Community and Business

It is with great sadness that the Board of Directors of the Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce has announced that the Chamber will not host Symphony by the Lake this year.

Watauga High School “Freshmen Orientation” will be Thursday, August 13th, so please mark the date on your calendars!

The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce invites you to join in for the virtual presentation of the 4th Annual 4 Under 40 Awards.

Appalachian State University’s New River Light and Power is encouraging new customers and customers transferring service this summer to use its online forms to schedule a connection and/or disconnection in advance.

Entering its final stretch, the all-virtual monthlong incarnation of Appalachian State University’s annual summer arts event, An Appalachian Summer Festival, presents visual artist showcases, award-winning films, classic theatre with a modern spin, a popular sculpture walk, and a variety of livestreamed music ranging from orchestral and classical to standards and bluegrass. All events are free. The all-virtual festival runs daily through July 31. Take your seat at