Watauga County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Watauga County, NC. (Page 3)

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  1. Blue Ridge Electric cuts ribbon on newly renovated facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Mountain Times

    ... to problem areas 30 minutes quicker at a moment when time is precious." Added Steve Woodring, Blue Ridge's Watauga County operations manager, "Our service fleet will be able to better respond to both emergencies and regular maintenance work. We also ...

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  2. BREMCO celebrates $4.2 million upgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Blowing Rocket

    ... helps us get to problem areas 30 minutes quicker at a moment when time is precious." Steve Woodring, BREMCO's Watauga County operations manager, added, "Our service fleet will be able to better respond to both emergencies and regular maintenance ...

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  3. Parkway tourism creates $782 million in economic benefitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... that the rise in popularity of outdoor recreation activities helps keep their tourism numbers robust. "Watauga County in western North Carolina's High Country saw a rise in occupancy tax revenue over last year," said Wright Tilley, Executive ...

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  4. CCC&TI offers craft brewing program for pros, amateursRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Watauga Democrat

    ... campus in Hudson and activities at Howard Brewing in Lenoir and Granite Falls Brewery in Granite Falls. Watauga County students will split their time between classes and labs at the Appalachian Enterprise Center in downtown Boone and Appalachian ...

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  5. Blue Ridge Electric hosts open...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Watauga Democrat

    Members of the Watauga County community gathered in the newly renovated district office of Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation for an open house and tour of the facilities on Tuesday.

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  6. Voting laws restrict young North CaroliniansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Independent Weekly

    ... voting aren't only coming from the General Assembly. Hunt goes to Appalachian State University, located in Watauga County, where the county Board of Elections voted not to have an early voting site on the ASU campus, citing a need to spread voting ...

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  7. Mark Lee CornettRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Watauga Democrat

    ... arms of his mother, Jane Brown Cornett. What a reunion this must have been! Mark was born June 3, 1965, in Watauga County, and was a member of Zionville Baptist Church. He is survived by his father and stepmother, Allen and Carrie Cornett of ...

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  8. Car crushes, kills manRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... ut lived most of his life in Watauga and Caldwell counties, worked as a flagger for a construction company in Watauga County.

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  9. Ron Forster joins Watauga Humane Society effortsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Watauga Democrat

    ... board, and we are confident he will strengthen our ability to continue the work we do for the animals here in Watauga County," said Jan Watson, president of the Watauga Humane Society. Forster has a master's degree in business administration with a ...

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  10. Fallen HeroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Watauga Democrat

    Friends, family and community members gathered at the Watauga County Law Enforcement Officer's Memorial Saturday night to honor six law enforcement officers who lost their lives while in service.

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  11. DAV purchases new vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Watauga Democrat

    The Disabled American Veterans Watauga County Chapter No. 90, located in Boone, recently purchased a 2014 Ford Flex to add to its transportation network.

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  12. Seven injured in Castle Ford wreckRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Watauga Democrat

    ... Fire Department, Watauga Rescue, Watauga Medics, Blowing Rock Fire & Rescue, State Highway Patrol and Watauga County Sheriff's Office. Boone Fire and Meat Camp Fire provided support at the landing zone. Road flares were quickly utilized to warn and ...

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  13. Elections board upholds previous one-stop planRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Watauga Democrat

    In a two to one vote, the Watauga County Board of Elections voted to uphold the same one-stop implementation plan the board adopted for the May primary for the general election in November.

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  14. Welcome Home, ThriftiqueRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Mountain Times

    ... internships and volunteer mentors. According to Hospitality House, "Welcome Home Thriftique will provide Watauga County and surrounding counties with high-quality, gently used and refurbished furniture, home goods, artwork, jewelry and appliances in ...

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  15. Watauga Humane Society hires new major gifts directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Mountain Times

    ... board, and we are confident he will strengthen our ability to continue the work we do for the animals here in Watauga County," said Jan Watson, president of the Watauga Humane Society. Forster has a master's degree in business administration with a ...

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  16. Pack-the-Bus in Boone and Blowing RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Mountain Times

    With just a little more than two weeks remaining until the Watauga County Back 2 School Festival, organizers have made it easier than ever to help Pack-the-Bus with school supplies.

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  17. NPS report indicates increase in tourist spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Mountain Times

    ... that the rise in popularity of outdoor recreation activities helps keep their tourism numbers robust. "Watauga County in Western North Carolina's High Country saw a rise in occupancy tax revenue over last year," said Wright Tilley, executive ...

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  18. A Special TallentRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Mountain Times

    ... The Artists in Residence Series is sponsored by the Blowing Rock Historical Society and funded in part by the Watauga County Arts Council and Grassroots Funds of the North Carolina Arts Council. Artists will be in residence at Edgewood Cottage ...

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  19. WCAC paints an Artfull PaletteRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Mountain Times

    The Watauga County Art Council's Artfull Palette annual fundraiser is the perfect event to "wind out your summer, but crank up your fall," said executive director Cherry Johnson.

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  20. Boone council to consider West Downtown Boone conceptRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Watauga Democrat

    ... including the town of Boone, Temple of the High Country, Downtown Boone Development Association and Watauga County, the concept presents an alternative to building a sidewalk on Poplar Grove Road by instead constructing a greenway along Kraut Creek. ...

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