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  1. Salisbury golfers dominate 1A/2A golfRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    ... finished second, two shots back. Her Tuesday score of one-under 71 was the best of the day. Page Church of Avery County was third, but she was 17 strokes back. East Surry's Madison Moore was fourth. Salisbury won its fourth consecutive state team ...

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  2. Christmas Tree Goes Up At Biltmore HouseRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    More than 2,000 visitors were on hand as the tree from Avery County was taken to the house on a horse-drawn wagon driven by Santa Claus.

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  3. Cards reach Elite EightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Mt. Airy News

    ... round where they'll take on No. 2 seed Community School of Davidson on Saturday. The Spartans (15-5-1) beat Avery County 5-1 in their third-round game. "It's the furthest we've ever been," Hart said. "We made it to the third round three years ago ...

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  4. Obituaries November 5, 2014Read the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Thomasville Times

    The funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 2, at Friendly Gospel Baptist Church, 212 Commercial Park Drive, Thomasville. Interment followed in Yellow Mountain Cemetery in Avery County, NC.

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  5. Charlotte shivers, but warm-up is comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Carolinas residents awoke Monday to record-tying cold temperatures, but meteorologists said a return to milder weather is on the way. After a weekend in which snow fell across the North Carolina mountains and in parts of western and central South Carolina, temperatures tumbled Monday morning under clear skies and with light winds.

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  6. Salisbury golfers dominate 1A/2A golfRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... finished second, two shots back. Her Tuesday score of one-under 71 was the best of the day. Page Church of Avery County was third, but she was 17 strokes back. East Surry's Madison Moore was fourth. Salisbury won its fourth consecutive state team ...

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  7. NCHSAA Prep Playoff Pairings 10.30.14Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... harter at Starmount; Lincoln Charter at Highlands, Sat., 4; Bishop McGuinness at East Surry; East Montgomery at Avery County; Queens Grant vs Community School of Davidson at Bailey Road, Sat., 4

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  8. Ups and Downs: Winning worm; Eagles nest; and a rating to work on for ARMCRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Burlington Times News

    ... football player at Southern Alamance High School. On a fun family weekend to the annual Woolly Worm Festival in Avery County recently, in which the famous worms are used in predicting the severity of winter weather, Neyman entered his $1 worm named ...

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  9. #snOMG! Will Charlotte see flurries this weekend?Read the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... Watauga Counties from Friday evening through 8 p.m. Saturday, while a Winter Storm Watch has been issued for Avery County from Friday evening through Saturday evening. There is even an outside chance that a few wet snowflakes could mix in with a few ...

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  10. Prep roundup, Oct. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... wound up with a team score of 550 behind Salisbury, which won its fourth straight title by 42 strokes over Avery County. Salisbury finished with a 500 team total to Avery County's 542. Salisbury's Grace Yatawara shot a final-round 73 for a 145 total ...

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  11. Yatawara leads 1A/2A golfers after first 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... sophomore. Salisbury, seeking its fourth straight state team title, had a 19-shot advantage over second-place Avery County in the team standings. The best three scores of a team count toward the team totals, and a total of nine teams and 78 golfers ...

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  12. Prep roundup, Oct. 27Read the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... straight title. Salisbury shot 255 as a team on the Red Fox Course at the Foxfire Resort and Golf Club while Avery County is second at 274. The Cougars were led by senior LeAnn Domitrovits, who carded an 11-over 83 with one birdie along with six ...

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  13. Worm wins $1,000 for local boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Burlington Times News

    It was an average family getaway to the mountains for a Graham teenager this month - until the 14-year-old walked away with $1,000 and the caterpillar that forecasts the severity of western North Carolina's coming winter. Vince Neyman and his family made their first trip to Avery County's Woolly Worm festival Oct. 18, something his father, Bart, had heard about and thought would be a fun weekend activity.

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  14. State boundRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... and had the fourth-highest score among individual finishers who were not on qualifying teams Hendersonville, Avery County and Highland Tech. Lytton said Schronce has vastly improved as the season progressed, and it was no surprise she qualified to ...

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  15. Mount Airy tennis defeats Avery CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Mt. Airy News

    Mount Airy breezed past Avery County 6-0 in the second round of the Class 1A dual-team tennis tournament on Tuesday night.

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  16. Mount Airy defeats Avery County in 1A dualsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Mt. Airy News

    Mount Airy breezed past Avery County 6-0 in the second round of the Class 1A dual team tennis tournament on Tuesday night.

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  17. Robeson leads NC enrollment for ObamaCareRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | The Robesonian

    ... the report says, 1.274 million residents were eligible and 353,000 - about 24 percent - selected a plan. Avery County had the second highest percentage of residents signed up, 41.7 percent. Gates County had the lowest percent of eligible residents ...

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  18. Bears beat Cards in playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Mt. Airy News

    ... played a regular match in a couple of weeks, he pointed out. The win advances the Bears to the second round at Avery County next Tuesday. The Lady Vikings are 8-4 on the season. Before the dual-team playoffs continue, the Bears' top doubles team of ...

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  19. Tennis playoffs start todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Mt. Airy News

    ... to Brevard (15-2). In 1A, Mount Airy (14-2) hosts East Wilkes, which got a wild card at 11-5. The winner gets Avery County (14-6) which received a first-round bye. East Surry (11-5) goes to Chatham Central (12-3). The winner gets Bishop McGuinness ...

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  20. 2014 Shrine Bowl Roster AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... th Carolina's head coach is Hal Capps of Mooresville. Assistant coaches from our area include Darrell Brewer of Avery County, Tom Eanes of Patton, and Glen Padgett of Concord.

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