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Can someone give insight about this issue. Is the concern that no one will be able to early vote in their area, or is the concern that there is not an early voting site on the campus of ASU? The way I see it is if there is early voting in the communities of the county, then those people ha…

Oak

Eye opener for all of the other businesses in town.[sad]

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First, 165 signatures isn't "hundreds" of residents...the math doesn't work. Go to the track and count the number of people in the stands...that would be "hundreds of residents". Second, a " nuisance business"...really? What makes it a nuisance? Noise, which…

Oak

Hey Kate. First, it's apparently only a free country if you don't enjoy dirt track racing, noise and all, on Roby Greene road. Second, you didn't argue that this isn't a pristine valley. Third, you missed my point that most 3rd generation Watauga folk (your words not mine) would never hav…

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Whatever happened in New York has nothing to do with this track or the issue. This track was built years ago, down the road from a lumber yard, on a fair grounds. This is not a pristine valley with leaping deer and hopping bunny rabbits. The neighborhood in question is facing the lumber y…

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I spent most of my early childhood at this track and have attended most Saturday nights since it re-opened. This article says that the track hasn't been used for years, but I personally have attended lawn mower racing at the track 2-3 years ago. Each Saturday night, over 300+ people attend…

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Wouldn't it be more prudent to consider using money to build a downtown public bathroom? You have visitors to the downtown area with no where to use the restroom. Wouldn't it have been smart to locate one on the old post office site? While your spending the money, do it right and get all …