News

Missing Avery Man Has Medical Condition

The Avery County Sheriff’s Office is requesting help in locating Sean Michael Kress of 1450 Little Buck Hill Road.

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Sports

Late Rally Lifts 'Dads to 3-1 Win in 10

Greensboro, NC - The baseball gods were smiling down on the Hickory Crawdads Saturday night. Despite their recent struggles (they had lost nine of their last 10 games), the Crawdads broke up Chris Paddock's no-hit bid in the seventh before they staged a late rally to beat the Greensboro Grasshoppers 3-1 in 10 innings at Newbridge Bank Park.

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Pet Patrol

Found: Boxer and Two Pups

On Thursday June 16th, a female boxer and two pups were found on Joyne's Road near Pond Mountain in Lansing. No collar, no tags. For more information please call 336-384-1389.

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Community and Business

Fundraiser For Boone Police K-9s At Pet Place Saturday June 25

On June 25, 2016, Boone Police Department along with the Watauga County Sheriff’s Office will be at the Pet Place located at Shops at Shadowline in support of a fund raiser for local law enforcement K-9’s.

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Obituaries(Funeral Homes)

Margaret A. Bennett

Mrs. Margaret Auton Bennett, age 87, of Russ Cornett Road, Boone, passed away Tuesday morning, June 21, 2016 at Watauga Medical Center.

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