Community and Business

The Children’s Council of Watauga County announced the application period for this year’s Watauga County Pre-Kindergarten Program will open on March 5th.


Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute’s J.E. Broyhill Civic Center will present the 21st annual Traditional Musicians Showcase on Saturday, March 9 at 7:30 p.m. The theme for this year’s event is “From the Hollows to the Honky-Tonks.”

Learn about the life of Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, author of The Yearling, during the next Lees-McRae Stephenson Center for Appalachia lecture on Thursday, March 7.

The luck of the Irish returns to Boone on March 16th for the Town of Boone’s second annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade.