Community and Business

May might seem to be a long way off, but it's coming soon. May is Older Americans Month and the perfect time for local seniors to not only be recognized, but to become more familiar with organizations and services available to them around the High Country, as well as to meet and greet their peers and advocates.

The Hastings Company of Boone has announced their Hardee's location on Blowing Rock Road in Boone, near the Convocation Center, will close its doors on Saturday February 22.

The Appalachian State University Department of Theatre and Dance presents the regional premiere of Five Mile Lake, an award-winning drama by Rachel Bonds.

The High Country Seed Swap is set for March 14 in Jefferson.