Community and Business

The Foundation of Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute held its Annual Fund Campaign kickoff luncheon on Tuesday, March 5 at the J.E. Broyhill Civic Center in Lenoir.

Blue Ridge Energy is giving two local middle school students the opportunity to hit the hardwood alongside their favorite college basketball athletes and coaches this summer, thanks to Touchstone Energy Sports Camp Scholarships.

The Avery County Chamber of Commerce and Lees-McRae College Office of Career Services invite businesses, community members and students to participate in the High Country Opportunities Fair on Tuesday, March 19th from 1 to 4 p.m.

Seeking an opportunity to spark dialogue regarding economic leadership in 12 Northwest North Carolina Counties, the Boone Area Chamber of Commerce announces the creation of Vision Northwest North Carolina, a one-day summit that will highlight local trends in economic, workforce, and talent development.

High Country Writers welcomes Shari Smith to its regular program meeting from 10 a.m. to noon on Thursday, March 14th at the Watauga County Public Library.