Meeting explores homeless issues
Homelessness is coming to Ashe County, actually it is already
Star Prepares Christmas Trees To Help Seniors
Appalachian Senior Programs is preparing for its 6th annual
project to assist senior citizens. Project Star
will place Christmas trees in businesses in West Jefferson
and Jefferson by Nov. 9.
You Asked Doubleheader!
We greatly appreciate the continued input from readers about
the issues that concern them. This week a double dose of
investigation for you.
Board votes to follow rules
The Ashe County Planning Board met in regular session Nov.
1 with new officers in place, but an old issue soon emerged
causing heated debate between board members and conservation
While I normally send you updates on legislation of interest
in the General Assembly, I want to reach out to you today
for another reason: I am sharing my concern for how our
district, state and local communities address our long term
needs for water.
meet at Cheap Joes
Anyone in business, interested in starting, expanding or
diversifying a business, or connected to the business world
is invited to attend a meeting of the High Country Business
Markets, website sprout this month
Ashe County farmers market debuts new website and announces
holiday market schedule
salute at ACHS
The Ashe County High School Chorus and student body will
honor veterans and service members at its 2nd annual Veterans
Celebration this Friday.
ROTC is A-OK
from Appalachian State Universitys ROTC program continued
their tradition of placing among the top three schools competing
in the annual Eastern Region (ROTC) 5th Brigades Ranger
Goes to Washington
Phoebe, a local assistance dog-in-training for Bob Breland
of Ashe County, is shown in front of the Nations capital.
When Lion Bill Shatley of the West Jefferson Lions Club
found himself lying in a hospital bed with a broken hip
and shoulder in Dec. 2006