Urges Local Conservation
With 93 of North Carolinas 100 counties experiencing
extreme or severe drought conditions, Governor Mike Easley
has asked city
and county officials across the state to implement water
conservation measures locally.
to Health Task Force
State Sen. Steve Goss (D-45) has been named to the states
Health Task Force 2008. The task force will meet Oct. 10
in Raleigh for a kickoff meeting.
Derby casts off this weekend
Ashe County Parks and Recreation and the North Carolina
Wildlife Resources Commission will host the Fall Youth
Catfish Derby Saturday Sept. 22 at Ashe County Park. The
gates will open at 7 a.m. rain or shine.
Storytelling to the Ancestors
The art of storytelling will come alive on Wed. Sept.
26 as well-known storyteller Sylvia Porter comes to Ashe
County to entertain and inform the Friends of the Library.
feeds small business dreams
Following that old family recipe is one thing. Negotiating
the red-tape ridden, regulatory tangle of health safety
codes necessary to turn that recipe into a business is
quite another matter.
Claims Construction Trades'
Ashe County High School teacher Steve Scott expects a lot
from his students. Last week he showed his students he not
only talks the talk, he does a pretty good job of walking
the walk. >>FULL STORY
Phoebe's Education Fund
Mobility pooch needs funds for graduation >>FULL STORY
Central Hosts Super Fall Brawl
Wrestling All Star Promotions will present a night of
wrestling with the Super Fall Brawl at Family Central
Gym in Jefferson on Saturday, Sept. 22. Bell time is 7:30