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Performance poet to read in a week

Performance poet doris davenport, who prefers the lowercase spelling of her name, will read from her work a week from today

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Anti-smoking shot looks promising

The Associated Press reported yesterday that a new shot could help people stop smoking.

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23.8 million help protect NC land

A trust fund gave 23.8 million to help preserve over 100,000 acres of land in North Carolina.


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Ski Season kicks offSki season is starting in the High Country. 
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Aycock's turn

The runoff is over and planning board member Liz Aycock is the unofficial victor in Boone- and she couldn’t be more excited.

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Sawmills rejects referendum

A 9.8 million bond referendum to fund a public sewer system was rejected by Sawmills voters last night.

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Sugar Mountain Council Changeup

Sugar Mountain’s race proved victorious for newcomer Nancy Crawford.

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Blue Ridge Electric WarningBlue Ridge Electric is warning its customers about a possible scam.
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Burning Ban STILL in effectNorth Carolina forest rangers want to remind residents that a statewide burning ban is STILL in effect, despite recent rainfalls. Full Story
 
ASU receives grant to host educators

Appalachian State University has been selected to host two groups of Egyptian educators- and is receiving $213,652

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Ashe races: Long-time Ashe politician upset

Long-time Ashe politician, West Jefferson's incumbent mayor Dale Baldwin (146 votes) lost the race to Christmas tree farmer Dale Hudler (184 votes).

 

 

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Wilkes Elections: Ronda write-ins and Wilkesboro's Inscore

Wilkes County Election results had a few surprises, namely Wilkesboro’s councilman turned mayor-elect.

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Beech: Tied for third, Newcomer upsets incumbentBeech Mountain Town Council newcomer Alan Holcombe took the election with 113 votes. 
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Seven Devils: Too close for comfortSeven Devils Town Council race was close- so close that things could change during Tuesday canvassing. 
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Aycock takes the race

Boone’s hotly contested runoff is over- with planning board member Liz Aycock the clear victor.

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Blowing Rock incumbent falls

Unofficial results say incumbent Blowing Rock councilman Rita Wiseman is out of the race.


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Lenoir Mayor Narrowly Re-elected

Lenoir mayor David (Buddy) Barlow staved off a strong 11th-hour write-in challenge by Debra Venti Tuesday.

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Avery County Unofficial Results: Sugar Mountain Upset

Sugar Mountain’s race was the one to watch.

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Aycock and Wilcox: Campaigning hardIt’s runoff time in Boone. Last month, incumbent Dempsey Wilcox lost his council seat to planning board member Liz Aycock by 4 votes.  Full Story
 
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