Community and Business

We are going to hold a 5K run/walk/jog for Justin. As many of you know, Justin has been fighting cancer and its MANY complications for the past 3 years. Currently, he is very ill with Norovirus but when he is well and gets some strength back, he will be needing 2 transplants (another

High Country Community Supported Agriculture, a multi-farm cooperative food-system project linking consumers to locally grown organic produce, has moved to a new home. After founding the project and supplying years of volunteer labor and management, Valle Crucis-based Maverick Farms

Building on the momentum of a recovering economy was the focus of Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation's Community Leaders Council (CLC) session this week featuring economist Dr. Harry Davis, CEO Doug Johnson, and Joe Furman,

Boone Police detective has been featured on national television for her perseverance, faith, and hope in the face of the harrowing situations and heartbreak she often faces on the job.

To help older adults learn how to prevent falls, Appalachian State University’s BlueShield of North Carolina Institute for Health and Human Services will begin offering free monthly CHAMP screenings at the Lois E. Harrill Senior Center April through November.