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  1. New Children's Book Seeks to Nurture a Child's Most Important Quality: Their ImaginationRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Sep. 30, 2014 - BOONE, N.C. -- In a children's literature market that's flooded with books targeted towards girls, "Jon-Lorond Saves the Day" promises to deliver a heartfelt story that instills values for young boys such as bravery, honesty, courage, and most of all, imagination. Writer Hanna Rasco has teamed up with award-winning illustrator Luke Flowers ) to create the powerful story about the collision of a boy's imagination and reality.

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  2. 5 Ways to Improve Your Relationship InstantlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    ... the moment by laughing again," says study author Doris Bazzini, PhD, a psychologist at Appalachian State University in Boone, N.C. It's no secret that getting buff helps you out in the bedroom by boosting your endurance, strength, and ...

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  3. Another leaf season with Highway 321 constructionRead the original story

    Yesterday | WBTV

    ... adequately these days. With the tourist industry growing and enrollment booming at Appalachian State University in Boone, the widening is needed says D.O.T. even if it causes headaches during construction. Several merchants have gone out of ...

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  4. Charlotte-based OrthoCarolina offers all-in-one price for knee and hip replacementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Charlotte Observer

    ... In early September, OrthoCarolina also began offering the plan for Blue Cross patients at Watauga Medical Center in Boone. More contracts are in the works, but Carolinas HealthCare System and Novant Health, which own all the hospitals in Mecklenburg ...

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  5. Donald Heath: For Georgia Southern, nothing better than beating your rivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | SavannahNow

    ... Subdivision. In both years, the Mountaineers claimed close victories. Last season, Georgia Southern traveled to Boone, N.C., to take on App, which was struggling under a new coach and had only a 1-6 record. "(The players) were pumped up," GSU coach ...

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  6. Search for birth mother brings more questions than answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... and Geraldine Johnson. Geraldine Johnson was unable to have children of her own. The new family lived for a time in Boone, then pulled up stakes and headed south to Caldwell County, where Thomas Johnson worked as a consulting engineer. When Susan ...

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  7. The body of Anna Smith was discovered in a heavily wooded area in Boone.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | WBTV

    The Boone Police Department said Monday that a letter was discovered with the body of an Appalachian State University student, indicating her death may have been a suicide. The body of 18-year-old Anna Smith was discovered Saturday in a heavily wooded area off Poplar Grove Road in Boone, not far from the university.

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  8. 49ers' Kilgore a gentle giant off the fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | SFGate

    ... his chances in the NFL. So he stayed in school and spent time student teaching at Hardin Park Elementary School in Boone, N.C., working mostly with young special-education kids. That could be a second calling," he said. "You can t play football ...

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  9. 49ers Kilgore a gentle giant when not a ferocious centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | SFGate

    ... his chances in the NFL. So he stayed in school and spent time student teaching at Hardin Park Elementary School in Boone, N.C., working mostly with young special-education kids. That could be a second calling," he said. "You can t play football ...

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  10. Operation Christmas Child gifts change livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Amarillo.com

    ... is scheduled for Nov. 17 to 24, but shoe box gifts are collected year-round at the Samaritan's Purse headquarters in Boone, N.C. OCC is aiming to deliver 10 million gift-filled shoe boxes to children worldwide who suffer from poverty, disaster and ...

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  11. Cool, sunny summer to yield cool colorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... seems to be the hallmark of whether it's a good or bad year for leaf color. The best time to view colors around the Boone area, at 3,300 feet elevation, will be mid-October, from about the 12th to the 14th, Neufeld said, subtracting about a week for ...

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  12. Crowd Pleaser: Georgia Southern rolls past App St. 34-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | SavannahNow

    ... joined the Sun Belt the same day the Eagles joined. Ellison, who made only his third career start against App in Boone, N.C., a year ago, looked like a cagey veteran Thursday night in now his 11th start. A national television audience on ESPNU saw ...

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  13. Jacket lineman switches commitment to Appalachian StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Aiken Standard

    ... he decided his destination wasn't what was originally expected. 'Definitely, it's family-oriented,' he said of the Boone, North Carolina, institution. 'I enjoy the coaching staff a lot.' Johnson was also complimentary of East Carolina's recent ...

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  14. 'Surviving the Snake' ride exceeds its $15,000 goalRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Tomahawk Online

    ... cooperate before they will venture out among the windy, mountain roads. Most of the out-of-town riders came from the Boone, North Carolina area. For technical assistance with the website, please contact the Webmaster . For all other inquiries, ...

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  15. Four "F's"...Football, Food, Fellowship and FennersRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Tomahawk Online

    Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina is one of the top tailgating places in the country during college football season on a Saturday.

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  16. N.C. Man Drives Across the Country to Confess a 1997 Murder, but What ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | TheBlaze.com

    ... to confess after all these years that's so bizarre. Matthew Gibson, 55, drove across the country from his home near Boone, North Carolina to Winslow, Arizona. When he got there, he told Detective Alicia Marquez of Winslow Police Department that he ...

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  17. Massive Aid Urged to Quell Ebola as 1 Million Cases EstimatedRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Washington Post

    ... homes and they will be treated in the homes," Ken Isaacs, vice president of programs and government relations for Boone, North Carolina-based Samaritan's Purse, said in an interview with Bloomberg Television. "They will have to be. There will really ...

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  18. Defensive stops making Georgia Southern goRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | SavannahNow

    After playing its worst defensive half in recent memory two weeks ago, Georgia Southern flipped its fortunes and allowed Georgia Tech just one second-half score. Now the Eagles hope to continue the less-is-better trend against Appalachian State, a team that overwhelmed Southern's defense for 38 points - all in the second and third quarters - while administering a 38-14 beatdown in Boone, N.C., a year ago.

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  19. Man paranoid over Walmart messages confesses to 17-year-old murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | New York Daily News

    Matthew Gibson, 55, of Boone became convinced after receiving mail and phone calls from the retail store that someone knew his secret that he killed a woman in an Arizona trailer in 1997. He pled guilty to manslaughter last week and will serve 10 years in prison.

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  20. Killer thought Walmart texts signaled someone knew his deadly secretRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | WBTV

    ... years. Then the text messages, voice mails and a letter came. And suddenly Gibson, living in a small settlement near Boone, felt he needed to divulge his secret. "We see a lot in this line of work," Marquez said. "He was in so much fear for his ...

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