Friday Jul 18
Chefs Dinner to benefit NROG July 27
New River Organic Growers host a Chefs Showcase Dinner at 4 p.m. on Sunday, July 27, at Springhouse Farm in Vilas.
Brannon takes second primary
Joshua Brannon of Vilas in Watauga County successfully secured the U.S. House of Representatives District 5 Democrat seat with strong support in seven out of the 12 counties in the district, according to unofficial primary election results from Tuesday.
Second primary election Tuesday
Early voting for the second primary officially ended at 1 p.m. on Saturday, with the final polling day for the primary on Tuesday.
The Charlotte Observer
At the end of Grandfather Mtn. race ... a wedding
A crowd of onlookers watches Thursday evening as Greg Hill and Casie Schuster were married after the Bear, a 5-mile race up Grandfather Mountain.
The Mountain Times
The Adventures of John Boy...
John Boy, a Chihuahua mix, and Billy, a male rabbit, were picked up by animal control five weeks ago, when they were found on Cole Drive in the Vilas area.