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Ashe Memorial Hospital Embraces Omnicell End-To-End Medication-Use Technology Solution To Improve Patient Safety

February Is Dental Hygiene Month

February is Children’s Dental Hygiene Month, and area dentists have a mouthful to say about it.

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highcountry WEEKLY

Local Musician Ronnie Hicks Recovering From Brain Tumor
Ronnie Hicks is no stranger to these parts of the hills, in fact, just the mention of his name is sweet music to the ear.

Expressionism In The 21st Century
Many Ways To Voice An Opinion Or Philosophy You Hold Dear

Surviving The Bush Years
New Political Fiction Inspires Citizen Involvement Through Adventures Of Aspiring Journalist

ASU Musicians on UNC-TV February 23rd
Penland School of Crafts Featured on TV March 1st

Pastor Celebrating Over Fifty Years In The Ministry
McCoy is a devout man of God who has spent half a century preaching “the word,” and about as long tending to the cattle that roam the hills near his Potter Town home.

Poet Tony Petrosky Reads From His Work March 2 at Appalachian

Public Invited To View Fish Can’t Fly Documentary
Discussion Follows Film Showing

Morgan Lecturer Will Discuss Accelerating Universe March 1

Irish Archaeology Lecture Series Continues March 1

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Walking For Babies
March Of Dimes Prepares For Annual WalkAmerica Event

5th Annual WHS Empty Bowls Dinner Set for March 18
Last year students at Watauga High School raised $4,100 for the Hunger Coalition through its one-night-only Empty Bowls dinner event. The local dinner was part of an international project to fight hunger.

Book Bargains Abound
Friends Of The Watauga County Library Sponsors Book Sale Feb. 24-25

Turning Trash Into Treasure
Sunnee Stadel’s third-grade class at Cove Creek Elementary School is not only trying to raise awareness of recycling in their school, they hope to change some of the school’s trash into treasure.

From Hoops to Homes


Former Panthers Linebacker Coming To High Country For Youth Crusade

Derwin Gray is coming to Boone as featured guest speaker at the 2006 High Country Youth Crusade


Counting Is For The Birds
Parkway Seeks Volunteers

Benefit Planned For Ronnie Hicks
Meal, Music And Many Friends To Gather Next Week


W.A.M.Y. Community Action Receives Gift From Food Lion Foundation
W.A.M.Y. Community Action, Inc. has received $2,500 from the Food Lion Charitable Foundation.

Lean Fry Oil Now Powers Restaurant’s Furnace
Bart Conway has joined a growing number of restaurant owners switching to healthier trans fat-free – or non-hydrogenated -- oils for frying.

Bank Of Granite Names Warren Boone Office Manager
Brenda T. Warren recently joined Bank of Granite as the Boone office manager.

The Children’s Playhouse Plans For Spring Sale
Playhouse Boutique offers consigners a chance to make money and help their children’s favorite play space.

High Country Chapter Of Wild Turkey Federation Hosting Annual Banquet
Tickets are now available for the annual banquet and auction sponsored by the High Country Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF).

Helmut Eckart Named Executive Chef at Broyhill Inn

Monthly Microchip Clinic

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Keith Urban Signs Hundreds Of Autographs In Wilkes
Over 600 people waited in line Friday morning for an autograph and a quick chance to meet one of the hottest singers in country music right now

Ashe County Family Sails The East Coast On A Two Year Adventure

Child Find Project Underway
An effort called Project Child Find is underway in the Ashe County area

WKSK Donates Martina McBride Concert Tickets

High Country Hospice To Hold Volunteer Training

New Grief Support Group To Begin Meeting On March 2nd In Jefferson

Mountain View Elementary Sixth Graders Graduate From D.A.R.E.
Local sixth grade students from Mountain View Elementary School recently graduated from the D.A.R.E. Program

Republicans Plan Precinct Meeting And Convention

Nominations In Process For Annual Volunteer Awards Ceremony
Deadline Is March 17th

Upcoming Agriculture-Related Trainings Scheduled In Ashe
There are several pesticide training and related events coming up over the next several weeks

Ashe County Farm Bureau Has Note-Burning Ceremony

New Broker At United Country Dogwood Realty

NC Green Power Presentation To Be Held Feb. 26

Call for Entries: 27th Annual NW Artist’s League Juried Competition

 


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