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  1. County political parties organize for fallRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    Watauga County's political party organizations are beginning to mobilize for the November midterm election with the opening of fall headquarters and scheduling of events.

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  2. Land trusts conserve 1,639...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    Three land trusts worked to conserve 1,639 acres in the High Country and Western North Carolina areas in 2013.

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  3. GA passes Common Core...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    The General Assembly on Wednesday agreed to a compromise version of Senate Bill 812, which will modify and replace the Common Core public education standards adopted by the state in 2010.

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  4. Etched in GraniteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    Citizens of Watauga County are invited to the dedication ceremony of the Watauga County Law Enforcement Officer's Memorial located at the Watauga County Sheriff's Office.

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  5. Gerald Wesley TrexlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    Gerald Wesley Trexler, 27, of Vilas, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, July 13, 2014, at his home in Vilas.

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  6. USFS doesn't rule out fracking in WNC forestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    The U.S. Forest Service acknowledged the potential for oil and gas exploration in the Nantahala and Pisgah national forests in a July 11 statement. 21 comments

  7. Intake opponents developing action planRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    The newly formed New River Advocates will hold a meeting at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, July 29, at the Riverside Restaurant in Todd, where organization leaders will present an action plan for opposing the town of Boone's water intake project.

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  8. Crime Stoppers seeks tips on stolen scrap metalRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    On July 10, Boone Police received a report that a large amount of scrap metal was stolen from a demolition site at 545 N.C. 105 Extension in Boone adjacent to Papa John's Pizza.

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  9. Joan "Nannie" Stroupe HooverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    Joan "Nannie" Stroupe Hoover, age 81, of Fieldstream Drive, Boone, was received into God's loving arms and kingdom glory Thursday evening, July 10, 2014, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

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  10. T'ooling aroundRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    From left, father Geff Bland, grandson Hayden Bland and son Dustin Bland from Springfield, Mo., pose with their blue 1915 Model T Ford Touring Car.

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  11. From Boone to the AdirondacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    During one of several mission trips originating from Mount Vernon Baptist Church in Boone this year, a group of 20 men, women and teens spent the last week in June in the New York village of Port Henry, ministering to a community within a stone's throw from Lake Champlain in the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains.

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  12. Our View: Drivers be aware - Sunday's show could mean a towRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    It won't be difficult to spot a spectacular looking automobile parked in downtown Boone on Sunday, but unless you're driving a vintage Model T Ford, one of those spectacular vehicles shouldn't be yours.

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  13. Boone to create Wellness DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    Boone leaders hope to have a new set of development standards in place for the Watauga Medical Center area by the end of the year, Boone Planning & Inspections Director Bill Bailey said.

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  14. Model Ts rolling inRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    About 239 Model T Fords are expected to roll into the High Country area on Sunday, July 13. John Ragen, past president of the Model T Club International, said that the cars will be rolling into Boone on Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning from all over the U.S. and Canada.

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  15. Boone creating Wellness DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    Boone leaders hope to have a new set of development standards in place for the Watauga Medical Center area by the end of the year, Boone Planning & Inspections Director Bill Bailey said.

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  16. Boone resident wins Grandfather MarathonRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    Caleb Masland won the 47th annual Grandfather Mountain Marathon on Saturday during the third day of the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games.

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  17. Coy U. BolickRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    Coy U. Bolick, 83, of Charlotte, N.C., son of the late Benjamin Franklin and Docia Harrison Bolick of Boone, N.C., passed away Thursday, July 10, 2014.

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  18. Jewel Mae Jones GreeneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    Jewel Mae Jones Greene, 78, of Burkett Road, Boone, passed away Thursday, July 11, 2014, at her home.

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  19. The Bear: Women's record setRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    A Blowing Rock woman set a new female record Thursday at the 20th anniversary of The Bear, the opening athletic event to the 2014 Grandfather Mountain Highland Games.

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  20. Boone accepting agency funding...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    The town of Boone on Thursday opened the application period for outside agency funding requests for the 2014-15 fiscal year.

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