As home sales remained brisk throughout the month of July, local Realtors recorded strong sales in both land and commercial property, according to the latest real estate report by the High Country Association of Realtors.
BLOWING ROCK — A leak to a six-inch PVC line on Country Club Drive in Blowing Rock on Saturday, July 27, caused water service interruptions to nearby residents but was fixed within a few hours. according to the town’s interim Public Works Director Matt Blackburn.
BLOWING ROCK — Show jumpers from six different countries promised to feature world-class competitors will be invited to Blowing Rock for the $50,000 James H. Fisher International Grand Prix on Saturday, Sept. 21, at the L.M. Tate Show Grounds, starting at 2 p.m.
BOONE — The names of the 22 known victims killed in a shooting in El Paso, Texas, on Aug. 3 and the nine known victims of another shooting in Dayton, Ohio, the following day — with others wounded in both — were read aloud at a candlelight vigil in Boone.
BLOWING ROCK — Two familiar faces had the interim tag taken off their titles in Blowing Rock as Aaron Miller and Christopher "Matt" Blackburn were named the permanent police chief and public works director, respectively, as announced at the conclusion of the monthly town council meeting on Aug. 13.
The Tanger Outlets in Blowing Rock invite shoppers to experience fun with family and friends during the Labor Day Sale and block party. Find extra savings and stock up on your favorite items from the best brand names and designer stores during the holiday sale.
“But as for you, be strong and do not give up, for your work will be rewarded.” 2 Chronicles 15:7
BLOWING ROCK — Blowing Rock Frameworks and Gallery will present a solo exhibit in its final show of the summer season, featuring the works of Boone-based artist Jason Drake, from Aug. 19-31 with a reception on Aug. 24 from 5-8 p.m.
BLOWING ROCK — The Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce announced its sponsorship of scholarships for seven local students to attend the North Carolina School of Science and Math’s Summer Accelerator program on Aug. 5.