Blazing Saddles Fundraiser Tickets On Sale Now
Tickets for Blazing Saddles raffle fundraiser are
now on sale, but they are going quickly.
Resource Alliance Sponsors Support Groups
Last week we introduced our readers to the relatively new
Cancer Resource Alliance formed by a group of volunteers,
many of whom are cancer survivors and recognize the need
for additioanl support
Offers Free Childrens Activities
Watauga County Library Childrens Services will be
offering several fun and educational events next week. And
its free! Youth Services librarian Judith Winecoff
Planned For Bass Lake
Bass Lake near Blowing Rock has long been a place for relaxation
and recreation, but now it will be a little more weighted
on the rest portion.
Hopes To Expand Operations
The owners of Hawksnest Ski Resort in Seven Devils have
submitted another application to expand ski operations onto
a portion of the property that formerly housed a golf course.
Stores Creative Photographers to Benefit Downtown
As a part of the kickoff for the Downtown Boone campaign
for more public art, the Mast General Store will hold an
exhibition and sale featuring the work of several employees,
who just happen to have a photographic eye.
Easy Being Green
Think living green means suffering and doing
without modern conveniences? Not so, according to Gerry
Leaders Join ARHS Foundation Board
Appalachian Regional Healthcare Foundation recently invited
Tom Dale, Director of Golf at the Linville Golf Club, and
Missy Harrill, consultant to the vacation rental trade,
to join ten other community leaders as members of its 2007
Board of Directors.
Students Participate In Oral History Project
Jennifer Cohen-Jordan and Leila Weinstein spent part of
their summer in Plains, Ga., to conduct an oral history
project for the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site (JCNHS)
Edwards Honored For Service To The Community
Shirlee Gaines Edwards has been in the business of community
service all her life, and continues to be a fervent child
advocate in her 70s.
Dew Is 2007 Fashion Show Coordinator
Elegance and grace are words associated with Rita Dew, coordinator
for the 30th Annual Blowing Rock Hospital Fashion Show and
Linda Tiffany Retires As Principal At Bethel
Mary Linda Tiffany said her grandmother always said success
Raffles Limited Edition Colt 44
To Benefit Foster Children
Saturdays Yard Sale Will Go A Long Way To Provide
Promotes Public Art Installations
Itll be a busy week for the Downtown Boone Development
Association, but its all in the name of art.
Takes The Helm At BRRLT
The Blue Ridge Rural Land Trust has welcomed Walter Clark,
winner of North Carolinas prestigious Old North State
Award, as deputy director.
Named GM Of Hound Ears Club
Randy Page has been named general manager of the Hound Ears
Club, being promoted after two years as assistant manager.