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Special meeting to review landscaping proposalA Hickory regulation to improve landscaping and buffering will be reviewed at a special meeting today. 
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Car accident on Flint HillA car accident on Flint Hill Road last night kept emergency personnel busy for awhile this evening. 
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Friend Frye on MySpace

Avery County Sheriff Kevin Frye is getting high tech in his efforts to prevent crime.

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"Bee burning" leads to wild fire

Firefighters in Wilkes responded to a fire in the Wilbar area yesterday evening- and, according to N.C. Forest Ranger Jody Brady, the blaze started in a unique way.

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Heat to close schools early again

Schools in Watauga County will close early today- the elementary schools at 12:30 and the high school at 1:00, due to the heat wave.

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McCall could face 23 years

44-year-old David Kenneth McCall of Spruce Pine could face a maximum sentence of 23 years if convicted of the nine felonies hes charged with.

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McHenry campaign worker: prosecution deferred

26-year-old Michael Aaron Lay of Raleigh, a former campaign worker for 10th District Representative Patrick McHenry, has been granted a deferred prosecution in Gaston County Superior Court.

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A&H Fair Tractor: Take two

Newland residents may see a new tractor where the Avery County Agriculture & Horticulture Fair tractor sat- and this one is chained to a telephone pole.

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Heat still on at GrandfatherYesterday the daily high temperature record was broken at Grandfather Mountain: For the third day in a row. 
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Keeping pets cool in the heat

Local veterinarian Dr. Howard Johnson has some advice for pet-owners this week.

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Another counterfeit bill: Deputies have a suspectA woman in a burgundy car allegedly used a 20-dollar bill to buy part of a tank of gasoline in Wilkes- and deputies think they know who the bill-passer is. 
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Gospel singing: out of the heat

Its time for the 25th Annual Everette Greene Memorial Gospel Singing Jubilee- and this year, its going to be inside and out of the heat.

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Landslide surveys underwayIn 2004, a landslide brought about by Hurricane Ivan killed four people, including a pregnant woman in Macon County. 
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West Jefferson: Handpicked by GovernorGovernor Mike Easley has chosen West Jefferson to participate in the North Carolina Small Town Main Street program. 
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AFP gets new director, NC Policy Watch makes announcement

Americans for Prosperity, or AFP, has a new state chapter director.

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Appsouth body: police say suicideA preliminary autopsy shows a man found this morning on Charlotte Ann Lane in Boone died of a "self-inflicted gunshot wound." Full Story
Arson charges in Spruce Pine

The Mitchell County Fire Marshal’s office has confirmed an arrest was made this morning in connection with last weekend’s fires in Spruce Pine.

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Morning traffic woes on 421

A two-car accident blocked traffic this morning for almost an hour on Highway 421 North.

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Autopsy to answer questionsAccording to a statement released by Boone Police Department at noon, investigators hope a preliminary autopsy will help determine what happened to a man whose body was discovered this morning in a pickup truck. Full Story
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