Roby Greene Road Condition
Winter brings with it a series of hard freezes,
but the time in between them has proven slippery for residents
of Roby Greene Road just east of Boone.
Tops 2006 Vendor Survey
Company a Leader in Business-Based Technology
Land Trusts Continue
Conservation, Preservation Efforts
trusts saw growth in conservation easements and other
preservation efforts in 2006, according to figures compiling
the work of 13 regional land conservation organizations,
but say they are in a race against time and limited resources
as development pressures mount.
Officials Discuss Affordable Housing Issues
A joint meeting of the Boone Area Planning Commission
and Watauga County Planning Board saw the topic of affordable
housing brought to the forefront.
Supply Issues May Sink Affordable Housing Project
A proposed affordable housing project in Boone
may be unfeasible, town officials said, due to water-supply
Of Commerce Hosts Reception
The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce presented
its legislative goals to local officials during a Tuesday
reception in Blowing Rock.
Wind Farm Public Hearing In Ashe Scheduled For January
Approximately 75 people attended a community
meeting Monday night to discuss the proposed
To Get New Building
The Watauga County campus of Caldwell Community
College & Technical Institute will get a building
for its introductory health programs as part of a second
construction phase planned for the spring.
Extended For Local Guard Unit
Members of the local National Guard unit will
likely have their active-duty stay in Iraq extended.
Officials Warn Against Refund Anticipation Loans
Why wait for Uncle Sam when you can have
money in your pocket right now?