News

A Bird Causes Widespread Power Outage In Avery County

There was a wide spread power outage this morning that affected a large part of Avery County.

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Sports

Fedora Signs an Extension....

Larry Fedora will be in Chapel Hill for a while....

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Pet Patrol

Lost at Cone Manor (MP294): 7 year old lab/hound mix.

Our dog ran off around 5:00 PM on May 24th. We were walking the Maze near Chetola in Blowing Rock. She is a 7 year old lab/hound mix. Black with big floppy ears and an orange collar. The collar has her name and the phone number 406-570-8745 (my husband). You can reach us at that number, 828-773-3199, or 828-295-3740

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Community and Business

Grandfather Mountain Presents: The Remarkable Rhododendron Ramble

The Remarkable Rhododendron Ramble

Grandfather Mountain guided walks celebrate rhododendron blooms

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Obituaries(Funeral Homes)

James A. "Chef" Welch

James A. "Chef" Welch, age 52, of Wilson Ridge Road, Boone, passed away Monday afternoon, May 22, 2017, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

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