BLOWING ROCK – A recent real estate license suspension is having unintended consequences for some owners of condos in Blowing Rock, the Blowing Rock Tourism Development Authority and the town itself.
BOONE -- Appalachian Regional Healthcare System asks that anyone sick with the flu or flu-like symptoms voluntarily refrain from visiting family and friends who are patients at Cannon Memorial Hospital (Linville, NC), Watauga Medical Center (Boone, NC) and The Foley Center at Chestnut Ridge …
LENOIR -- Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute’s Radiography Program has been awarded an eight-year accreditation rating from the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT), the highest award given by the agency.
RALEIGH -- Governor Roy Cooper has nominated ten new members to serve on the North Carolina Department of Transportation Board, including Cullie Tarleton from Watauga County.
BOONE -- The Digital Watauga Project is pleased to announce its retrospective exhibition of photographic images from the Palmer Blair Collection. The exhibition will take place in the Jones House Community Center main gallery from Feb. 28 to March 31, 2017. The opening reception for the exhi…
“While I live will I praise the Lord: I will sing praise unto my god while I have any being.” (Psalms 146:2)
Leigh Wallace is a familiar name, and likely a familiar face, to many residents in the High Country.
Editor’s note: The following is a chapter from the manuscript titled “Ole Mean Carrie Buck,” written by Thomas Buxton of Columbia, S.C. The manuscript is based on interviews with his mother, Carrie Miller Buxton, about her life in Blowing Rock in the middle of the 20th century.
WILKESBORO — MerleFest, presented by Window World and slated for April 27-April 30, 2017, is pleased to announce the return of the Acoustic Kids Showcases to the 2017 festival.