Community and Business

The Town of Boone and the High Country Chapter of the Military Officers’ Association of America continue efforts toward the new Downtown Boone veteran’s memorial.

The Boone Moose Lodge 1805 is inviting motorcyclists from around the region to take part in the third annual "Ride for Kids" on July 23rd, beginning at 9:00 am at the Boone Moose Lodge.

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute celebrated a new class of Electrical Linemen with a completion ceremony on Friday, July 1 at the JE Broyhill Civic Center in Lenoir.

The Board of Education meeting Tuesday July 12th included recognition for 2016-17 Watauga County Schools Teacher of the Year Martha Trimble and presentation of an Education Partnership Award to Smart Products for their sustained and generous support of Special Olympics in Watauga County. 

AARP will offer the nation’s first and largest driver safety classroom refresher course geared especially to older adults’ driver safety needs.