Watauga County Newswire (Page 10)

Watauga County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Watauga County, NC. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 1,354 in Watauga County, NC

  1. Intake project awaits USDA go-aheadRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2016 | Watauga Democrat

    ... for the project's construction. USDA review of the plans was temporarily delayed earlier this year when Watauga County requested additional information related to the project's floodplain permit and no-rise certification. The county had previously ...

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  2. Willis sentenced in fatal 2014 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Watauga Democrat

    ... who were traveling with Madrid. The group of motorcyclists were on vacation and traveling through Watauga County. Madrid's son, Andres Madrid, was following behind his father and was an eyewitness to the fatal crash. A blood test revealed that ...

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  3. Charges dropped against manager of hotel where three died of CO poisoningRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... who performed the work on the pool heater. "Our families wish to thank District Attorney Seth Banks and the Watauga County District Attorney's office for working so diligently on behalf of Daryl and Shirley Jenkins and Jeffrey and Jeannie Williams ...

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  4. Dollar General: Wea re looking at WarrensvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... School Road in West Jefferson and another on US-221 in Jefferson - with another just across the Ashe and Watauga County line in Deep Gap. America has been kind to discount shopping centers in recent years, including Dollar General. The company's ...

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  5. Watauga primary voter turnout similar to 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Watauga Democrat

    Watauga voters turned out in similar numbers for the 2016 presidential primary than the last such election in 2012 - approximately 37 percent of the county's voters turned out in both contests. Of the 43,682 voters registered in Watauga County, 16,409 came out to the polls, compared to 15,301 in the 2012 presidential primary, according to the Watauga Democrat archives.

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  6. Smoky Mountain to join 31-county catchment areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Watauga Democrat

    State health officials announced March 17 that the state- and Medicaid-funded local management entities/managed care organizations providing mental health, intellectual and developmental disability and substance abuse services to North Carolina citizens will be consolidating into four service regions across the state. Smoky Mountain Center, the LME/MCO serving Watauga County, will merge with Partners Behavioral Health Management to form the Western Region.

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  7. Four arrested outside Carolina West Wireless in BooneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... The four men were interviewed at the Boone Police Department, arrested and taken before a magistrate at the Watauga County Magistrate's office. Boone Police Chief Dana Crawford said cell phone stores across the state have been burglarized, and said ...

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  8. Watauga election canvass delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Watauga Democrat

    The Watauga County Board of Elections on Tuesday, March 22, was granted an extension of its canvass process by the State of Board of Elections. The county will now have until 4 p.m. March 23 to report its numbers.

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  9. Primary Offers a Glimpse of Voter ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Independent Weekly

    ... tasked with assisting them." College students all over the state were turned away at the polls yesterday. In Watauga County, home to Appalachian State University, Democracy NC executive director Bob Hall said that voter disenfranchisement seemed to ...

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  10. Howard Woodrow CableRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Watauga Democrat

    Howard Woodrow Cable, 94, of Rush Branch Road, Sugar Grove, passed away Monday, March 21, 2016, at Glenbridge Health & Rehabilitation. Born May 4, 1921, in Watauga County, he was a son of William Lee and Sena Johnson Cable.

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  11. VIDEO: Downtown Boone NC Eggs-stravaganzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Watauga Democrat

    Downtown Boone's annual Easter Egg-stravaganza signals in spring for local children with arts and crafts, entertainment and the highly anticipated Easter egg hunt. This year's event took place March 19, 2016, at the Watauga County Public Library.

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  12. Project donates balance bikes to area pre-K programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Watauga Democrat

    ... Brown of Boone Bike. The Ellingtons also received support from Blood, Sweat and Gears, a 90-mile bike ride in Watauga County, which works in tandem with the Beech Mountain Metric. "Using balance bikes eliminates the crank. Kids don't have the ...

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  13. Primary Offers a Glimpse of Voter ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Independent Weekly

    ... tasked with assisting them." College students all over the state were turned away at the polls yesterday. In Watauga County, home to Appalachian State University, Democracy NC executive director Bob Hall said that voter disenfranchisement seemed to ...

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  14. Easter Egg-stravaganza welcomes spring in BooneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Watauga Democrat

    Downtown Boone's annual Easter Egg-stravanganza signals in spring for local children with arts and crafts, entertainment and the highly anticipated Easter egg hunt. This year's event took place at 2 p.m. March 19. Due to inclement weather, all of the events at the Downtown Boone Easter Egg-stravaganza were moved to the Watauga County Public Library, including the Easter Egg Hunt.

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  15. Clinic nets $379K to combat heroin, opioid abuseRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2016 | Watauga Democrat

    High Country Community Health is among seven health centers in North Carolina to receive federal funding to expand substance abuse services, with a specific focus on treatment of opioid use disorders in underserved populations. HCCH - a federally qualified health center that opened in 2013 - received a two-year grant of $379,167 to establish an expanded, sustainable substance abuse treatment program in a collaboration with Stepping Stone of Boone.

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  16. Atkinson, ed leaders discuss issues at forumRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2016 | Watauga Democrat

    ... included June Atkinson, North Carolina superintendent of public instruction; Scott Elliott, superintendent of Watauga County Schools; David Burleson, superintendent of Avery County Schools; Keana Triplett, North Carolina teacher of the year; Robin ...

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  17. Easter events in the High CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Watauga Democrat

    ... follow at 11 a.m. Taking place from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., the event starts with entertainment and crafts at the Watauga County Public Library. Afterwards, take part in the Easter Parade from the library to the Jones House, where there will be an egg ...

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  18. Dollar General: Wea re looking at WarrensvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... School Road in West Jefferson and another on US-221 in Jefferson - with another just across the Ashe and Watauga County line in Deep Gap. America has been kind to discount shopping centers in recent years, including Dollar General. The company's ...

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  19. STATE v. MILLERRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | FindLaw

    On writ of certiorari to review judgment dated 4 February 2015 by Judge Eric C. Morgan in Watauga County Superior Court. Heard in the Court of Appeals 18 November 2015.

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  20. Counts, Jordan set for rematchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | Watauga Democrat

    ... State Senate District 45 Republican primary, Deanna Ballard defeated Ken Boham 13,426 to 11,923. Voters in Watauga County and across North Carolina voted overwhelmingly to accept the $2 billion Connect NC Bond referendum set to improve state ...

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