Chuck Mantooth Is New ARHS CEO

The Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS) Board of Trustees voted unanimously on October 27, 2016 to appoint Charles Franklin "Chuck" Mantooth, 49, as President & Chief Executive Officer (CEO). He will officially start in the role January 27, 2017.(Continue Reading)


Big Wins for WHS Volleyball and JV Football

WHS Volleyball Wins 15th Straight....BOONE - The Watauga High volleyball team marched its way to the third round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association's 4A State Playoffs with a three-game sweep against Soutwest Guilford at Lentz Eggers Gym Thursday night.

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Pet Patrol

Lost: Brown Dog

Lost male dog, Peanut, in the Zionville area near fire dept.  Small brown dog with brindle markings, white on chest and paws, with curled tail.  No collar.  If found, please call 828-297-6700.

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Community and Business

Tommy Burleson Awarded By NC Recreation And Park Association

The North Carolina Recreation and Park Association is proud to name Tommy Burleson as the 2016 Special Citation Award Winner.

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Obituaries(Funeral Homes)

Ella "Joyce" Foster Pardue

Mrs. Ella "Joyce" Foster Pardue, age 81, of North Wilkesboro, died Thursday, October 27, 2016 at her home.

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