Community and Business

The proposed widening of a section of N.C. 105 will be a hot topic of a public meeting in Watauga County next Monday night. 

Watauga High School Junior Kelsey Marlett — one of two student members of the Watauga County Board of Education — is determined to use her tenure on the school board to make an impact on her community, and in her first year with the panel, she has already begun in earnest. 

The Friends of the Watauga County Public Library are holding their Holiday Book Sale.

Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation has announced that John Coffey has joined the cooperative as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.