Community and Business

The Watauga High School Class of 2020 became the first to ever graduate in a drive-through ceremony held Saturday, May 30 at Watauga High School.

Blue Ridge Energy understands the impact COVID-19 has had on many local households and is asking members of the cooperative and customers of the propane and fuels subsidiary who are experiencing payment difficulties to contact Blue Ridge Energy for assistance.

Monarch Equestrian Center of Banner Elk announces it has been approved as a 2020 Time To Ride Program Facility.

When it comes to rhododendron, the Appalachian Mountains are in the spotlight because this particular bloom tends to flourish at higher elevations and cooler temperatures.

The 33rd Annual Symphony by the Lake at Chetola has been postponed from the traditional fourth Friday in July to Saturday, August 22nd.