Community and Business

The Hayes School of Music at Appalachian State University in Boone, NC is proud to welcome the 5th Annual International William Adam Trumpet Festival, held on July 18–21, 2019.

This summer in Boone, enterprising girls age 11 through 13 can take a big leap forward into real-world entrepreneurship by attending Camp Girl Boss, July 15-19, at Watauga High School. 

Wilkes Community College SkillsUSA students brought home two silver and four bronze medals from the 55th Annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference (NLSC) in Louisville, Ky., on June 24-28, 2019.

Elaine McAlister Dellinger, a researcher and archaeologist, will discuss Lost Cove, a ghost town in the Yancey County region of Pisgah National Forest.

Michaella Margret Hanifan, “Meme”, died in an automobile accident in Napa, California, on Sunday, June 23 at the age of 18.