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  1. Nick Strom - GreenwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GwdToday.com

    ... and Jessie Turner Strom. A 1954 graduate of Greenwood High School, Mr. Strom attended Appalachian State College in Boone, NC. He was a US Navy Veteran having served during the Korean War. In 1987 Mr. Strom retired from Fluor-Daniel Construction ...

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  2. Ashe withdraws from eminent domain billRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... the board to present a resolution in support of the bill and to explain the relationship between the bill and the Boone water intake project. "This gives us the opportunity to put a brake on this thing, and get more information out in a public ...

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  3. Raise a glass toA a a a do-good craft brewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | USA Today

    ... from which 100 percent of the proceeds go to charity. stonebrewing.com Belly up to the bar at this innovative Boone, N.C., brewery, where philanthropy is one of its three pillars - community and sustainability are the other two. The Pints for ...

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  4. Charity event to honor slain federal service agent and K9 partnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WBTV

    ... the late Watauga County Deputy Sheriff William R. Mast Jr. Another local hero, Jenny McCourry, is a school teacher in Boone, currently fighting breast cancer. Hunter's Heroes is hosting a benefit dinner for her the night before the run. I wanted to ...

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  5. Teenager dies after found unresponsive in Boone parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WBTV

    Boone Police officers say an 18-year-old male was found unresponsive in the parking lot of an apartment complex early Friday morning. The teen was found at Robin Ridge apartments on Robin Lane.

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  6. 2015 Boating Season Kicks Off With Memorial Day Holiday WeekendRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Magazine's Best Town Ever contest. We've made it to the elite 8. Round 4 vote is going on now and we're up against Boone, NC. We know ... (click for more) The Hamilton County Parks and Recreation Department has now completed Phase 1 of the Chester ...

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  7. ClayBank launches in NCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... in this a cappella arrangement of Beyond The Sunset . The guys have been working this month at Castle Ford studios in Boone, NC on a new recording which they hope to have available next year. John had served as primary author and editor for The ...

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  8. Chattanooga Has Made It To The Elite EightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | WTVC

    ... won the competition four years ago and is once again in contention for the honor. This week Chattanooga is up against Boone, North Carolina. Outside Magazine says they will narrow it down to two cities by May 29th and announce the winning city on ...

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  9. Outdoor Chattanooga News And EventsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Magazine's Best Town Ever We've made it to the elite 8. Round 4 vote is going on now and we're up against Boone, NC. We will ride from Outdoor Chattanooga at Coolidge Park to South Chickamauga Creek and back (9 miles round-trip). Space is limited ...

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  10. Four dead after fiery, high-speed crash on mountain roadRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... am of Ridgeway, South Carolina, was pulled from his burning truck by passers-by. He died later at a hospital in nearby Boone.

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  11. Competition for Athens as "America's Best Town" down to last dayRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Athens is down big late in the second half, and without a late rally Boone, N.C. is moving on to the next round. The battle for America's Best Town is in the final day of the Sweet 16 round, and Athens finds itself nearly 3,000 votes behind the North Carolina mountain town in the bid to take on Chattanooga, TN, which is thrashing Beauford, S.C. in the other South matchup.

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  12. Old Crow Medicine Show plays Jannus Live May 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... winning audiences in the early years. Formed in 1998, the band's boundless energy and spirit eventually took them to Boone, North Carolina, where they caught the attention of folk icon Doc Watson while playing in front of a pharmacy. According to ...

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  13. Family Of Three Killed In Watauga CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | WWNC-AM Asheville

    The head-on collision in Watauga County happened Saturday night after the truck crossed the center line on U.S. 421 near the state line. Nicholas Blackwell, his wife and their 11-month-old child died at the scene. Michael Pinkham died at Watauga Medical Center in Boone.

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  14. 4 dead after fiery, high-speed crash on NC mountain roadRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | WBTV

    ... am of Ridgeway, South Carolina, was pulled from his burning truck by passers-by. He died later at a hospital in nearby Boone.

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  15. My Southern Living Story: A Beauty Queen Turns AuthorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Southern Living

    ... book, Star Gazer, the Horse Who Loved History. My undergraduate degree is from Appalachian State University , Boone, North Carolina. My master's degree is from the State University of West Georgia , Carrollton, Georgia. These are both wonderful ...

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  16. Birders' Eye View: Following the birds northRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | SavannahNow

    ... I'll follow the birds north." My decision was fueled by my niece's graduation from Appalachian State University in Boone, N.C. Joy of joys, mountains here we come! The first thing I noticed on Saturday morning, when I emerged from the house on Ski ...

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  17. Coffee House Live! returns this SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... Sharon Mitchell has written and performed music professionally for many years in cities such as Nashville, Asheville, Boone, West Jefferson, Wilkesboro, Winston-Salem and Greensboro. She resides in Ashe County and performs regularly at Wilkes ...

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  18. Turning Over a New LeafRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Free Times

    ... cooking career in Western North Carolina. Woods started in the front of the house, waiting tables at a country club in Boone, North Carolina, while studying music at Appalachian State University. One day, Woods came across a rather grumpy customer ...

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  19. Savannah competing for Outside magazine's 'Best Town' titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | SavannahNow

    ... with 64 towns on the list. Savannah survived Round 1 against Houston and now faces the picturesque mountain town of Boone, N.C. Voting for Round 2 ends at 11:59 p.m. Wednesday. Each round of voting lasts five days, and Outside will feature the final ...

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  20. Obituaries May 13, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Georgetown Times

    ... Melvin M. Benton, Sr. of Georgetown; four sisters, Katrina Donham (Erik) of New York, NY, Brittany Benton of Boone, NC and Charity Benton and Alexis Benton both of Pawleys Island; two uncles, Ricki Benton of Georgetown and Mack Benton of Andrews; ...

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