Community and Business

To reduce bicycle injuries and deaths, the N.C. Department of Transportation is encouraging people to apply to receive free bicycle helmets as part of the annual Bicycle Helmet Initiative.

Due to inclement weather, the Lees-McRae Christmas: Annual Service of Music and Lessons originally scheduled for Monday, Dec. 2 has been postponed to Thursday, Dec. 5.

Watauga Women In Leadership will hold a Coffee Connections event Thursday December 5 from 8 to 9 am at Ransom, on King Street Downtown Boone.

Watauga Humane Society's SNIPS Holiday Craft Sales & “It’s a Wrap” will be at Boone Mall on December 6, 7, 8, 13 & 14, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

The 4th Annual High Country Economic Kickoff Breakfast is scheduled for Thursday, January 16th from 7:30-9:00am, at the Meadowbrook Inn in Blowing Rock.