Community and Business

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute’s Compass Students recently competed in the Cheer LTD Nationals at CANAM Competition in Myrtle Beach S.C. in both the cheer and dance categories.

The Blue Ridge Electric Members Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2014 grant cycle and will continue through the application deadline date of August 31, 2014.

About 38 percent of the population is eligible to donate blood; however, only three percent actually do. The American Red Cross is encouraging individuals to join those who have stepped up to help save lives by donating blood or platelets.

The Watauga Extension Spotlight ventured out of the AM-1450 WATA studios this week to talk to NC Small Farmer of the Year Bill Moretz and others attending the NC Small Farms Week Kickoff at Boone United Methodist Church in Boone on March 24.

Brain Food Boone is a brand new enrichment service provider, focused on building confidence and increasing motivation for all levels of learners.