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Commissioners recognize Hound Ears Club for 50 years of service
The Watauga County Board of Commissioners passed a proclocation on Tuesday honoring Hound Ears Club in Boone for its 50 years of service to the High Country.
Women's funds merge efforts, goals
A merger that has been in the works for months has finally become official. On Tuesday, members of the High Country Women's Fund and the Appalachian Women's Fund gathered to say goodbye to their former organizations and say hello to the new Women's Fund of the Blue Ridge.
Women's funds merge
From left, Karen Sabo, Grace Palacios-Will and Kay McKloske enjoy a champagne toast during the official merger of the Appalachian Women's Fund and the High Country Women's Fund at Bistro Roca Tuesday evening.
Wildlife rehabilitation has always been a passion for Nina Fischesser, director of Lees-McRae College's Blue Ridge Wildlife Institute.
Heavy snow in the North Carolina mountains
Winter kept its stranglehold on the North Carolina Mountains at least for one more day on Tuesday as heavy snow fell in many sections.