To Use Caution During Winter Storms
just four reported crashes, last Tuesday nights
snowfall didnt hit Watauga County motorists quite
so hard as did an early December storm that had local
law enforcement scrambling to clean up 50 such calls,
according to a N.C. Highway Patrol sergeant.
Slopes Are Operating
Despite Warm Temps
says winter, but the thermometer says otherwise.
TDA Reports High Returns
On New Occupancy Tax
The county could soon have a new Web site designed
to draw more visitors to the area, and new occupancy tax
revenues are already much higher than originally projected.
Rate Remains High
North Carolinas employment rate remained
at an all-time high for the month of November,
according to a report from the Employment Security Commission
of North Carolina.
Secures Final Pieces Of New High School Property
The Watauga County Board of Commissioners secured
the last two pieces of the new high school property Tuesday
as design work continues on the 91-acre site.
Raised Over Cove Creek Area Bridge Replacement
A state road project has raised concerns among
residents in western Watauga County as engineers study
four alternatives that could change the heart of the Amantha
Of The Week
Supports Public Art Project
The Boone Town Council supported a resolution
from the Downtown Boone Development Association to establish
an ongoing public art project.
Commission Deflates Balloon Issue
The topic of balloons floated into discussion
at Decembers regular meeting of the Boone Town Council.