Community and Business

Graduation for the Watauga High School Class of 2019 has been set for 5:30 p.m. on Friday, June 14 at the Holmes Convocation Center on the campus of Appalachian State University in Boone.

Appalachian State University will celebrate Earth Month in April with more than 25 free events to promote sustainability and conservation.

The Born Again Walk for Addiction Recovery Awareness is at Clawson-Burnley Park in Boone on Saturday, April 13th.

On Wednesday, April 3, students from the Lees-McRae College School of Business and Management together with the Kiwanis Club of Banner Elk will host a free event to help participants in the community develop skills and confidence with today’s modern technology.


The National Park Service invites the public to attend its upcoming Blue Ridge Parkway Season Preview.