Community and Business

The North Carolina Department of Public Safety is extending the deadline to Dec. 1 for its Litter Free NC school video contest.

(Boone, NC) - Boone Urology Center became a member of Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS) on November 1, 2015. The practice, which is located less than a mile from Watauga Medical Center, joined Appalachian Regional Medical Associates (ARMA), the healthcare systems multi-specialty practice corporation.

Boone Moose Lodge 1805 welcomes The Buck Haggard Band for a fun Halloween party and dance on Saturday, October 31 from 8pm -12am at the lodge, located at 607 Deerfield Road in Boone. Cover is $6 and the public is invited.

Boone, NC— On Saturday, November 7, from 10am to 12pm, the Watauga County Public Library will host this a comics-making workshop for teens and tweens. The event will be held in the Library’s meeting room and is free and open to the public.

BOONE – Technology devices can be powerful tools, but they also can distract us and contribute to a machine-like culture that often brings dissatisfaction to our lives, according to Dr. David Levy, who visited Appalachian State University as the 2015 Belk Distinguished Lecturer.