Flu Restrictions Lifted At ARHS Facilities

As a result of the declining number of flu cases seen over the past few weeks, the visitation restrictions Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS) put in place on February 24th at The Foley Center, Cannon Memorial Hospital, and Watauga Medical Center have been lifted. 

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Junior Announces His Retirement

CHARLOTTE - Dale Earnhardt Jr., has announced his retirement at the end of the 2017 season. Earnhardt steps down after two wins at the Daytona 500, and 26 career Cup Series wins.

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Pet Patrol

Found: Black and White Lab mix?

Female Dog found on highway 88 by Riverview school. Black with white blaze on the chest, no collar, not very old (probably a year or so), very friendly. Might have a hip problem.  If you have any info on this dog, please contact Rob McCorkle at 828-406-0853.

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Community and Business

Boone Chamber's 4 Under 40 Awards Presented May 17, Nominations Due May 1st

In an effort to recognize emerging leaders in the High Country business community, the Boone Area Chamber of Commerce announces the creation of the 4 Under 40 awards.

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Obituaries(Funeral Homes)

Mrs Ivalee Greene Dancey

After 92 years of a full and rich life, Ivalee Greene Dancey of Vilas, NC ended her journey peacefully on April 23, 2017.

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