Watauga County Newswire (Page 8)

Watauga County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Watauga County, NC. (Page 8)

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

    Dec 5, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    Watauga County Sheriff's Office logo Watauga County Sheriff's Office logo Watauga County Sheriff's Office logo Watauga County Sheriff's Office logo Watauga County Sheriff's Office logo Watauga County Sheriff's Office logo Watauga County Sheriff's Office logo Watauga County Sheriff's Office logo Watauga County Sheriff's Office logo Watauga County Sheriff's Office logo 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. Boone man airlifted after logging incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... the man sustained injuries to the head. The patient was estimated to be in his mid-to late 60s, according to Watauga County Rescue Squad Chief Randy Collins. Thanks to modern technologies, you and more people are reading the Watauga Democrat than ...

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  3. Bethel boys cruise past MabelRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    Bethel's boys' basketball team kept pace with its rivals in the Watauga County middle school basketball standings with its 47-25 victory over host Mabel on Nov. 30. The Beavers stayed close to Parkway and Valle Crucis in the standings after taking a 16-3 lead by the end of the first quarter. Mabel slipped to 1-5.

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  4. Inn on Cornish recommended for approval by planning boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... Harwood said. "Thank you for taking the extra effort to make it look nice." Mary Williams, president of the Watauga County Beekeeper Association, spoke of the importance of saving the honey bee, which has suffered from "colony collapse" syndrome in ...

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  5. Officials investigate cause of Watauga County fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. BOONE, N.C. - Investigators in Watauga County are trying to figure out what started a fire Thursday morning south of Boone. Officials said four different departments ...

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  6. Fire renders Powder Horn building a total lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... to the maintenance structure. The cause of the fire is unknown at this time and is under investigation by the Watauga County Fire Marshal's Office. Thanks to modern technologies, you and more people are reading the Watauga Democrat than ever before. ...

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  7. Boone Christmas Parade scheduled Dec. 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    The town of Boone and the Jones House Community Center announce that the annual downtown Boone Christmas Parade will take place at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 9. The parade will start at the Poplar Grove Road Connector traveling east on King Street through downtown Boone, concluding on the campus of ASU at the Legends parking lot, located on Hardin Street. Staging for the parade will start at 9 a.m. at the Watauga County Human Services Center parking lot on Poplar Grove Road Connector.

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  8. Man arrested on child sexual exploitation chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... of a child via a web messenger app. Agencies involved in the investigation were the Boone Police Department, Watauga County Sheriff's Office and North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation. Each agency is part of the North Carolina ICAC Taskforce, ...

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  9. Disaster recovery centers set to open in western NC counties following severe stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | WBTV

    ... centers are joining a disaster recovery center loan outreach center, which had been previously announced in Watauga County. "The storm damaged a number of our mountain communities. While the majority of the damage was in the Boone area, we realize ...

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  10. The Absentee Gardeners: NC Christmas trees grown by hand, protected by scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... grow a Christmas tree. The reality of growing Christmas trees came together for me when I met Joey Miller, a Watauga County Christmas tree farmer. We talked about the work and I had to ask what he likes best about farming. He said, "Just being out ...

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  11. Jennie Martha CoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2017 | The Taylorsville Times

    ... on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at Spartanburg Medical Center. Mrs. Cox was born October 13, 1935, in Watauga County, the daughter of the late Carroll Oxentine and Jenny Lynn Jones Oxentine. She had worked in the furniture industry and was a ...

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  12. Western Youth Network's Festival of Trees returns for third yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... it was inspiring." WYN will be putting on the event with the help of Chetola Resort in hosting and the Watauga County Christmas Tree Association for providing the Fraser firs. Roberts also commended Phi Gamma Delta, saying they've been extremely ...

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  13. November is Alzheimer's Awareness, Caregivers MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... that," she said. The Hearns, through funding from the Adult Services Coalition and in partnership with the Watauga County Sheriff's Office, came up with Project Lifesaver. Project Lifesaver is a tracking bracelet for people living with Alzheimer's, ...

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  14. Season of thanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... director. "Boone is an incredible community of mentors who care about the future of our young people." Watauga County's mentoring program has 80 community-based mentors and 30 Lunch Buddies. Avery County's community-based mentoring program has seven ...

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  15. Theft reported at Top Nails; Crime Stoppers seeks infoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    On Nov. 20, a breaking and entering and larceny were reported by the owner of Top Nails, located at 240 Shadowline Drive in Boone. The store's surveillance video recording reportedly shows the suspect enter the business at around 12:48 a.m., and is wearing a hood, mask and gloves to allegedly conceal their identity.

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  16. SBA disaster loan center opens in Watauga Nov. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    Gov. Roy Cooper announced Nov. 22 that financial assistance is available through the U.S. Small Business Administration for residents affected by storms that struck Watauga and surrounding counties in October. A U.S. Small Business Administration Disaster Loan Outreach Center will open Tuesday, Nov. 28, at the Watauga County Emergency Operations Center - located at 184 Hodges Gap Road, Building D, Boone.

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  17. Four displaced after RV park fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    Watauga County Communications shared this image of the fire at the RV park on N.C. 194 on its Twitter feed Wednesday morning. A fire in the early morning of Nov. 22 results in the total loss of one RV and the damage of two on either side of it at the Waterwheel RV Park.

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  18. Project Lifesaver and Caregiver Awareness MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... that," she said. The Hearns, through funding from the Adult Services Coalition and in partnership with the Watauga County Sheriff's Department, came up with Project Lifesaver. Project Lifesaver is a tracking bracelet for people living with ...

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  19. Fire at RV park briefly closes 194Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... Creek Road traffic was being routed around on Clint Lewis Road. Meat Camp Fire, Boone Fire, Watauga Medics, Watauga County Rescue, Watauga County Sheriff's Office and Blue Ridge Energy units were on scene at the fire. Thanks to modern technologies, ...

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  20. Man charged with trafficking cocaine, marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Watauga Democrat

    ... The combined street value of the narcotics was approximately $28,000, police said. Sanders was taken before a Watauga County magistrate, where a $100,000 secured bond was set pending a Dec. 6 appearance in Watauga District Court.

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