WILKESBORO – The Wilkes Community College Therapeutic Massage program is offering student clinics to the public in Hayes Hall Room 416. The clinic days will be on Fridays and by appointment only through April 17. Appointments begin at 9:30 a.m.
BOONE — Debbie Race of Asheville has been named university registrar at Appalachian State University.
WILKESBORO – Wilkes Community College is pleased to announce that 29 students – 23 curriculum and six continuing education – received Golden LEAF Scholarships during the Fall 2014 semester. The Golden LEAF Scholarship program,...
WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe Civic Center will play host to the Oldtime Music and Bluegrass show with Gary Poe this Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015.
Momentum Dance Showcase to be presented Jan. 23 and 24
ASHE COUNTY — The following accidents that occurred between Jan. 4 and Jan. 10 were reported by the N.C. Highway Patrol and are considered public record.Jan. 5Fleetwood
SHELBY — Department of Transportation crews are working hard to keep roads safe for motorists in advance of another storm system that could bring snow, sleet and rain to the region.
DAVIDSON — Civitas Media, a publisher of more than 100 community newspapers in 12 states, including the Jefferson Post, announced Tuesday, Jan. 20 the appointment of Ralph James Martin as Chief Executive Officer. Martin was recruited by Versa...
Doug Johnson, chief executive officer of Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation, was awarded the 2015 J.C. Brown CEO Communication Leadership Award through the electric cooperative industry's Spotlight on Excellence Awards...
WASHINGTON – Rep. Virginia Foxx, R-N.C., issued the following response regarding President Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday evening, Jan. 20:
JEFFERSON — At the tail end of the Ashe County Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 20, Commissioner Gary Roark made a motion that a plaque with the words “In God We Trust” be placed in the room at the courthouse where the...
LANSING —Firefighters representing Lansing Volunteer Fire and Rescue and several other departments kept busy Monday and Tuesday, as they worked together to contain three fires that occurred within a time span stretching a little over 24...
Ashe Child Care Family Resource is very pleased to announce Raising A Reader Grants awarded to following centers and classrooms in Ashe County. The RAR program is a 12 week program that engages families through literacy.
Sustainability Film Series begins Jan. 20
ASHE COUNTY — The local chapters of the Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) and American Legion offer thanks to the following businesses for their generous donations to the Veterans Christmas Fund:
JEFFERSON — The Ashe County Board of Commissioners will conduct their regular meeting at 9 a.m. Tuesday morning, Jan. 20 in the small courtroom on the third floor of the Ashe County Courthouse.
RALEIGH — The life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. will be remembered and honored today through acts of service in North Carolina and around the country.
WEST JEFFERSON — Collaborations between the Exceptional Children (EC) Department at Ashe County High School and Dr. Pepper Bottling Company continued again this year in an effort to help the families of two students in need.
WILKESBORO – The Walker Center, on the campus of Wilkes Community College, will present Travis LeDoyt's “A Tribute to the King” on Friday, Jan. 30, at 8 p.m. This performance is sponsored by Carolina West...
WILKESBORO – The Wilkes Community College Board of Trustees met on Thursday, Jan. 8, at the Walker Center on the campus of Wilkes Community College.
BOONE — Appalachian State University has retained its community engagement classification by the Carnegie Foundation first awarded to the university in 2008. The designation is valid until 2025.
WEST JEFFERSON — Area high school seniors whose parents are telephone service subscribers of SkyLine Membership Corporation and SkyBest Communications, may apply for national scholarships available through THE Foundation for Rural Service...
RALEIGH (TNS) — The first substantial bill of the General Assembly's new session tackles a perennial hot topic: government's ability to take private property.
JEFFERSON — A house fire at 586 Luther Road in Jefferson left five family members homeless on Wednesday, Jan. 14.The fire occurred at approximately 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 14.
RALEIGH − A legal settlement has been reached between the North Carolina Pesticide Board and an Ashe County Christmas tree farmer.