Community and Business

A Family Fun Festival at Watauga High School on Saturday, May 16 will offer local families the chance to enjoy a great time while supporting the Extended Learning Center (ELC) afterschool program of the Watauga County Schools.  The event, which runs from 1-5 p.m., will feature

Green Valley School has embarked on a new project – THEATRE!  For the first time since anyone can remember, Green Valley is producing a theatre production, Willy Wonka.  Auditions were last December and the children have been rehearsing ever since.  The cast and of course, their parents!

Early in his career, Joe Chamberlain learned how to react to the unexpected. More than once the Ashe County Realtor® would be busy taking potential buyers to a property for sale when the hazards of mountain driving called for quick action. “I can recall on a few occasions

F.A.R.M. Cafe is pleased to announce it will be taking its mission to feed all regardless of means out into the High Country region beyond Boone. Thanks to a generous donation received through the Women’s Fund of the Blue Ridge. The first F.A.R.M. Pop-up Cafe will be held this

First grade teacher Katie Matthews of Valle Crucis School has been chosen as a recipient of the Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Award for Science and Mathematics Teachers, a highly competitive grant that provides $175,000 over five years to support exemplary and