BLOWING ROCK — Starting July 23, the next two weeks will feature more than 500 horses in the hunter and jumper classes and their riders, farriers, stable hands, owners and trainers descend on the L.M. Tate Showgrounds at the Broyhill Equestrian Preserve as the Blowing Rock Charity Horse Show…
BLOWING ROCK — On the last Friday in July, the hills will come alive with the sounds and sights of the annual Symphony by the Lake at Chetola Resort event on Friday, July 26.
RALEIGH – As the N.C.’s Republican legislative leaders and Democratic governor quibble over a biennium budget that sits in limbo, the potential exists for the entire process to start over and for Watauga-based projects to be left out, according to Sen. Deanna Ballard (R-Blowing Rock).
BOONE — With local election filing set to end at noon on July 19, one of Watauga County’s four municipalities currently has a contested race.
Recently, at the insistence of my co-writer, I have been contemplating the seven deadly sins and how they relate to the world of gardening. We gardeners tend to wrap ourselves in virtuous terms when it comes to our pastime, forgetting that gardens are by definition anything but natural.
LINVILLE — “From witnessing it, Friday and Saturday could’ve been record-setting days in regard to attendance.”
In the fall of 2014, North Dakota high school student Danielle LaNoue was competing in a cross-country race when she experienced a runner’s worst nightmare: her knee buckled and gave out. She collapsed in agony, made an attempt to get up and walk, but collapsed again in tears.
BLOWING ROCK — A potter from Knoxville, Tenn., took home the award of excellence from the July 13 edition of Blowing Rock's Art in the Park.
“For God doth know that in the day ye eat thereof, then your eyes shall be opened, and ye shall be as gods, knowing good and evil.” Genesis 3:5