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Early Detection And Prevention Key To Surviving Cancer
Ashe ACT Against Cancer Coalition is continuing their ongoing efforts to get the word out – early detection is key.

Camp Med 2006 Registration Deadline Is Extended

AMH Sponsors Women And Stroke Program


Notes of Interest


Spring Fest Fun!

Back To Our Roots

State Highway Troopers Visit Ashe County Library

Tax Aide Volunteers Recognized

highcountry WEEKLY

Community Mourns Armfield Coffey
Local businessman, philanthropist and former newspaper editor Armfield Coffey died Thursday after a long illness.

Joe’s Gets A Makeover
Joe’s Italian Kitchen is experiencing Joe’s Italian makeover.

Toys To Die For
Bill’s Die Cast Reopens For Summer



Stars Shine Brightly In The Night
The stars were out Friday night at Watauga Education Foundation’s Shooting Stars talent showcase and fund raiser, held Appalachian State University’s Farthing Auditorium.

Donate And Do Disney!
Donate blood and enter to win a trip to Florida’s Disney World & Dinner Tickets for Planet Hollywood from May 1 to 31st

April Is National Child Abuse Prevention Month
Currently about 47 out of every 1000 children are reported as victims of child abuse and neglect, a problem facing all socio-economic groups, races, and religions.

Signs Of Child Abuse And Neglect
The following descriptions have been made available by the state-wide non-profit organization known as Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina to help the public better understand the classifications of abuse and neglect

Athletes Compete In Special Olympics Spring Games
Athletes from across the county will gather today to compete in the countywide Special Olympics Spring Games at Appalachian State University’s Kidd Brewer Stadium.

Students Encouraged To Abstain From Drugs, Alcohol
Prom Night Is May 26

Student Group Tests Solar Greenhouse Energy Efficiency
For the past eight months, students from Appalachian State University’s Department of Technology have researched greenhouse technologies that have the potential to reduce the construction cost of energy-saving solar greenhouses, also known as bioshelters.

Midnight At The Oasis Set For April 28
The fifth annual Midnight at the Oasis will be held Saturday, April 28 at the Green Park Inn in Blowing Rock.

High Country Authors Release New Books
Banner Elk author Randy Johnson is encouraging people to put on their boots and take advantage of the great outdoors.

WHS Empty Bowls Sets Record
Student Project Raises $6,400 For Hunger & Health Coalition

A Helping Hand
Banner Elk Volunteer Fire Department Equipped With Jaws Of Life Thanks To A Friend



Ashe County Free Medical Clinic Honoring Volunteers
The volunteers of Ashe County’s Free Medical Clinic were honored at the first Annual Volunteer Appreciation dinner.

Local Man Continues Missionary Work
A local man has relocated to Tallahassee, Fla. to continue the ministry team development process.

Ashe Baptist Association Plans Women’s Conference
The Ashe Baptist Associational WMU (Woman’s Missionary Union) will be holding their Spring meeting “Abide” at Friendship Baptist Church on Saturday, April 28th.

Model Vineyard Is Born At The Old Lansing School
New River Winery Prepares To Move Production Facility

Ashe County 4-H And ACMS Developing Tomorrow’s Leaders

Ashe Services For Aging, Inc. Receives Gift From Food Lion
Ashe Services for Aging, Inc. has received $2,000 from the Food Lion Charitable Foundation. Ashe Services will use the gift to purchase food for our Home Delivered Meals Program.

Ashe County 4-H TRAC & 4-H MEP Campus Visit To ASU

Ashe County Democratic Party Holds Annual Convention
The Ashe County Democratic Party held its annual convention at 10 a.m. on April 14th

Young Ladies Honored In Ashe County Pageants
The 3rd Annual Tiny Miss, Little Miss, Junior Miss and Miss Ashe County Pageant was held Saturday, April 14th at 6 p.m. at the Ashe County Civic Center.

Ashe County Republican Party To Hold Lincoln Day Dinner May 4
Keynote Speaker Will Be Former N.C. Supreme Court Justice

Blue Ridge Elementary Receives Gift From Food Lion
Blue Ridge Elementary recently received $5,000 from the Food Lion Charitable Foundation.

Pond Management Workshop Scheduled For May 3rd

Jefferson Landing & Mountain Aire Team Up For
2-Day Golf Tournament

High Country golfers are invited to tee it up for a one-of-a-kind, 36-hole golf tournament to be played on Saturday and Sunday, May 5 and 6.


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