Take it slow, be careful out there its
a mess, watch out for slick spots. No, these are not cautionary
tips for driving this winter, but instead, reminders to
also take it easy when traveling on foot. Falls on ice
can often lead to serious injuries, and sometimes, death.
To Parent Helps Families With Special Needs
Parent to Parent/Family Support Network of the
High Country is a big name for a small organization that
finds resources for families with special needs in a seven-county
area of western North Carolina.
Approves Regional Tuition Rate
The Tennessee Board of Regents recently granted
approval to provide a regional tuition rate to East Tennessee
State University (ETSU) equivalent to in-state tuition.
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.
Businesses and organizations have a chance to
cut their energy bills, thanks to a series of workshops
sponsored by the N.C. Department of Environment and Natural
Food Labeling Law Takes Effect Jan. 1
The start of the new year will launch more safeguards
for those with food allergies.
Though Rydell Music Center closed its doors
on Christmas Eve, the store has opened after the holiday
on a very positive note.