Programs Offer Free
and Reduced Costs on Prescription Drugs
There have been many times when people everywhere have had
to choose between food, heat or medicine.
Mountain Hearts to Hold
'Biggest Loser' Competition
The Mountain Hearts Center for Prevention and Wellness and
Ashe Memorial Hospital will be holding an open competition to find
out who will be the biggest "losers" in Ashe County.
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Arrested After Shooting on Mulatto Mountain Road
A shooting on Mulatto Mountain Road in West Jefferson
almost turned fatal on the night of Thursday, May 21,
when the 911 Center received a call
and Bar Owners Respond to Smoking Ban
Note: This is the second part of a two-part series.
On Tuesday, May 19, North Carolina Governor Beverly Perdue
signed House Bill 2 into law
Republicans Gather for Lincoln Day Luncheon
Ashe County Republicans gathered together Saturday, May
30 to fellowship with one another and pay homage to one
of the party's most beloved members.
Children Don't Have to Cost You a Fortune
While last week I wrote about some ways to save money on
your wedding expenses, this week I decided to look for tips
and ideas to help save money on expenses dealing with your
Point: Land of the Free, Sort of
Sometimes you hear something that makes you think.
News of the
Belle Reed to be Inducted into Blue Ridge Music Hall of
The late Ola Belle Reed currently has an annual music
festival in her honor, held in Lansing, and has been recognized
by The Smithsonian Institution in Washington
Arts Center Receiving 'Postcards from the Edge'
Artists across seven counties were issued a simple challenge:
create a work of art, using any media, but limit the work
to the size of a postcard.
Fundraiser to Be Held Saturday in Marion
Ashe County resident Patty Barker is still fighting Melanoma.
Raffle and More To Benefit High Country Health Care Hospice
High Country Health Care System Hospice and Home Health
will begin a quilt raffle on June 8, with tickets available
through Aug. 4.
Dawg Landscaping: Two Guys, One Mission
Coming off an Honorable Mention in Mountain Times Publication's
People's Choice Awards, Charlie Morgan, owner/operator
of Top Dawg Landscaping
Being Accepted to Aid Two-Year-Old's Hippotherapy
Henry Byrd, the son of Sarah and James Byrd of Hays, was
born June 18, 2007.
Donates Kidney to Friend of Nine Months
37-year-old Brian Coffey of West Jefferson will get a new
lease on life on Tuesday, June 9
Raises More Than $7,000 for Clinic
Thunder storms and soggy fairways weren't enough to keep
golfers away from the second annual Ashe County Free Medical
Clinic charity golf tournament.
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