Community and Business

Celebrate local history and the anniversary of the Linville River Railway with the Town of Boone on Friday, May 3, during the First Friday Art Crawl in downtown Boone.

Novelist Abigail DeWitt will visit Appalachian State University as part of the spring 2019 Visiting Writers Series.

The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce will host its 2nd annual Watauga Leadership Challenge Alumni Dinner.

On Sunday, April 28 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Lees-McRae College Student Recreation Complex, students and faculty will be hosting a free Children’s Bicycle Safety Clinic.

Watauga County Parks and Recreation is hosting a special event to celebrate the last day of the Watauga County Swim Complex.