Community and Business

During the Holiday Season and end of the year we know many people count their blessings and consider ways they can help those who are not as fortunate. We also know that many may want to make those contributions before the end of the year so they can be counted as charitable deductions for tax purposes.

The Watauga County Farmers’ Market is now accepting vendor applications for the 2017 season until January 31, 2017.  

When the kids are home from school and the rules relax, it’s important to be sure that rules about underage alcohol consumption stay in place. During the holiday season, alcohol may be easier to access and teens may be in more unsupervised situations. This is a good reason for alcohol to be monitored and secured in every household.

PhotoVoice is a nation-wide project which empowers youth to share their voice through the power of photography. PhotoVoice brings together arts, media, development, campaigning, and social change to deliver projects that enable voice, skills building, advocacy, and work towards sustainable change. 

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute recently honored its 44th academy of graduates from the Basic Law Enforcement Training program.