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bulletGive Blood During National Volunteer Blood Donor Month

January is National Volunteer Blood Donor Month and several blood drives will be held in Ashe County during January to help with a current blood shortage.

bulletPublic Health Warns Of Carbon Monoxide Dangers In Cold Weather Months
Power generators, gas grills, and charcoal grills—used indoors—can cause carbon monoxide poisoning.

bullet Delta And Holland America Help Blood Donors Escape For The Holidays
The American Red Cross, Delta Air Lines and Holland America Line are offering blood and platelet donors an opportunity to escape for the holidays.


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Ashe County


Citizens Try Out New Voting Equipment

Children’s Christmas Project Looks For New Leadership
Any Interested Groups Should Call Now To Learn More

Commissioners Continue Law Enforcement Center Discussions
After much discussion, the Ashe County Board of Commissioners approved a motion 3-2 that a house on the Randall Eller property recently purchased by the Commissioners will attempt to be conserved instead of torn down.

Martin Luther King Day Celebration
Set Monday At Ashe Arts Center

The Ashe County Arts Council will be sponsoring a community celebration in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King on Monday, Jan. 16 at 7 p.m. at the Ashe Arts Center in West Jefferson.


Community Kitchen Project Continues Progress
Plans Are To Be Open By End Of Summer

Skate Zone Features Youth Speaker And Special Entry Rate

Neil Hatfield To Speak To Youth

Soil And Water Conservation
Is Top Item For Board

The New River Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is a governmental subdivision of the State of North Carolina, charged with the responsibility of promoting soil and water conservation and establishing conservation programs in the District.


BREW Bikes Offers
One Of A Kind Frame Building Class
BREW Bikes of West Jefferson is offering a frame building class this week that is basically one of its kind nationwide as it is a class offered by a manufacturer, according to Owner Steve Garn of BREW Bikes.


Arts Council Sponsors One Man Show at Ashe Civic Center

Readers Theatre Double Feature: “Cemetery Man” and “The Housekeeper”
Following on the successes of “Grace and Glorie” and “Victoria,” Alleghany Community Theatre’s next Readers Theatre production at the Alleghany County Library will be a double feature.

A Civil War Afternoon This Saturday

Old Wilkes, Inc. is pleased to host “A Civil War Afternoon” on Saturday, January 14 from 1pm until 4pm in the Wilkes County Heritage Museum.

Charlotte Writer Judy Goldman Opens Spring Visiting Writers Series At Appalachian
Novelist and poet Judy Goldman opens Appalachian State University’s Hughlene Bostian Frank Visiting Writers Series for the spring semester with a presentation Jan. 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Plemmons Student Union’s Price Lake Room.

Turchin Reception Features ASU Faculty and Students
Appalachian State University’s Turchin Center for the Visual Arts warms the month of February for art lovers, with a reception for four new exhibitions

Anytown: Stories of America Comes to Our Town
What do you get when you combine the music of legends Bruce Springsteen, Patti Scialfa and Soozie Tyrell with stunning choreography and world-class dancers?

Peking Acrobats Come To Farthing March 23

MerleFest 2006 Adds John Prine, Robert Earl Keen
Organizers Say More Additions to Come

Wenta Pottery On Display At ArtWalk

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