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WEST JEFFERSON — What really happened to the Taino Indians? Find out at the Friends of the Library monthly meeting, Wednesday, April 25, when educator and writer Dr. Lynne Guitar, a Taino specialist, presents at the Ashe Public Library.

BOONE — The community is invited to a join in the celebration of the 15th Aanniversary celebration of the Turchin Center for the Visual Arts at Appalachian State University on May 4 from 6 p.m. to 10 pm. During the evening, popular local classic jazz band The Lucky Strikes will perform. Refr…

Two members of LIFE Village, president Jim Taylor and director of development Candace Lang, met with Boone Mayor Rennie Brantz to sign a proclamation declaring April 21 as “Autism After 21 Day” in Boone.

BOONE— On April 28, two teams of Boone students will be among more than 70 from throughout the state slated to compete in the Eighth Annual NC Gravity Games, a STEM-education racing extravaganza in downtown Lenoir sponsored by Google and Appalachian State University.

  • By Meghan McCandless University Communications

BOONE — A large-scale print installation by April Flanders, associate professor in Appalachian State University’s Department of Art, was recently purchased by an anonymous donor who has gifted it to the Asheville Museum of Science.