Community and Business

On Saturday, April 2, the Toe River Arts Council opens its 10th anniversary exhibition of metal work from blacksmiths participating in downtown Spruce Pine’s Fire on the Mountain Festival.

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute celebrated a new class of Nurse Aides, from both the Caldwell and Watauga campuses, with a course completion ceremony on Wednesday, March 9 at the J.E. Broyhill Civic Center in Lenoir.

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute celebrated the graduation of 13 students from the Caldwell Campus Truck Driver Training program during a ceremony on Wednesday, March 9 at the J.E. Broyhill Civic Center in Lenoir.

The Hardin Park School Gold team won the elementary grades championship in the Watauga County Schools Battle of the Books held Monday at the Reich College of Education at Appalachian State University.

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute will host Conor Grennan, author of Little Princes: One Man’s Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal, for its 2016 Laurette LePrevost Writers Symposium.