Caught In The Crossfire
Neighbors Talk About Shooting
Attend Activation Ceremony For National Guard A
Hundreds filled the Watauga High gymnasium Sunday
afternoon to show their support for the soldiers who just
recently learned of their deployment.
Museum Has April 1 Deadline To Vacate
Search Continues For New Location
Foxx Visits Boone On Listening Tour
U.S. Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-5th) visited the
Mountain House restaurant as part of her listening tour.
Disappointed By Listening Tour
Her recent stop in Boone last Wednesday, left
more questions unanswered and many attendees upset.
Winds Cause Property Damage
When Watauga High School teacher Jerry Moretz
and his roommate, Adam Miller, went to bed on Tuesday
evening, all they hoped for were sweet dreams.
Men Could Face Death Penalty
Three men accused of kidnapping, murdering,
and burning the body of an Appalachian State University
student late last year will face a possible death penalty
Drop Counts Campaign Promotes Water Conservation
Though the town of Boone doesnt want residents
to actually count every single drop, town officials do
want them to learn the importance of water conservation.
Announces Run For Fifth District Seat
Retired Nurse Plans To Run As Citizen-Candidate
and Garwood Vie For State Seat
Two candidates have made their official statements
regarding their decision to run for the state Senate.
Provides Funding Assistance For New Voting Machines
Counties were assured more assistance in funding
new voting machines under a state Board of Elections (BOE)
MPH Winds Recorded At Grandfather Mountain
Imagine wind speeds comparable to those of a
Category 5 hurricane. Now imagine them in Avery County.
Boasts States Lowest Unemployment Rate
Watauga County boasted the states lowest
unemployment rate for December 2005.
in the West Names Elledge New Director
Auditions for 2006 Season Set For March 25
The first round of federal money to enhance
heritage and tourism projects will soon be distributed
as part of the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area (BRNHA)
Local effort tackles gaps between farmers and