Community and Business

Watauga High School’s honors acting troupe, the Pioneer Playmakers, carried the program’s long history of excellence into another year at the North Carolina Theater Conference’s High School Play Festival. The group earned a “Superior” rating for their show “Mea Culpa,” and secured the opportunity to perform at the state level festival. 

Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation is sharing the new logo its members and customers of its subsidiary, Blue Ridge Energies, LLC, will begin seeing over the coming month, as the two companies transition to the single operating name of Blue Ridge Energy.

The North Carolina Recreation and Park Association is proud to name Tommy Burleson as the 2016 Special Citation Award Winner.

Giving back to help a cause that’s close to the hearts of customers and employees is what “Fueling the Fight” is all about for Blue Ridge Energies, the propane subsidiary of Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation.

With winter approaching, Watauga County Schools Superintendent Dr. Scott Elliott is reminding parents and families how the school system makes and communicates decisions about school closings and other changes resulting from inclement weather.