The troops have landed.
Future Of Cone Manor Under Consideration
The future of the Cone Manor is still undecided, but the
availability of funding will likely be the key factor
in any changes to the National Park Service property.
Parkway To Open All
The entire length of the Blue Ridge Parkway is about to
be open for what park supervisors hope is the longest
continual period since hurricanes caused landslides and
other damage in 2004.
Land Trust Celebrates
10 Years Of Service
A local conservation organization is celebrating a decade
in business in a field that is booming in
parallel with its erstwhile competition.
Firefighters Respond To Brush Fire
More than a dozen Cove Creek firefighters responded to
a wildfire in the woods behind 615 Homestead Rd., in Vilas
on Tuesday afternoon.
Board Denies Templetons Special Use Permit
The Boone Board of Adjustment denied a special
use permit application from developer Phil Templeton
to build a medical clinic off State Farm Road.
Trust Fund Grants
Aid Conservation Efforts
Watauga County received a helping of conservation support
in the last round of N.C. Natural Heritage Trust Fund
We Are From Whence We Came
Wilkesboro Designated Preserve America Community