Community and Business

The Rotary Club of Blowing celebrated a great year of leadership and fund raising at the Annual Banquet and Installation of Officers held at Chetola Resort. Funds raised for charitable endeavors

The Town of Boone has a full day of activities planned to celebrate the July 4th holiday. Activities begin at 11:00 am on King Street in downtown Boone with the annual July 4th parade. Please join us
as we honor our Grand Marshalls, Bricca and Sonny Sweet and celebrate

Watauga Humane Society (WHS) has been receiving more feral and outdoor cats than it can care for and place in homes or barns and is seeking the community’s help to manage the outdoor and feral cat population. WHS has been told to expect to receive as many as 60 cats from

Hospitality House is rolling out the welcome mat for its Wilkes County friends and supporters on Monday June 30. Serving Wilkes County for nearly twenty years, Hospitality House is hosting a Down Home Fish Fry and Open House to thank the Wilkes County community for their ongoing support.

The second concert of the summer series “Concerts in the Park” will be The Major Sevens.  The concert is on Thursday, June 26th at 6:30pm and is free. The band is made up of guitarist Brooks Forsyth, fiddler Drayton Aldridge and Robert Hunt, contributing the mandolin and backup guitar.