Community and Business

The High Country’s first, Second Chance Prom takes place Saturday, August 26th 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. at Meadowbrook Inn in Blowing Rock.

The 10th annual High Country Beer Fest at the High Country Fairgrounds takes place Saturday August 26th from 3:00pm to 7:00pm.

Blue Ridge Energy awarded $33,800 this year in college scholarships to fourteen students across its service area seeking a college education to further their academic goals. 

Girls On The Run of the High Country announces the start of the fall 2017 season. Some 200 girls in third through eighth grade will participate in this fall’s programs.

4th Annual Empty Bowls for Avery will be held Saturday, August 26th, 11-2 at Linville Land Harbor Recreation Center.