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  1. High Country Beer FestRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Watauga Democrat

    The 10th annual High Country Beer Fest at the High Country Fairgrounds will celebrate craft beer from around the region and the world, with more than 25 breweries in attendance, including local favorites Appalachian Mountain Brewery, Blowing Rock Brewing Co. and Lost Province Brewing Co.

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  2. Watauga elections board to discuss early voting, precinct judges TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Watauga Democrat

    ... sole early voting site in the county; additional sites were requested at the Appalachian State campus and in Blowing Rock but not approved. This year, however, the Blowing Rock Town Council has indicated it will not request an early voting site for ...

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  3. With appointment, David returns to Boone CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Watauga Democrat

    ... the municipal elections later this year. Teague resigned from the seat effect July 31 because she relocated to Blowing Rock. Council members Lynne Mason, Charlotte Mizelle and Jeannine Underdown Collins voted to appoint David, while Councilwoman ...

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  4. Parkway Bicycle Ride raises largest amount yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Watauga Democrat

    Officers and participants right before the Law Enforcement Torch Run on Saturday, Aug. 11. Before heading out on the parkway, officers joined athletes from the Special Olympics of North Carolina in a ride around the town of Blowing Rock. Left to right: Boone PD's Andy LeBeau, Joe Nix, Blowing Rock PD's Aaron Miller, Ricky Corley, BRPD's Deyton Turpin, Elizabeth Presnell and BRPD's Mike Fox.

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  5. Blowing Rock declines possible early voting siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Watauga Democrat

    The Blowing Rock Town Council voted unanimously on Aug. 8 to decline to request an early voting site for the upcoming municipal elections from the Watauga County Board of Elections. According to Town Manager Ed Evans, an early voting site at Blowing Rock Town Hall would require five employees and would cost $432 per day.

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  6. Kenfest Concert to Benefit Children's Council and Human SocietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Watauga Democrat

    The choir of St. Mary of the Hills Episcopal Church in Blowing Rock presents their annual "Kenfest" concert on Saturday, August 19th at 4 pm. Part of an annual 'homecoming' weekend for current and former choir members in memory of Dr. Ken McKinney, founding member of the choir, Kenfest presents music and readings on a different theme each year.

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  7. In Brief: Saloon game room opening delayed, but 'soon,' Tweetsie hosts after hours Aug. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Watauga Democrat

    ... Russ Jordan via email at [email protected] . Phone 828-251-7477 or visit wastereductionpartners.org . BLOWING ROCK - The Boone and Blowing Rock Chambers of Commerce will jointly host a Business After Hours event from 5-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. ...

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  8. Juanita Vines SwiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Watauga Democrat

    Juanita Vines Swift, 89, formerly of Cove Creek, N.C., passed away Sunday, August 13, 2017, at the Foley Center in Blowing Rock. Born April 28, 1928, in Watauga County, she was a daughter of Roy and Mamie Greene Vines.

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  9. Lowell Gray HagamanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Watauga Democrat

    Mr. Lowell Gray Hagaman, 79, of Clemmons, and a longtime resident of Blowing Rock, N.C., passed away peacefully at the Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston-Salem on Friday, August 11, 2017. He was born in the Beech Creek Community of Watauga County on December 27, 1937, to the late Hard and Clemmie Miller Hagaman.

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  10. Malone Bay Lakefront Lots On Beautiful W. Kerr Scott LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | NC Real Estate News

    ... is a beautiful community and town with friendly people. It is located just 40 miles east of Boone and Blowing Rock, NC and one and a half hours northwest of Charlotte. Eight, two bedroom, one bath apartments, well established with positive cashflow. ...

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  11. Hospitality House Hope Luncheon is Aug. 18 at Blue Ridge Mountain ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Watauga Democrat

    ... Toxicology Inc., will also feature an impressive array of silent auction items from The Spa at Chetola, Blowing Rock Furniture Gallery, Tatum Galleries, Monkee's, Welcome Home Thriftique, Eric Reichard Studio, local artists and more. There is no ...

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  12. Rotary Club Charity Auction set for Aug. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Watauga Democrat

    Kevin Beck's painting 'Bamboo Sunrise' is one of the centerpiece items of the Rotary Auction in Blowing Rock, to be held on Aug. 19. Kevin Beck's painting 'Bamboo Sunrise' is one of the centerpiece items of the Rotary Auction in Blowing Rock, to be held on Aug. 19. BLOWING ROCK - The Rotary Club of Blowing Rock will hold its fifth annual Rotary Charity Auction on Saturday, Aug. 19, at the American Legion Hall, located at 333 Wallingford St., in downtown Blowing Rock. Doors will open at 3 p.m., the beginning of the silent auction.

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  13. First Family at the Blowing RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Watauga Democrat

    North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper and First Lady Kristin Cooper pose for a photo at The Blowing Rock attraction on Saturday, August 5. During the couple's visit to the High Country, the governor met with officials at Caldwell Community College and toured the renovated Appalachian Theatre in Boone.

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  14. Watauga TDA OKs requests for quotes on several projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Watauga Democrat

    ... the board's continuing commitments toward the Middle Fork Greenway. "I think having a greenway going from Blowing Rock all the way to Todd would be excellent," Vincent said of the potential for the Middle Fork Greenway, Boone Greenway and South Fork ...

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  15. Rev. William Boyd RogersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Watauga Democrat

    ... as a warm, loving, and gifted Minister (Bullock Baptist, Ridge Road Baptist, North Wilkesboro First Baptist, Blowing Rock First Baptist). He also served as Hospice Chaplain in the counties of Ashe, Avery, Alleghany, Watauga, and Wilkes, and as ...

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  16. WJ to accept $50,000 grant for downtown improvements -Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... West Jefferson is one of approximately 10 communities to receive such a grant, according to Mayor Dale Baldwin. Blowing Rock also received funds for beautification projects. Before town officials can officially accept the funds, however, they must ...

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  17. Middle Fork Greenway fundraiser in Blowing Rock Aug. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 4 | Watauga Democrat

    On Tuesday, Aug. 8, the Blowing Rock Ale House will host "Craft for a Cause," with funds going toward the Middle Fork Greenway. "Our thought was to raise awareness for the Greenway," said Blowing Rock Ale House Marketing Communications Manager Ryan Park.

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  18. Chamber of commerce celebrates 68th Annual MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | Watauga Democrat

    ... the lead fundraiser and public relations officer for an effort to create a greenway trail connecting Boone and Blowing Rock. Her grant writing and fundraising work helped raise over $1 million in project funding last year, while identifying ...

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  19. Watauga schools to hold first day of school as scheduled despite eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | Watauga Democrat

    ... not have a chance to view the eclipse safely." Eclipse viewing events are planned all over the school district. Blowing Rock sixth-grade science teacher Allison McFalls said her eclipse education activities would involve the entire school. "We will ...

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  20. Three bedroom, two bath family home, many recent updates including...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | NC Real Estate News

    ... in a desirable part of town. click here Beautiful mountain lot in western Wilkes County. Close to Boone, Blowing Rock, West Jefferson, and Wilkesboro. Hunting available with deer and turkey in the area. Close to W. Kerr Scott Lake with good fishing, ...

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