Humane Society reschedules sale
Ashe County Humane Society has scheduled its 4th annual
Rummage Sale for Friday and Saturday, August 8-9.
Watson performs in Todd Aug 9
Doc Watson's concert in Todd on August 9 is a fund-raiser
for community projects and the James 'Crow' Parsons Memorial
to give concert to benefit library
Some old fashioned foot tapping, mountain music is in store
for Ashe County on Sept. 5
State fair online ticket sales
Tickets for the 2008 N.C. State Fair will go on sale at
www.ncstatefair.org at 8 a.m. Friday, Aug.1, including admission,
ride, grandstand and Dorton Arena entertainment tickets
OBR fest headliners
Pinecastle recording artists The Dixie Bee-Liners will headline
the Third Annual Ola Belle Reed Homecoming Festival
Belle Fest welcomes Chicago band
Tangleweed, a band of five forward looking musical reactionaries
from Chicago, is very pleased to be traveling to North Carolina
in the good old summer time
While most of the people in the hurried and harried United
States are longing for the good ole days, residents of the
High Country are still living them!
Convention set for Saturday
The crowds will gather at Ashe County Park in West Jefferson
on Saturday for the
38th Annual Ol' Time Fiddler's Convention
to join Doc Watson for Todd concert
When Doc Watson takes the stage at Todd's Cook Memorial
Park at on Aug. 9,
his grandson Richard will not be sitting next to him.
& Thunder' rumbles through Wilkes
Auditions for Wilkes Playmakers production of "Moonshine
& Thunder - The Junior Johnson Story" will be held
at Benton Hall
Lane Sock Hop
A local historic cabin proprietor and antique auto restorer
is planning to
offer 'ol school sock hop dances on Saturday nights.
publishes fifth novel
Daniel Hill Zafren, has just published Not Lost - Just Not
Found, his fifth novel.
announces 2008 art classes in Glendale Springs
The Paul and Florence Thomas Memorial Art School, on Trading
Post Road in Glendale Springs, the newest addition to the
High Country's rich and varied art scene, announces its
inaugural season of workshop classes out at the new campus.