Community Garden Benefit Planned For August 26
To everything there is a season. A time to plant, a time
to reap, and a time to raise funds. The Leola Street Community
Garden will host its second annual fund-raiser festival
Aug. 26, also raising awareness for local food and sustainable
Sale Benefits Community
Appalachian State Universitys Appalachian and the
Community Together office (ACT) will be holding their seventh
annual BIG Sale this Saturday, Aug. 18 at Legends in Boone.
NASCAR Driver Helps Humane Society
Fund Mends Broken Lives
According to the Centers of Disease Control, domestic violence
is a serious, preventable health problem, which affects
more than 32 million Americans.
Bar, Gourmet Shop Opens In Blowing Rock
Gadabouts Catering has opened a coffee bar and gourmet shop
in the Green Park Inn.
Country United Way Takes Giant Leap Of Faith
Fundraising Goal For 2007-2008 Set At $600,000
and Gold Returns to ASU Campus
As alumni and friends of Appalachian State University stroll
the campus, they may have noticed something missingthe
schools colors of black and gold.
Attend After-School Programs
Western Youth Network (WYN) is gearing up to once again
offer after-school services to local middle-school aged
Navigates Mental Health Care Maze
While providing services for those with mental and emotional
disabilities is largely an invisible issue, Katherine Royster
deals with it every day.
Agencies To Prevent Elder and Disabled Abuse
Community-based organizations and agencies across Watauga
County are coming together to protect and promote the health
and welfare of elderly
Fulbright Scholars Visit High Country
From biology lectures to Grandfather Mountain to fried okra,
a group of Pakistani Fulbright scholars are learning American
teaching techniques with a touch of Southern hospitality.
Expo This Weekend
The Belk of Boone Mall will be hosting Bridal Expo and Bridal
Fashion Show on Sunday, August 19 from 1-4pm.
Grassroots Grants Deadline is September 7
Watauga County organizations planning arts-related activities
are invited to apply for Grassroots Grants for the 2007-2008