The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission reviewed proposed rule changes at its business meeting on Feb. 25 and accepted 40 of the proposed changes related to wildlife management, inland fisheries and game lands for the 2021-22 seasons.

Monday night, the Watauga County Board of Education voted 5-0 to return middle and high school students to a four-day week of in-person instruction, beginning April 12th, under Plan A guidelines.

Anglers of all ages and levels are invited to compete for cash and prizes at the 41st Blowing Rock Trout Derby.

The Southern Appalachian Historical Association’s outdoor drama, Horn in the West, is seeking to hire local participants for the classic production.

Governor Roy Cooper and the North Carolina Legislature have agreed to a plan that will allow K-5 students to return to the classroom full-time and provides for flexibility for grades 6-12 between in-person learning and remote learning.

The Boone Town Council will hold regular meetings this week, Tuesday March 16 and Thurday March 18, at 6 pm.

“The Schaefer Center Presents” series wraps up its spring 2021 virtual season with the Best of the Appalachian Dance Ensemble, March 25 at 8 pm.