Community and Business

In partnership with the Watauga Substance Abuse Prevention coalition (WSAP), six Watauga High School students attended the Carolina Youth Leadership Initiative (CYLI) at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina, June 12 -14.

Blowing Rock Mayor J.B. Lawrence was elected to a three year term on the Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation’s Board of Directors during Thursday’s annual meeting.

You’re invited to join the Town of Boone for a full day of activities planned to celebrate July 4th.

“The opioid epidemic is one of the most pressing public health issues in the United States today,” said U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell in a statement March 11.

Reba Moretz figured that in all of her years she had never been to the dedication of a bridge until Thursday. The bridge dedication was in honor of her and her husband.