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July 13, 2018. Community members will come together on Saturday, Aug. 4 for a good cause to help children in need around Watauga County... [Read More]
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July 13, 2018. Local Banner Elk favorite the Bayou Smokehouse and Grill, and the adjacent Bayou General Store have a lot of events and... [Read More]
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July 13, 2018. On Friday, the House passed H.R. 50, the Unfunded Mandates Information and Transparency Act (UMITA) introduced by Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-NC)... [Read More]
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July 13, 2018. Students in Appalachian State University's Department of Sustainable Technology and the Built Environment are spending five weeks this summer embracing a... [Read More]
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July 13, 2018. At the opening night of The Wiz, Lees-McRae College renamed their theatre stage in honor of Sandi Finci Solomon. Originally from... [Read More]
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July 13, 2018. Recent Appalachian State University Baseball alumni, Luke Watts, brought the heat with his professional pitching debut on June 22. Appearing for... [Read More]
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July 13, 2018. Approximately 300,000 people visit Grandfather Mountain each year to see the bears. About 930 people visit Grandfather Mountain each year to... [Read More]
July 13, 2018. Another minor earthquake was recorded in Avery County marking the second one to strike the area this week. The 1.9 magnitude... [Read More]
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July 12, 2018. Beech Mountain Resort continues celebrating their 50th Anniversary with two shows left in their Summer Concert Series. Last weekend, they started... [Read More]
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July 12, 2018. Plans for the 2018 On the Same Page Literary Festival are taking shape and many outstanding opportunities for readers, writers, and book fans... [Read More]
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July 12, 2018. The Mayview Plaza construction work recently finished up in Blowing Rock, signaling the completion of the second phase of the Laurel... [Read More]
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July 11, 2018. On Saturday, July 14, Nate Fischer will be leading Redistricting Reform 101, a forum on gerrymandering and non-partisan map making in... [Read More]
July 11, 2018. Town of Newland Finance Officer Lisa Meinhardt submitted her resignation during the last regular monthly meeting of its Board of Aldermen... [Read More]
July 11, 2018. By a 4-0 vote, the Avery County Commissioners adopted a resolution to add a sales and use tax referendum to the... [Read More]
July 11, 2018. Looking to stay up-to-date on what's happening in your neighborhood? Want to keep an eye on criminal activity in your area?... [Read More]
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July 11, 2018. If you haven't heard of the plans to build a new section of Greenway between Boone and Blowing Rock, by the... [Read More]
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