Town Council Tables Panhandling Ordinance Changes, Rejects Water Intake Project Bids

The Boone Town Council voted to table changes to the town’s panhandling ordinance in Thursday’s meeting.

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Late Rally Gives 'Dads 6th Straight Win

Lakewood, NJ - The red-hot Hickory Crawdads won their sixth straight game Saturday night in New Jersey, thanks to a two-out, RBI single by Frandy De La Rosa in the top of the 10th inning in a 3-2 win against the Lakewood BlueClaws at FirstEngergy Park.

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Pet Patrol

Found: Black Lab Female

On July 20th, a black lab female was found on Winkler's Creek Road. She is wearing a pink collar; but has no tags, or microchip. She is very sweet and friendly. For more information please call 828-264-0002.


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Community and Business

Round Up For Humane Society At Bare Essentials

Be Natural Market, formerly Bare Essentials Natural Market, will be asking customers to "Round Up" their purchases to benefit the Watauga Humane Society during the month of August.

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Obituaries(Funeral Homes)

Ernie Lee Rhymer

Ernie Lee Rhymer, age 71, of Shacktown Road, Yadkinville, a native and former resident of Watauga County, passed away Wednesday afternoon, July 20, 2016, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston-Salem.

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