Community and Business

The Avery Chamber of Commerce will have its next Business After Hours at the Art Cellar and Hardin Fine Jewelry at 920 Shawneehaw Ave South Banner Elk, on August 20, 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

The Farm Credit Associations of NC announce the AgYouth Leadership Program to honor students who excel in the classroom and community as leaders in their FFA chapters and 4-H clubs.

The 17th Annual New River Blues Festival is coming to Ashe County labor day weekend.

The Town of Boone's Summer Concert Series at the Jones House welcomes a pair of soulful acts this Friday.

The Blue Bear Mountain Music Festival will feature the legendary Acoustic Syndicate and tethered hot air balloon rides.