Community and Business

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute will host Doc Hendley, author of "Wine To Water: How One Man Saved Himself While Trying to Save the World," for the 2019 Laurette LePrevost Writers Symposium.

The Children’s Playhouse in Boone is searching for engineers, scientists, artists, teachers and more for the annual Playhouse Buildfest.

Florence Thomas Art School in downtown West Jefferson will host its 5th Annual Flapjack Fundraiser this Saturday from 8:30 to 11 a.m.

The fifth annual Carolina in the Fall Music and Food Festival, winner of the coveted IBMA Momentum Event of the Year Award, continues its tradition of celebrating the heritage of western North Carolina on September 20 and 21.