Community and Business

The 19th edition of WinterFest in Blowing Rock, from Thursday, January 26 through Sunday, January 29, will include more events and activities than ever before, from daytime to dusk and beyond. And, as always, it’s about contrast.

A Watauga County school teacher and a staff member were honored at the January Board of Education meeting.

The town of Banner Elk and Ensemble Stage have entered a partnership that will allow Ensemble Stage to move its operations and performances from Blowing Rock to a permanent home at the Historic Banner Elk School.

The transition from middle to high school can sometimes be difficult, both for students and their parents. But the Watauga County Schools Student Services department, in conjunction with GEAR UP, is stepping in to help.

The Watauga Medical Society Continuing Medical Education Lecture is set for Monday, January 16, 2017, 7:00pm.