Community and Business

Wilkes Community College (WCC) is pleased to announce a $250,000 donation from Mrs. Elizabeth M. “Betty” Strickland for the continued support of the Robert L. Strickland Career Coach Program through the 2022-2023 academic year.

The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the launch of it's Tuesday Restaurant Takeover campaign, set to run weekly for the remainder of 2020.

Caldwell Hospice Serving the High Country and Watauga County Public Library will partner to offer a virtual book club to discuss the best-selling memoir Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom, beginning 7 to 8pm on September 16.

The Beech Mountain Chamber of Commerce will again host its annual Mile High Kite Festival as part of the town's Labor Day Weekend festivities, September 5 and 6.

A message from Skyline/Skybest: Do you live in a community that longs for faster broadband service or any broadband service? Even if you currently have great internet service, we need to hear from all of you!