Community and Business

The Town of Boone is currently soliciting applications from people who would like to serve on a number of boards.

Appalachian State University student Kasia Sweeny of Hamilton, New Jersey, has been selected to receive the Celia Moh Scholarship for the 2016-17 academic year.

Lloyd Arneach to Share the Art of Cherokee Storytelling at BRAHM April 29

April 19, 2016 — Blowing Rock, NC — On April 29 at 7:30 p.m., Cherokee storyteller Lloyd Arneach will be sharing the ancient art of live storytelling at the Blowing Rock Art & History Museum (BRAHM) in Blowing Rock, North Carolina. Arneach will share stories from the Native American tradition as well as tales of other people from all walks of life.

Hardin Park School kicked off their 4-week Walking Wednesday program last Wednesday and students and staff continue to increase physical activity and help improve air quality on campus.

The students of Appalachian State University have started an ongoing protest against UNC system President, Margaret Spellings’ and her decision to enforce new state law HB2.