Thursday Mar 6
Board votes 2-1 on early voting plan
Early voting will not take place on the campus of Appalachian State University during the upcoming primary elections on May 6. On Wednesday, the Watauga County Board of Elections voted two-to-one to have one-stop sites at the: -- Watauga County Administration Building in downtown Boone.
Two more join commissioners' race
Two more people tossed hats into the ring Tuesday in the race for three open seats on the Watauga County Board of Commissioners.
72 years together
Romances come and go, but an enduring love is something to treasure. Gene and Juanita Smith of Boone, both 91, celebrated 72 years of marriage on Jan. 8. "We've known each other since childhood," Juanita said.
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Pros and Contras
For a chairman, Bill Anderson does very little sitting. But when your organization is Boone Country Dancers, that's to be expected.