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Blowing Rock American Legion Post 256 will hold a Veterans Day ceremony on Saturday November 13.

The Toe River Health District released its latest COVID numbers and Avery had 25 new positives between November 1-7, with 28 active cases.

Parkway Eighth Grader Edie Berke correctly spelled the word “Municipality” in the 14th round to secure victory in the Watauga County Schools district-wide spelling bee held Nov. 5 at the Margaret Gragg Education Center in Boone.

On October 25, Boone Police Officers and Boone Fire personnel responded to the Boone ABC Store on Blowing Rock Road for a report of smoke on the side of the building.

On the exact 83rd birthday of the Appalachian Theatre, the film Hollywood in the High Country: A History of the Appalachian Theatre will be screened at 3 p.m. on Sunday, November 14.

As the holidays approach and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warns about a potential spike in flu cases this year, it’s important that those who are eligible, healthy and feeling well make an appointment to donate blood or platelets.

Mountain Electric Cooperative announced Friday that it has postponed a power outage scheduled for this Saturday.