Community and Business

Wilkes Community College’s Workforce Development and Community Education (WDCE) is working to train individuals who are looking for new opportunities or work from home careers.

Blue Ridge Energy understands the impact COVID-19 has had on many local households and is asking members of the cooperative and customers of the propane and fuels subsidiary who are experiencing payment difficulties to contact Blue Ridge Energy for assistance.

The Watauga High School Class of 2020 became the first to ever graduate in a drive-through ceremony held Saturday, May 30 at Watauga High School.

When it comes to rhododendron, the Appalachian Mountains are in the spotlight because this particular bloom tends to flourish at higher elevations and cooler temperatures.