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bullet Health Forum sets strategies for Ashe
More than 70 health care and other professionals from across Ashe County gathered together Feb. 20 for the annual Health and Quality of Life Community Forum.





Wednesday Morning Drug Sweep Leads To Arrest Of 17 Suspects.

The Ashe County Sheriffs Office continued rounding up suspected drug dealers Wednesday as part of a drug sweep they're calling Operation Sleepy Eye.


Land Use Committee plans public forums
Ashe County Board of Commissioners Chairman Richard Blackburn pitched the Land Transfer Tax referendum at the monthly meeting of the Comprehensive Land Use Committee last week



Leviton flips switch
It's lights out at River Plant in the wake of U.S. housing slump



Tax vote still tops on county agenda
Ashe County Commissioners held their regular meeting March 17 at the courthouse.



Land Transfer Tax still hot topic


Financial Clearance
After two years of waiting, the way is now clear for former
employees of Ashe Living Center to obtain 401(k) investment monies.



Boogie on the Backstreet
This past weekend was the grand opening of Andrea's Country Cabin and a celebration of all the new businesses on the Backstreet in downtown West Jefferson.



Fleet Feet Cloggers bring home awards from Gatlinburg
Fleet Feet Cloggers Win The Fleet Feet Cloggers recently attended Smoky Mountain Encore, a clogging work-shop and competition in Gatlinburg, Tenn.



Pegram's talk on memoir will benefit New River group
Former NC State Park Ranger Tim Pegram has written a travel memoir about his recent trek along the Blue Ridge Parkway




Ashe Art Center

ACLT Children's Hour Opens April 3
Ashe County Little Theatre's cast and crew are hard at work on their spring production, The Children's Hour

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Local electronics firm back on its feet
A little more than a month after it shut its doors for the day sending a
scare through Ashe County economic circles



Easter Bunny visits Ashe County Park
The Easter Bunny came to town a day early on Saturday. He hopped into Ashe County Park in the wee hours of the morning, allowing plenty of time to deliver nearly 2,000 eggs.




Wilkes man uses firepower to help fire victims
The New Year did not come with much hope for two elderly sisters in Wilkes County.



I'm sorry you didn't know
"The views expressed in this commentary are those of the writer and in no way represent the opinions of the Mountain Times or any of its affiliated publications."
Here's My Point: I'm sorry if you didn't know that they lie, but they do.


Mount Jefferson Child Development Center

Mount Jefferson Child Development Center has received a 5-star rating, the highest ranking given by the North Carolina Division of Child Development.


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Ski Report


Hatchery-supported trout waters to open
The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will open approximately 1,120 miles
of "Hatchery-Supported Trout Waters" in 25 western North Carolina countie

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