Avery County Newswire (Page 2)

Avery County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Avery County, NC. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 209 in Avery County, NC

  1. Lady Huskies win season openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    It was a good start to the 2017 season for the varsity volleyball team as they took down Avery County on Tuesday by a 3-2 score.

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  2. Season opener: Huskies take on VikingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    All of the offseason workouts, the summer heat and the fall practices have led up to the season opening football game between Ashe County and the Avery County Vikings.

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  3. New Profile Trail parking lot dedicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... facility for GMSP in the near future. Ballard discussed the uniqueness of the High Country's parks, saying that Avery County generated $113 million in tourism dollars in 2015 and 2,000 jobs. "People love to visit and love to come back," Ballard ...

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  4. Federal Tax Liens In Foreclosure ProceedingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | JD Supra

    ... lien. In this case, the Internal Revenue Service ("IRS") had recorded two tax liens against real property in Avery County. Later, the Village of Sugar Mountain obtained a third lien for unpaid property taxes on the same property and sought to ...

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  5. Camden suspends fewer studentsRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    ... in the state was in the Lexington City district, which remarkably had no suspensions for the reporting period. Avery County and Clay County also reported extremely low rates, 2.51, while Graham County reported a rate of 2.33. At the other end of the ...

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  6. a Rebuildinga volleyball teams prepare for season openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... multiple teams will be present for scrimmages. The regular season starts on Tuesday, Aug. 15 at home against Avery County. Rayna Blevins, one of four varsity players returning this season, will have to be one of the team leaders from her outside ...

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  7. Beech Mountain names Barnett police chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... Ward watches on during the town's National Night Out on Tuesday. Meebo, an 8-and-a-half year-old K9 with the Avery County Sheriff's Office. Meebo was on hand for the town of Beech Mountain's National Night Out on Tuesday. New Beech Mountain Police ...

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  8. Woman identified in fatal Newland house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    Fire departments from across Avery County responded to the two-story house fire on Millers Gap Highway into the morning on Thursday, July 27. The smoking remains of a two-story home on Millers Gap Highway that was destroyed by an early morning fire on Thursday, July 27. Newland Police Chief Byron Clawson directs traffic at the intersection of Hwy. 194 and 181 to divert drivers from the scene of the Millers Gap Hwy.

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  9. ECPPS reports low dropout rateRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    ... rates for 2015-16 were Jones County, Newton-Conover City, Clay County, Chapel Hill-Carrboro City, Elkin City, Avery County, Union County Caldwell County, and Tyrrell County. Around the Albemarle, Camden County Schools had 18 dropouts in 2015-16 for ...

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  10. NC deputy to receive Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor from President TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | WBTV

    A deputy from North Carolina has been named a recipient of the Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor by President Donald Trump. Lieutenant William Buchanan, a deputy from the Avery County Sheriff's Office, was on the list of twelve recipients of this prestigious award from 2015-2016.

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  11. Attorney General Jeff Sessions Announces Public Safety Officers to Be Awarded Medal of ValorRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... efforts to end the December 2015 terrorist attack in San Bernardino, California. Lieutenant William Buchanan (Avery County Sheriff's Office, North Carolina) and Emergency Medical Technician Sean Ochsenbein (Putnam County Rescue Squad, Tennessee) for ...

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  12. 49-year-old woman found dead in Avery County house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | WBTV

    ... then noticed they could see a woman inside. "They tore out part of a window and wall to get to her," said Avery County Sheriff Kevin Frye. "They risked their lives to try to save her." The woman, who was identified as 49-year-old Michele Warren, was ...

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  13. SBI investigating after woman killed in Avery County house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... Deputies and SBI agents were investigating after a woman was killed Thursday in an early-morning house fire in Avery County. Authorities were called to the home on Millers Gap Highway, just outside Newland, around 5 a.m. after a passerby spotted ...

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  14. One dead in Avery County house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    A mother and son were sentenced to federal prison time after investigators said they uncovered a human trafficking operation in South Carolina, North Carolina and New York. A mother and son were sentenced to federal prison time after investigators said they uncovered a human trafficking operation in South Carolina, North Carolina and New York.

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  15. In Brief: Caldwell Hospice welcomes High Country volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... Hospice, the only not-for-profit hospice care provider serving Ashe and Watauga counties, and also serving Avery County, is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Health Care, Medicare-certified and licensed by the State of North Carolina. ...

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  16. Twenty-one names now filed for Watauga municipal electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... the race and Robert "Bob" Dodson was officially confirmed as a candidate by Watauga County. Dodson had filed in Avery County, as rules state you must file in the county you live in for split towns. Fourteen seats are available for election this ...

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  17. ACHS volleyball schedule releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The Lady Husky volleyball season is not too far off with the first regular season match slated for Aug. 15 at home against Avery County.

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  18. Ralph D. JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    Ralph D. Jones, Johnson City, slipped peacefully into the presence of our Lord Jesus Christ on Saturday, July 1, 2017, after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. Ralph was born on July 23, 1924, in Avery County, N.C. He grew up in Elizabethton, Tenn.

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  19. NCDOT: Timetable for 105 widening acceleratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... to the NCDOT's website, in 2011, the agency studied widening a 14.6-mile stretch of N.C. 105 from Linville in Avery County to Boone. As a result of traffic forecasts that showed the stretch from Linville to Foscoe did not project sufficient traffic ...

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  20. Fire envelops car on N.C. 105Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... proximity to the structure, and the flames were knocked down before they could reach the building. According to Avery County Communications, units responding to the fire included Linville Volunteer Fire Department, Banner Elk Volunteer Fire and ...

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