Community and Business

The stunning and rare pink-shell azalea is now in bloom on Grandfather Mountain, offering visitors unparalleled access to the shrub native to only a few western North Carolina counties. The delicate pink blossoms typically appear in late April or early May, arriving even before leaves appear on the hardy branches.

Boone's heritage radio station AM-1450 WATA and Clark Tire New Market Center are proud to present the Teacher of the Month award to Bethel School's Adrienne Stumb.

Join Will and Ann Schmid for a Singalong Master Class on Saturday, May 10, and rediscover the importance of singing in our lives, communities, schools and churches. As president of NAfME (MENC, '94-96), Will created the original "Get America Singing . . . Again!" campaign which involved Pete Seeger

F.A.R.M. Cafe at 617 West King Street in Boone will begin its third year of “feeding all regardless of means” with a celebration at the Cafe on Saturday May 3 from 11 AM until 2 PM.   The celebration will feature a special menu, live music, a raffle for the F.A.R.M. Cafe Garden Spot, and recognition

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