Sunday's WATA Sports Report....

WHS Volleyball Remains Undefeated....BOONE - The Watauga High volleyball team racked up two wins on Saturday in a tri-match with West Forsyth and Southern Alamance at Lentz-Eggers Gym.

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App State Sports News....

APP STATE POSITION PREVIEW: Defensive Backs....BOONE, N.C. - Tenacity and consistency are just some of the words that describe last season’s Appalachian State Football defensive backs unit.

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Pet Patrol

Lost: Solid Black Cat

On August 12th, a male cat went missing from Russ Cornett Road. He is completely black and neutered. If found please call 828-719-7189


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Community and Business

Blue Ridge EMC Recognizes Long Time Employees

Employees of Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation and its heating fuels subsidiary, Blue Ridge Energies, LLC, were recently recognized for their years of service during an employee awards dinner at The Walker Center on the campus of Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro.

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Obituaries(Funeral Homes)

Dennis Butch Triplett

Dennis Butch Triplett, age 62, of Old US Highway 421 South, Boone, passed away Monday morning, August 22, 2016, at Cannon Memorial Hospital in Linville.

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