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Special Programs Help Smokers Kick The Habit
As changes in the law limit the number of places that smokers can light up, smoking cessation programs offer a chance to kick the habit.

Growing Families Receive Support To Prepare For Arrival Of New Babies

Group Warns Against Leaving Animals Outside In Freezing Temperatures
Every year, PETA receives complaints about dogs who are left outside in the cold.

MS Society Offers 7 Programs On Understanding MS

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Notes of Interest
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POSTED FEBRUARY 01, 2007

Strike Up The Band

Valentine’s Ball Is Feb. 10


highcountry WEEKLY

Getting One’s Goat
As a journalist, writer, gardener, guitar picker, and amateur astronaut, I get a lot of ideas.

Nicole Reilly Headed To World Cup
Community Support Needed As WHS Softball Player Takes Sport To New Heights

Prom Boutique Offers Unique Opportunities For WHS Students
With Mrs. North Carolina Globe living and working among us, who better to offer help for “the perfect prom” than the beauty queen herself?

A Wildflower Workshop
Fine Art Business To Host Giclee Introduction

Pssghetti’s Claims Chili Challenge Trophy
Larry And Carolyn Marley Wins Amateur Division

 

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Remembering Juanita Brown Tobin

The High Country lost its most beloved poet on January 22nd .


Local Poet Leaves Literary Legacy

Poet Juanita Tobin Inspired Others To Fearlessness

Jackie Cornette Honored By Library Journal
Jackie Cornette, Western Watauga Branch Library supervisor was selected by Library Journal as the Paraprofessional of the Year, a very prestigious title.

Day Of Dance Planned For Feb. 24
Appalachian Regional Healthcare System announces the launch of a new yearlong “Red Shoe for Action Initiative” as part of the 2007 “Day of Dance for Cardiovascular Health.”

AVID Helps Students Learn Study Skills
AVID, or Advancement Via Individual Determination, is a national program designed to teach high schoolers learning and study skills that will benefit them throughout their academic career.

 

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Valentines Event Benefits Children’s Trust
The Fifth Annual Children’s Trust Fund Dinner, Dance and Auction fund raiser will be held at Jefferson Landing on Saturday, Feb. 10.

The Barn Quilts Of Northern Ashe County
This is the second in a series of articles touring Ashe County’s newest community exhibit of traditional barn quilts.

Domestic Violence Activist Kit Gruelle To Speak Feb. 8 at Appalachian

Patty Wheeler Named Community Foundation Manager At Blue Ridge Electric
Patty Wheeler has been named Community Foundation Manager at Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation.

Ashe Partnership For Children Offering “Love and Logic”
The Ashe Partnership For Children is offering “Love and Logic”

Student Opportunities Available For Spring, Summer And Beyond
There are many student opportunities available that students can get involved with this spring and summer.

North Carolinians Urged To Vaccinate Their Pets
Last year 520 rabid animals were found in North Carolina. As a result, a countless number of unvaccinated cats and dogs had to be euthanized and many people had to undergo expensive preventive treatment for rabies.

Special Agent Wilson Plans Retirement

Talent Show Held By High Country Youth Ministries

Phoenix Baptist Church Mission Trip to War, West Virginia

 

 


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