State Universitys Turchin Center for the
Visual Arts warms the month of February for art lovers,
with a reception for four new exhibitions in the centers
West Wing on Friday, February 3 from 7-9pm.
To Make 2006 A Special Year
Its that time of year again when makers of
champagne, party hats, noisemakers, confetti and fireworks
rake in the money by the bucketfuls as people prepare for
their New Years Eve parties.
Newest Holiday Tradition
Giving Takes On New Dynamic
Offers Winter Classes for Seniors
residents of the High Country who are looking for educational
programs and interesting activities should consider the
Institute for Senior Scholars at Appalachian State University.
Florida Familys First Snow Day
& Wife Artists Host Parallel Exhibits
Joseph and Barbara Barnes at Jones House Galleries in Boone
Honored For Work With Parent To Parent Program
Kaaren Hayes, director of the Parent to Parent Family Support
of the High Country, has received the Ann Royal Special
Recognition for Lifetime Achievement Award from the Leo
M. Croghan Memorial Foundation.
Streetrod Builder To Be Seen On TV And In Magazines
A local streetrod builder can be seen on various TV shows
and magazines after the first of the year.
Woman Thanks Community For Helping Troops
Ashe County responded wholeheartedly over the past two months
to the call of needed items and cards for troops to have
some special Holiday cheer.
Luncheon Honors Schools Accomplishments
Bones Boutique Re-Opens Tuesday
Watauga Humane Society and Bare Bones Boutique thank you
for your support in 2005!
Of Shoemaker Print Announced
Raffle winners for the first fund raiser of the Greater
Lansing Area Development Committee(GLAD) will have some
very special Christmas presents to enjoy, thanks to the
generosity of Stephen Shoemaker, Richard Kirrstetter, and
the talents of local craftsmen.
2005 Annual Meeting Held
Community Theatre (ACT) held its annual meeting in November.
Members heard reports about the years work and elected
new members to the board of directors.