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Boone, North Carolina is located in Watauga County. Zip codes in Boone, NC include 28607, and 28608. The median home price in Boone is $289,500 which is roughly $141/per square foot. More Boone information.

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3 hrs ago | Blowing Rocket

BREMCO celebrates $4.2 million upgrade

From left, Susan Jones, David Boone, Tom Trexler, Bradley McNeill, Kenneth Greene, BREMCO CEO Doug Johnson, Boone Mayor Andy Ball, Charity Gimball-Gwynn, Blowing Rock Mayor J.B. Lawrence, Joy Coffey, Barbara Armstrong of the Boone Area Chamber of Commerce, Jeff Joines, BREMCO director of Alleghany district Bryan Edwards and David Eggers take part ... (more)

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7 hrs ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

Hospitality House hosts 'Pig Pickin' for Ashe County residents6:17 pm

Todd Carter, the director of development for Hospitality House of Boone, leads members of the West Jefferson First Baptist Church on a tour of the Hospitality House facilities during the Pig Pickin' on Tuesday, July 29. Todd Carter, the director of development for Hospitality House of Boone, leads members of the West Jefferson First Baptist Church ... (more)

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11 hrs ago | The Mountain Times

Downtown Boone Art Crawl Friday

With the first day of August comes the Downtown Boone First Friday. On Friday, Aug. 1, participating galleries and businesses will open their doors in a celebration of art and community, showcasing area artists, live music and more.

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16 hrs ago | KING-TV Seattle

Global authorities on alert over Ebola outbreak

Health officials in the United Kingdom and Hong Kong, fearing that the outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa could go global, are quarantining airline passengers from the region who have shown symptoms of the disease.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Watauga Democrat

Blue Ridge Electric hosts open...

Members of the Watauga County community gathered in the newly renovated district office of Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation for an open house and tour of the facilities on Tuesday.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

Samaritans Purse temporarily pulls out volunteers

Samaritan's Purse temporarily pulls out missionaries Hundreds have been killed and two American medial missionaries, including one from Charlotte, are infected.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

TheDenverChannel

Two American aid workers have tested positive for the Ebola virus while working in Liberia.

Flash Flood Watch issued July 28 at 4:34AM MDT expiring July 29 at 12:00AM MDT in effect for: Garfield, Mesa Flash Flood Watch issued July 27 at 9:10PM MDT expiring July 29 at 12:00AM MDT in effect for: Archuleta, Delta, Dolores, Garfield, Gunnison, Hinsdale, La Plata, Mesa, Montezuma, Montrose, Ouray, San Juan, San Miguel Flash Flood Watch issued ... (more)

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KOLD-TV Tucson

Aid Group: 2 Americans have Ebola in Liberia

Two American aid workers have tested positive for the Ebola virus while working to combat an outbreak of the deadly disease at a hospital in Liberia, a relief group official said.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Switched

Second American In Liberia Tests Positive For Ebola Virus

A second American aid worker has tested positive for the Ebola virus at the same hospital in Liberia where an American doctor became infected while helping to combat an outbreak of the deadly disease, a relief group official said Sunday.

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Source: www.cbc.ca --- Sunday, July 27, 2014At least 660 people have died from the worst outbreak of the hemorrhagic fever, including a doctor in Liberia ... Source: www.theguardian.com --- Sunday, July 27, 2014Dr Samuel Brisbane becomes first doctor in west African nation to die during largest recorded outbreak of virus One of Liberia's most ... (more)

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Watauga Democrat

Third annual Energy Summit...

Representatives from the 17 University of North Carolina system campuses and several private institutions in the Carolinas on Monday will converge upon Boone for the third annual Appalachian Energy Summit hosted by Appalachian State University.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

Samaritan's Purse doctor serving in Liberia, West Africa, testsa

Samaritan's Purse doctor serving in Liberia, West Africa, tests positive for Ebola A doctor serving for the international relief ministry, Samaritan's Purse, has tested positive for the Ebola virus.

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KOLD-TV Tucson

American doctor in Africa tests positive for ebola

The talk in American Legion and Veterans of Foreign War halls and barrooms across Montana has been about Sen. John Walsh since the Democrat linked a cribbed research project he wrote in 2007 to post-traumatic... The talk in American Legion and Veterans of Foreign War halls and barrooms across Montana has been about Sen. John Walsh since the ... (more)

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Watauga Democrat

DAV purchases new vehicle

The Disabled American Veterans Watauga County Chapter No. 90, located in Boone, recently purchased a 2014 Ford Flex to add to its transportation network.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Watauga Democrat

Council enacts ordinance...

The Boone Town Council on Thursday enacted amendments to the town's Municipal Code related to towing and wheel-locking following months of complaints about practices in downtown Boone.

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Watauga Democrat

Our View: Nosey neighbor earns our thanks

A keen nose and a quick response late last week not only averted what could have been a serious threat to life and property, but left us with lessons we would all do well to remember.

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Watauga Democrat

Elections board upholds previous one-stop plan

In a two to one vote, the Watauga County Board of Elections voted to uphold the same one-stop implementation plan the board adopted for the May primary for the general election in November.

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The Mountain Times

WCAC paints an Artfull Palette

The Watauga County Art Council's Artfull Palette annual fundraiser is the perfect event to "wind out your summer, but crank up your fall," said executive director Cherry Johnson.

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The Mountain Times

Welcome Home, Thriftique

One year in the making, Hospitality House is finally ready to unveil its latest project, "Welcome Home Thriftique."

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

City Paper

River Whyless at Gypsy Sally's: Saturday, July 26

Many modern country-folk acts like to craft their twang-tinged tracks from cramped Brooklyn apartments or open-mic nights on Nashville's Music Row, but Asheville, N.C., quartet River Whyless makes music straight from the hills of North Carolina.

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