Watauga County Newswire (Page 5)

Watauga County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Watauga County, NC. (Page 5)

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  1. Sheriff's reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    The following information is courtesy of the Watauga County Sheriff's Office. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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  2. Man OK after truck flips over 194 guardrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... rked to pull the vehicle up the bank. Meat Camp Fire Department, Watauga Medics, State Highway Patrol and the Watauga County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene.

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  3. Leroy D. WoodringRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    Leroy was born October 8, 1949, in Watauga County, a son of Mae Marie Smith Woodring and the late David Cleveland Woodring. He was a retired housekeeper at Appalachian State University and a member of Liberty Baptist Church.

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  4. In Brief: Juice Boone, Hungry Howie's, Dollar GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... The land was purchased in July 2016 by Charlotte-based E & F Pizza Perfect LLC for $706,000, according to Watauga County land records. E & F Pizza Perfect will relocate the Hungry Howie's from its current location at 1748 Blowing Rock Road. ...

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  5. Mast, deputies to honor fallen officers at Police Unity TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    From left, Paige Mast and Carolynn Gragg honor fallen Watauga County officer William Mast at the National Law Enforcement Officer's Memorial. At the end of the Police Unity Tour, all nine chapters of riders meet up to ride into Washington, D.C. as a group.

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  6. Habitat for Humanity Restore joins Home is the Key campaign in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... Home is the Key campaign sheet. BOONE - To address the critical need for affordable housing in the community, Watauga County ReStore is joining Home is the Key throughout April. Home is the Key is a national campaign by Habitat for Humanity ...

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  7. Feastin on fruits and veggies cooking classRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... vegetables Classes will be offered 3 consecutive Wednesdays: April 5, 12 and 19 from 9:30am to 12:30pm at the Watauga County Agricultural Conference Center (252 Poplar Grove Rd, Boone). Cost is $40 for all 3 classes or $15 for each class. Class size ...

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  8. Our view: A return to statemanshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... and the remaining four will be selected by the Senate president and the speaker of the House. At least one Watauga County Board of Elections member, Stella Anderson, doesn't agree with the changes. In fact, Anderson, on Feb. 14, filed an amici ...

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  9. FORECAST: Heavy rain, minor flooding a concern for Friday morning driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | WSOCTV

    A Flood Advisory remains in effect until 9:15 a.m. for Watauga County. Heavy rain may cause minor flooding conditions in areas such as Boone, Blowing Rock and Beech Mountain.

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  10. Seed Library to launch at Watauga Library April 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    Blue Ridge Women in Agriculture is teaming up with the Watauga County Public Library to launch the Watauga County Seed Library, a project which makes free seeds available to the public to start gardens. The grand opening is from 3 to 5 p.m. on April 1 in the library.

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  11. Sheriff's reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    The following information is courtesy of the Watauga County Sheriff's Office. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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  12. Blowing Rock Trout Derby returns for 38th yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... fish in the categories of brown trout, rainbow trout and speckled trout. Trout caught in any body of water in Watauga County that day are eligible. The Middle Fork of the New River has recently been stocked with 630 brook trout, 630 rainbow trout ...

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  13. Scholars and Scones program at BRAHMRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    The Blowing Rock Art and History Museum will host a "Scholars and Scones" program titled "Family, Food and Place: The Winebarger Mill and Agricultural History in Watauga County, NC" beginning at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 30. Cody Miller will explore the historic Winebarger Mill, a hydro-powered grist mill operated by the Winebarger-Moretz family for generations beginning in the mid-19th century. Admission is $5.

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  14. White River Fire 100 percent contained, trails openedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    The White River Fire has been 100 percent contained, according to U.S. Forest Service officials on March 28. The trail closures which have been in place have been lifted, but USFS officials still warn of post-fire dangers. "The area closure in place for Linville Gorge has been lifted, but the public should use caution when visiting the area," the USFS statement said.

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  15. In Brief: Captain Jim's buys Hilltop restaurant, Greystone joins LifeStoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... Seafood Truck, purchased the restaurant from Christoper Leroy Wood and Karen Coffey Wood, according to the Watauga County Register of Deeds. Karen is the daughter of the original owner Harold Coffey, who founded Hilltop in 1958, according to ...

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  16. Mary Stevenson ShookRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... various Boards of Directors for area nursing homes and actively delivered Meals on Wheels to the elderly in Watauga County. She held membership in many organizations, including the American College of Health Association, American Nurses Association, ...

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  17. Outdoor Recreation Summit to present new, continuing projects April 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... West Jefferson. The long-distance hiking trail would extend approximately 30-40 miles from Howard Knob in Watauga County to Mount Jefferson in Ashe County. Along the way, the trail would cross both private and public lands, including the unique ...

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  18. Woman killed, husband airlifted after teen driver collides with motorcycleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. WATAUGA COUNTY, N.C. - State troopers said a woman was killed Friday evening and her husband hospitalized when the motorcycle they were ...

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  19. Wildfire smoke drifts into WataugaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... BOONE - Shifting winds on Friday sent smoke from the wildfire in the Linville Gorge Wilderness area into the Watauga County area, fire officials said. The White Creek Fire in the Linville Gorge was reported March 16 and had grown to 4,355 acres as ...

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  20. Watauga NAACP members meet with Ballard, Jordan in RaleighRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    The Watauga NAACP took part in the 11th annual Forward Together Moral Advocacy & People's Legislative Day in Raleigh on March 21. "In order to make Watauga County and North Carolina better for all of us, we have to hold our elected officials accountable on the state and federal level," said Watauga NAACP President Todd Carter in a statement before the event. The North Carolina NAACP organizes groups to visit with their local legislatures.

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