ASHE COUNTY — The Ashe County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to give an additional $2,500 to Project Graduation at their regular meeting Monday, May 18.
JEFFERSON — An awards luncheon was held on May 18 at the Ashe County Cooperative Extension Building to recognize the winners of the Governor's Award. The award is given to four county volunteers who have exhibited outstanding volunteer...
WEST JEFFERSON — Ashe County's 29th annual Christmas in July Festival will be held the evening of Friday, July 3 and all day Saturday, July 4. This year's annual festival comes on the heels of Ashe County being recognized as the...
WEST JEFFERSON — Archery enthusiasts from Ashe County and beyond are encouraged to showcase their skills for a cause this weekend in West Jefferson.
WEST JEFFERSON — Many upcoming changes, programs and events are coming to Mount Jefferson State Natural Area, and many in Ashe County and beyond may not be aware of all that the park, located in the heart of Ashe County, has to...
WEST JEFFERSON — A new salon, with an added twist, recently opened in West Jefferson.Hair Cafe, officially opened April 1 at it's location at 750 Beaver Creek School Road.
SPARTA —Cycling enthusiasts will converge on the High Country next month for a day of cycling for a good cause.
The following figures represent the current salaries of individuals employed by the County of Ashe (N.C.) for FY 2014-2015. They are public record and provided to the Jefferson Post courtesy of the Ashe County Government:
WEST JEFFERSON — A class reunion will be held for former students of the historic West Jefferson School during summer celebrations for West Jefferson's Centennial.
In the March 10, 1960 edition of The Skyland Post newspaper, which later merged with The Jefferson Times to form the Jefferson Post, a story appears about a plane crash that occurred between Lansing and Bina, off N.C. 194.
GRASSY CREEK — Landmark Farm Alpacas will soon be welcoming two new additions to the farm.Landmark Farm was opened in 2010 by Ralph and Rachelle Bridges. Currently, two of their alpacas are due to give birth at any time.
JEFFERSON — For the second year in a row, Ashe Memorial Hospital, Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation and Ashe County Schools are teaming up to provide physicals for student athletes at Ashe County High School, in addition to testing...
ASHE COUNTY — The following accidents that occurred between April 26 and May 2 were reported by the North Carolina Highway Patrol and are considered public record.April 26Highway 88
CHARLOTTE – In celebration of National Volunteer Week, approximately 2,000 Habitat for Humanity volunteers working across North Carolina received catered boxed lunches from local franchise owners and employees of Subway restaurants. The...
WASHINGTON – Rep. Virginia Foxx, R-N.C., recently announced that she will host a telephone town hall for 5th District residents on Tuesday, June 9 at 7:15 p.m.
On Saturday, May 23, the Blue Ridge Art Clan of Ashe County will present “An Art Work Critique” of members' works, by artist, designer and former Broomfields Gallery owner Julia Bishop.
GLENDALE SPRINGS — Northwest Trading Post, located at Milepost 259 on the Blue Ridge Parkway in Ashe County, is now open for the summer season. The store had it's official reopening on Saturday, April 18.
LENOIR—Twelve children attended Caldwell Hospice's annual Good Mourning Children's Grief Camp held recently at United Presbyterian Church in Lenoir.
WARRENSVILLE — The spirit of inclusion and entertainment will take center stage at the fifth annual Imagine program at Ashe County Middle School (ACMS) on Monday, May 25, beginning at 9 a.m.
On Wednesday, May 20, Tamales Mexican Grill of Jefferson will donate a percentage of sales from lunch (11 a.m.-3 p.m.) to support Ashe Family Literacy. All are invited to come out, eat great food and support a good cause.
JEFFERSON — Ashe Supports Heroes Everywhere, a year-long community event started by Amanda Tomlinson Jones, took place Saturday, April 11 at the National Guard Armory in Jefferson.
LANSING — The Lansing Board of Aldermen discussed the progress of the Lansing Creeper Trail Park expansion at their regular board meeting on Monday, May 11.
WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County Arts Council will sponsor Coffee House Live! this Saturday, May 16 at 7:30 p.m. in the Hensley Hall of the West Jefferson Methodist Church. The line-up will feature: old time band the Zephyr Lightning Bolts,...
JEFFERSON- Ashe Memorial Hospital will be welcoming a new general surgeon this June.
WEST JEFFERSON — The West Jefferson Lions Club sponsored vision screenings for Ashe County seniors at Ashe Services for Aging on Wednesday, May 13.