BLOWING ROCK -- For the entire month of March 2017, Mystery Hill in Blowing Rock, NC is excited to announce North Carolina Resident Days! All residents of North Carolina along with families and guests are invited to visit Mystery Hill for only $2 per person.
WILKESBORO -- MerleFest, presented by Window World and scheduled for April 27-30, 2017, is bringing two bluegrass legends to the 30th celebration: banjo master Béla Fleck and The Earls of Leicester featuring Jerry Douglas, a supergroup homage to Flatt and Scruggs made up of several of bluegr…
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.
“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.