Community and Business

The Children’s Council of Watauga County has announced that there are still spaces available for free pre-kindergarten classes at Cove Creek School and Valle Crucis School.

Appalachian State University’s Health and Physical Education (HPE) Program announces the start of its Home School Physical Education Program for the 2016-17 academic year.

The following were recognized at the most recent Watauga County Board of Education Meeting:

Hardin Park School remembered the losses and heroism of 9/11 with a Patriot Day celebration Friday that included a flag-lowering ceremony by cadets of the Watauga High School JROTC, the playing of the national anthem and America the Beautiful by Hardin Park students, and a hallway parade in the school for local emergency response personnel.