Students Learn To Roll With Life
Academy Concludes With Presentations
Centers Future Uncertain
The future of the current Visitor Information Center
in Boone could be up in the air as the state finalizes plans
for a new center in the county.
Planners OK New WHS
Watauga County could score an A on conditional
rezoning for a new Watauga High School, after the Boone
Area Planning Commission recommended conditional approval
for such a designation.
Town Tinkers With Water
And Sewer Rules
The Boone Town Council got its feet wet with further
amendments to the water and sewer use ordinance.
Local Schools Have
What Parents Want
For a fee, parents can learn about different schools
and schools systems through SchoolMatchs Web site,
helping them make decisions about which schools their children
ASU Trustees Approve
A university college at the university?
Town Plans July 4 Parade
Participants Encouraged To Walk
From Boone Budget
Area non-profit organizations stand to profit from
town of Boone funding.
Pisgah Wildfires Mostly
The three wildfires at the Pisgah National Forest
in Burke County are now 80 percent contained. As of 5 p.m.
Monday evening, a total of 2,824 acres had burned.
High Country Audubon
Birds of a feather flock together, and bird followers also
tend to congregate in aviary euphoria.
Project Inches Forward
Only a few road blocks remain for the town of Boones
Howard Street revitalization project.
Green Building In The
Think living green means suffering and doing
without modern conveniences?
State Sales Tax To
The state sales tax is scheduled to drop from 4.25
percent to 4 percent in July.
Town Reviews Budget
Wed like to report there will be no tax increase.
Shook Lawsuits Progressing
One year has passed since two former employees of the Watauga
County Sheriffs Office filed federal sexual harassment
lawsuits against then-sheriff Mark Shook and Watauga County
without signs of resolution anytime soon.