Community and Business

Nationally recognized healthcare benefits specialists, the North Carolina Attorney General, medical leaders, employers and educators will meet in Morganton on Jan. 16, 2018 for an open forum to address the opioid crisis impacting the region.

WILKESBORO, N.C. –The Wilkes Educational Foundation awarded $7,500 to Wilkes Community College to assist Wilkes County graduates with priority consideration given to those who have participated in the Career and College Promise program for the 2017-2018.

Boone Police will be at Publix Super Market at Three Creeks on two Saturdays, January 13 and January 20, 2018, from 10:00 am to noon with local Special Olympics athletes.

Lees-McRae has been awarded a top ranking for its online Human Services program.