Avery County Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Weapons cache found in house during Berger arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    ... Tuesday, he was found with a cache of weapons in a house in Beech Mountain. Berger was arrested Tuesday in Avery County and charged with a probation violation , according to Avery County Sheriff Kevin Frye. Jail records show Berger was charged with ...

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  2. NHC Commissioner Brian Berger arrested in Avery CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Berger pleaded guilty Feb. 3, 2014 to one count of DWI and misdemeanor possession of schedule II narcotic that stemmed from an arrest Dec. 6, 2013.

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  3. Brian Berger arrested in Avery CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Berger was arrested today in Avery County and charged with a probation violation, said Avery County Sheriff Kevin Frye.

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  4. Boone United Trail grand opening is SaturdayRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    ... Park will inaugurate a new self-guided TRACK trail for children along the first mile of the Profile Trail in Avery County. Meet at the Profile Trail parking lot on N.C. 105 South. - Volunteers will help build the new Beech Tree Trail at Elk Knob ...

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  5. Ashe unemployment drops 1.3 percent between March and AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... unemployed, down from 973 in March. In the High Country region, Ashe County continues to have the highest rate. Avery County has an unemployment rate of 7.3 percent and Mitchell County has a 7.2 percent rate. Of the High Country counties, Alleghany ...

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  6. Avery County woman rescues dog, charged with theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    An Avery County woman is in the dog house with the law after police say she stole a neighbor's dog, which she says had been left malnourished. 50 comments

  7. COLLINS, HAZELRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | Daily Press & Argus

    She was born on December 21, 1936 in Avery County, North Carolina, daughter of the late Roby and Cora Baldwin.

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  8. Ashe unemployment drops 1.3 percent between March and AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... unemployed, down from 973 in March. In the High Country region, Ashe County continues to have the highest rate. Avery County has an unemployment rate of 7.3 percent and Mitchell County has a 7.2 percent rate. Of the High Country counties, Alleghany ...

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  9. Joy Marie CookRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2014 | Chapel Hill News

    ... Cystic Fibrosis and went on to her heavenly home, Sunday, May 18, 2014. Joy was born December 4, 1984 in Avery County, the daughter of Keith and Judy Cook. She was a research assistant of Bio-Statistics at the University of North Carolina and ...

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  10. Joy Marie CookRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    ... against cystic fibrosis and went on to her heavenly home on Sunday, May 18, 2014. Joy was born Dec. 4, 1984, in Avery County, the daughter of Keith and Judy Cook. She was a research assistant of bio-statistics at the University of North Carolina and ...

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  11. Sgt. Benfield named Boone Optimist Club Officer of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    ... and won the Top Gun honors of his class. He graduated from BLET in May 2004 and worked as a reserve deputy for Avery County Sheriff's Office before being hired as a police officer at Appalachian in November 2005.

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  12. Deadline set for sterilization victim claimsRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    ... As of last summer, 177 living victims had been verified statewide, including three in Ashe County and two in Avery County, Chris Mears, public information officer for the N.C. Department of Administration, said last year. But the Office for Justice ...

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  13. Cherryville takes opening-round 1A softball victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... a four-hitter and did not allow any earned runs as Cherryville (11-9) advanced to a second round game against Avery County. Lead-off batter Bayleigh Henley, another ninth grader on a team with two seniors on the roster, went 3-for-4 with two ...

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  14. Hospitality House and Western Youth Network teaming up for May 26 Color Blast 5K run, walkRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    ... WYN's Youth Mentoring Program. The program has been successfully operating in Watauga County since 1985 and Avery County since 2002. The mentoring program serves youth between the ages of 6 and 17 and encourages students to stay motivated and ...

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  15. Starmount coach steps downRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... a summer Bible camp, coaching in the spring was too much. The Rams, with Markman at least one more time, are at Avery County tonight for a first-round 1A West playoff game.

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  16. Banks wins DA primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | Blowing Rocket

    ... Springer finished second, with 4,319 ballots and 33 percent of the district's votes, including a win in Avery County. Miller took Watauga County but finished in third overall, with 2,491 votes, or 19 percent. By securing at least 40 percent of the ...

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  17. Unofficial Election ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | The Mountain Times

    ... Springer finished second, with 4,321 ballots and 33 percent of the district's votes, including a win in Avery County. Miller took Watauga County, but finished in third overall, with 2,494 votes, or 19 percent. By securing at least 40 percent of the ...

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  18. Color Blast 5K set for May 26Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | The Mountain Times

    ... WYN's Youth Mentoring Program. This program has been successfully operating in Watauga County since 1985 and Avery County since 2002. The mentoring program serves youth between the ages of 6 to 17 and encourages students to stay motivated and ...

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  19. Paws for a CauseRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | The Mountain Times

    A May 24 fundraiser is giving shelter dogs something to wag their tails about. Paws for a Cause is an upcoming fundraising event to benefit the Avery County Humane Society.

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  20. Banks takes DA raceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 | Watauga Democrat

    ... Springer finished second, with 4,319 ballots and 33 percent of the district's votes, including a win in Avery County. Miller took Watauga County, but finished in third overall, with 2,491 votes, or 19 percent. By securing at least 40 percent of the ...

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