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With more deer active around roads this time of year, AAA Carolinas is urging motorists to take precaution to avoid collisions.

Boone Chamber of Commerce will be holding October's Business After Hours at the new Appalachian Theatre opening this month.

The regularly scheduled meeting for the Watauga County Board of Elections for this Tuesday, October 8, has been canceled. 

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, community fundraising events continue this week. 

One-Stop Early Voting for Watauga County is coming up at two locations in Boone for the November 5th Municipal Election.

The Carolinas Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (CACCE) recognized two new Lifetime Achievement Award recipients at their Annual
Management Conference held today at the Embassy Suites Oceanfront Resort in Myrtle Beach, SC.

Two North Carolina music legends will be posthumously inducted into the North Carolina Music Hall of Fame on October 17th, according to NCArts.org.

Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS) is pleased to announce that effective October 1, 2019, Liberty Healthcare Properties of Watauga County, LLC and Liberty Commons Nursing and Rehabilitation Center of Watauga County, LLC (Liberty) became the owner/operator, respectively, of the Foley Center at Chestnut Ridge, located in Blowing Rock, N.C.

A 2.1 magnitude earthquake just outside of Blowing Rock early Sunday morning was recorded by the United States Geological Survey.

Get your Woolly Worms ready for the 42nd Annual Woolly Worm Festival!  This unique family festival is the Official Woolly Worm Festival of the State of North Carolina, and will include delicious food, over 150 craft vendors, live music, clog and dance teams, trampoline and inflatable rides, fall foliage and beautiful mountain views.