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Free Skin Cancer Screening This Saturday
It’s the season to get into shorts and T-shirts, but that means more exposed skin and more exposure to the sun.

Keep An Eye On Your Bone Density

National Appeal For Blood Donors Underway

Biking: Steel Horse, Steel Rider


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ARCHIVES POSTED MAY 4, 2006

 

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Get A Taste Of Moonshine

New Restaurant Opens In Boone


Merlefest Legends

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National Day Of Prayer Gathering In Boone
As millions unite in prayer across America today (Thursday) to commemorate the 55th annual National Day of Prayer, hundreds are expected to gather at Mount Vernon Baptist Church for a community-wide Concert of Prayer for America.


Shooting Stars Spotlight Shines On Students May 5
Hundreds of Watauga County’s most creative students will display their talents this week while helping to raise funds for the Watauga Education Foundation

Looking Back at MerleFest 2006
Record Breaking Crowds Enjoy Top Notch Acoustic Entertainment

Picture Perfect Painting

Hospice Celebrates Volunteers In Watauga County
With a volunteer roster worthy of envy, High Country Health Care System Hospice of Watauga County takes care of its own – in more ways than one.

Toyota Of Boone Seeks Donations For Project Graduation With Event

Preschools Earn Five-Star Ratings, Valle Crucis Changes Mascots
Preschool star ratings, mascots and finance directors were some of the information items discussed during the April 10 Watauga County Board of Education meeting.

Board Of Education Recognizes Science Fair Winners
Watauga County Board of Education members met some of the county’s up-and-coming science wonders during their April 10 meeting.


Free Soccer Clinic a Great Success
The Lees-McRae College Men’s Soccer team held their free Annual soccer Clinic Sunday April 30th.


Spring Break In Slidell
Part 2 of 4 Week Series


Students Nominated For Legislators’ School for Youth Leadership Development

Pretty As A Picture

Gift Benefits Harp Program at Appalachian
Dr. Lewis J. and Patricia B. Gaskin have created an endowment for harp in Appalachian State University’s Mariam Cannon Hayes School of Music.

Students Learn About Life Through ACES Program
One program is making a difference in the education and lives of dozens of Watauga County Schools (WCS) students.

WMC Volunteer Of The Year
Eighty-eight volunteers were honored at a breakfast held on April 24th at Watauga Medical Center (WMC).

Fashion Fun
Boone Service League Holds Annual Benefit Gala To Raise Funds

What’s The Story Here?

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Westwood Elementary Kindergarten Teacher Chosen As Teacher Of The Year
Melissa Ashley has been chosen as Ashe County’s 2006-07 Teacher of the Year and was surprised Friday morning in front of her students with roses, balloons and the special announcement.

Local Woman Shares Story Of Surviving Three Forms Of Cancer

Community Support Needed For Mission Trip
A local woman and her sister are asking the community for support as they make a return trip to South Dakota to the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in June.

Ashe County Volunteers Of The Year Recognized
The 2006 Volunteer Awards Ceremony was held on Thursday, April 27th in the auditorium at Ashe County High School.

ACHS High School Student Is Selected For 2006 Governor’s School
Eight hundred North Carolina rising high school juniors and seniors have been selected and will be attending the 2006 Governor’s School, a six-week summer program for academically or intellectually gifted students.

Ashe County Arts Council sponsors Very Special Arts Festival
A Very Special Arts Festival is Friday, May 5 at Mountain View Elementary. This the 15th year for VSA sponsored by the Arts Council.

Miss Ashe County Queens Named
The 2nd Annual Little Miss, Junior Miss, and Miss Ashe County pageant was held on Saturday, April 8th at the Ashe County Civic Center.

New Emporium Opens At Jefferson Station
A new emporium is welcoming customers through their doors inside Jefferson Station in West Jefferson.

Peanut & Family Celebrates 13 Years

Local Photography Studio Announces Baby Portrait Contest
Art & Soul Now Scheduling Senior Environmental Portrait Sessions

Ribbon Cutting Held At Grandma’s House

 


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