cadet honored for leadership and academic achievement
Cadet 1st Lt. Max Robertson, a member of the local
Civil Air Patrol chapter, the Boone Composite Squadron
Gap Ruritan receives national awards
Since it was chartered in July 1991, Deep Gap
Ruritan has had a big impact upon the community it serves
and has often reached beyond its borders
Lees-McRae names new president
The Lees-McRae College Board of Trustees has elected
Scott Colley, president emeritus of Berry College in Georgia
Mock trial puts hockey players in the penalty booth
On the night of April 27, there was a trial going
on at the Watauga County Courthouse.
Barbour wins Optimist Club essay contest
Andrew Barbour, a senior at Watauga High School,
recently won the Optimist Club of Boones essay contest
based on a theme of The Power of Youth.
Firefighter fan donates birthday money
A birthday party turned into a fundraising event
for 6-year-old Miles Spell.
ASU stages full-scale drill
More than 100 emergency personnel gathered on
the campus of Appalachian State University on Wednesday
for a full-scale drill.
United Front: Mediation and Restorative Justice Center
Creating Opportunities for peace, safety and well-being
Watauga County student is state winner in Soil and Water
Nate Estus, a fifth-grade student at Valle Crucis
Elementary School, has won first place in the State Soil
and Water Poster Contest.
named top teacher
Art teacher Dacia Trethewey, who teaches at Parkway
School four days each week and at Bethel one day each week
Golf tourney raises $90,000 for Crossnore School
Eighty-six golfers met at Linville Resorts May
14 for an exciting day of golf during the 11th annual Crossnore
Childrens Golf Classic.
Day observance held May 25 at ASU
ASU offers Summer Craft Enrichment classes
Registration is now open for the summer classes for
the Michael R. Patricelli Craft Enrichment Program at Appalachian
hosts New River expedition this summer
The National Committee for the New River will
conduct a river-length expedition along the New River this
summer beginning on July 20.
ASU hosts renewable energy workshop series May 22
Grady named chair of ASUs Department of Art
Michael Grady has been named chair of Appalachian
State Universitys Department of Art effective Aug.
They ought to be in pictures