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Boy Wizard to hit High Country

Harry Potter mania is not over- not by a long shot. Just ask the millions of fans eagerly awaiting the final book’s release on July 21.

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Park Cleanup

Barbeque and sunshine: Just the ticket for a perfect Saturday. Barbeque, courtesy of the Lansing Fire Department will be available in the Lansing Town Park- at no cost to your wallet.

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Own a Henderson guitar!Nationally recognized Wayne Henderson of Rugby, Virginia, has built guitars for Eric Clapton, Doc Watson and others.  Full Story
Wilkes boy Makes-A-Wish

A Wilkes boy gets to meet Mickey this fall, thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

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A look at who's filedWith filing deadlines coming up- here's a look at High Country candidates who have made it official. Full Story
Names released in fatal accident

The identity of a man killed in a head-on collision last night has been released.

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Late night collision proves fatal

A local man died at approximately 11 p.m. last night when his car collided with an SUV on N.C. Hwy 105 in Foscoe.

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The spirit of Scotland lives

      The 52nd annual Grandfather Mountain Highland Games may have concluded on Sunday, but the spirit of Scotland still lives here in the High Country.


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First the Bear- then the Grizzly: A ‘brutal’ race to the finishAfter finishing eleventh in last Thursday night’s Bear footrace, 29-year-old Andy Micheltree of Blowing Rock placed first in Friday’s Grizzly bike race. 
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Google providing jobs

Since announcing plans to build a 220-acre site in Lenoir six months ago, Google has already provided work for eleven businesses, including six based in North Carolina.

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Golf Academy focuses on Junior GolfersThe Sam Adams Golf Academy is open for business at RedTail Mountain.
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Avery County needs a plan to prevent forest fires, Shoupe says


N.C. Forest Service’s Joe Shoupe has closely monitored wildfires in other areas- and fears Avery County’s continued growth may complicate firefighters’ efforts to fight a potential wildfire.

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Anderson jury continues deliberationsDeliberations continue when the murder trial of Caldwell County’s Jerry Anderson continues today in Gaston County. 
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Laptop stolen while family at churchLast week, a Wilkes family was the victim of an alleged theft while at church. 
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Caldwell Deputy Honored

Sgt. Chris Hatton of the Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office has received a statewide honor: Narcotics Officer of the Year.

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Clans gather for Games

Sounds of bagpipes cut through the highlands of Grandfather Mountain yesterday, marking the 52nd annual gathering of Scottish clans in the High Country.

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First-timers beat the Bear785 runners participated in the 13th annual running of the Bear on Grandfather Mountain.
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ASU at odds with town over Education Building

While funding for Appalachian State University’s new college of education building is not official- the debate for the structure’s location is on.

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ASU still looking for predator

Appalachian State University Police are still looking for information on a sexual battery that happened near Trivette Hall last week.

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