Tips From The Mayo Clinic To Help Women Prevent Heart Disease
More women than men die of cardiovascular disease in the
United States each year.
New Service Helps NC Residents Keep Resolution
Quitline NC Helps Tobacco Users To Successfully
Memorial Hospital Changes Designation
National Guards 1451st Transportation Company of
Boone Headed To Iraq
Send-Off Ceremony at Watauga High On Sunday
Steep Slope Task
Force Looks At Utahs Example
The Boone Steep Slope and Multi-Family Task Force may
take a different route in regulating steep slope development
following by example.
Parkway Stats Show Decline In Visitors
A decline in the number of visitors to the Blue Ridge
Parkway has led to some concern about trends in parkway
New Home Values
On The Rise
Though new start-up construction for single-family homes
declined slightly in Watauga County last year, the overall
value of newly permitted construction jumped 24 percent
Chamber Holds Legislative
Elected officials and business officials met for official
business at Tuesdays Boone Area Chamber of Commerce
New Town Signs Honor ASU Champs
Appalachian State Universitys victory on the playing
field in Chattanooga, Tenn. not only made proud the acclaimed
university, but also its hometown.
Towns Comprehensive Plan
More Public Input Desired
Task Force Requests
Extension On Multi-Family Moratorium
Since the moratorium was adopted last year, the state
General Assembly has passed new provisions in state law.
Town Studies Proposed
Multi-Family Housing Regulations
The Boone Town Council caught its first glimpse of the
proposed recommendations for multi-family housing regulation
at its regular meeting Thursday.
Blust Announces Run For Senate
Watauga County commissioner David Blust announced Tuesday
he would run for Senate.
Danl Boone Inn Closed For Renovations
Daniel Boone never ate there in his time. It wasnt
even around until two centuries later.
Coalition Prepares For Move To New Location
Agency Plans To Shut Doors For Week During Transition
W.J. Office City Relocates
It may be a little ways off the beaten path, but its
still very much a city an office city.
Purse Continues Tsunami Relief Efforts
A year after a tsunami devastated parts of Indonesia,
Boone-based Christian relief organization Samaritans
Purse is still helping with relief efforts.
NCNR Has New Director
The National Committee for the New River has a new executive
director as interest in municipal water intakes on the
historic waterway increases.
Printing Under New Ownership
In selling his business, Phil Minor hopes to print a new
chapter in Minors Printing history.
High Country Roundup
Closes Its Doors
Owners Consider New Location
Receive Federal Grant Money
Three Watauga County nonprofit agencies were the recipients
of nearly $300,000 in federal grants.
School, Arts Programs Highlight School Board Meeting
Watauga County Board of Education members received updates
on a variety of information items at their Jan. 9 meeting
Watauga Board Of Education
Hears Calendar Update
Members of the Watauga County Board of Education heard
an update on this years school calendar at their
Jan. 9 meeting.
Living in a Boom Town
Large High Country Construction Projects Nearing Completion
Medical Centers Cancer Program Approved
The Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College
of Surgeons (ACoS) has granted Three-Year Approval with
Commendation to the Seby B. Jones Regional Cancer Center
Public Comment On Globe Project
The Grandfather Ranger District of the Pisgah National
Forest is requesting comments on the proposed actions
for the Globe Project.
On the March for Babies
Provides Nurturing Atmosphere For Children
This is part of a series about High Country United Way Agencies
and how they help the community.
WYN Celebrates National Mentor Month
Organization Plans WYNter Olympics Jan. 28
Video Valentines Coming
Arts Council & MTN Team Up for Special Gift
Appalachian Music To Greater Heights
ago, John meet Wataugas well-known musician, Mary
Greene, who sparked his interest in both museums and old-time
A Love Of Barns
ASU Grad Student
Documents The Role Of Barns In Watauga County
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