Last week, Duke Energy Corporation announced plans to spend $1.8 billion to build a single coal-fired power unit at its Cliffside plant.
Former Ashe County Sheriff “Corkey” Miller passed away last week in Florida at the age of 77.
It was an afternoon of praise and fellowship in Charlotte yesterday, as the Billy Graham Library was dedicated. Three former U.S. presidents were present for the occasion: Jimmy Carter, George Bush Sr. and Bill Clinton.
Possible street closures to make way for construction of a new Watauga High
School met opposition from neighborhood residents at last night’s meeting in
the current Watauga High School’s auditorium.