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Founded in the spring of 1979 by Robert McFarland Franklin, Jefferson–based nonfiction book publisher McFarland invites the public to celebrate its 40th anniversary.

BOONE — The longest running Revolutionary War outdoor drama in the nation returns to the stage for the summer starting Friday, June 21, with the gates scheduled to open for new pre-show activities starting at 7:30 p.m.

WEST JEFFERSON — At a recent West Jefferson Board of Aldermen meeting, West Jefferson Mayor Dale Baldwin proclaimed that Sunday, June 30, 2019, will be “Jane Lonon Day” in the town. The day will be Lonon’s final as Executive Director of the Ashe County Arts Council.

The Crooked Road Ramblers will be the fourth Backstreet Concert this year at 5:30 p.m. Friday, June 28 at Backstreet Park. In the event of rain, the concert will move to the Ashe Arts Council at 303 West School Road, four blocks to the east of the outdoor concert site. This concert is indivi…

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