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  1. NASA Scholar-Scientist Proposes Study of Claims Made By Promoters of Flow HiveRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... on Bees. Former NASA Scientist calls for research project before the American Bee Federation. PRLog - March 30, 2015 - BOONE, N.C. -- In response to the latest 'buzz' in the world of Beekeeping concerning a new gadget claimed to simplify honey ...

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  2. Woman embarks on round-the-world trips over two years to overcome 'inner emptiness'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Daily Mail

    ... in her new memoir Phenomenal: A Hesitant Adventurer's Search for Wonder in the Natural World The 37-year-old, from Boone, North Carolina, visited Hawaii's still-burning volcanoes and Sweden's aurora borealis - among her many adventures Leigh Ann's ...

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  3. Brines and Rubs: Getting under the skin with Rebecca SivakRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    Blue Ridge Women in Agriculture announces its second HomeGrown Workshop of 2015, featuring Rebecca Sivak, culinary professional of Fire & Flavor of Athens, Georgia. Sivak will lead a Brines and Rubs workshop at the Agricultural Conference Center in Boone Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. The HomeGrown Workshop Series consists of seasonal workshops that promote sustainable living & self-sufficiency in our High Country Region.

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  4. Manatee Works Announces Significant New Features and Benefits to its...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | PRWeb

    ... tools from PhoneGap, Xamarin, Titanium, Sencha, Telerik, IBM and iFormbuilder. Manatee Works, Inc., headquartered in Boone, NC, USA, provides market-leading mobile barcode solutions aimed at delivering a fast, flexible, and affordable mechanism to ...

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  5. Board decides to let ETJ stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Mt. Airy News

    ... basis rather than eliminating it wholesale. A N.C. Senate bill that became law in 2014, allowing the town of Boone to eliminate its extraterritorial jurisdiction effective Jan. 1, was the first of its kind to abolish a municipality's ETJ authority ...

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  6. Forum focuses on legal issues for caregiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... Parents Program. These monthly sessions feature workshops, outreach and advocacy. Deerfield Ridge Assisted Living in Boone hosts a Daybreak Group Respite program, sponsored by HCCF. While the program allows caregivers to receive resources, support ...

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  7. Seventh Annual Marathon Jam Saturday, March 21stRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Cybergrass

    The 7th annual Marathon Jam for the Ft Bragg Fisher House will be held Saturday, March 21st from 1 PM to 1 AM at the American Legion Post 6 in Chapel Hill, NC! Once again founder John Santa and his fellow Marathon Jammers are playing music for twelve straight hours to raise money to support the families of injured soldiers! every single tax deductible penny we receive will stay here in North Carolina, as it has every year! Last year was an incredible year for us. We raised well over fifteen thousand dollars and with the addition of the money sent from the Boone, North Carolina and Naples, Florida Marathon Jams, we were able for the first time to take over twenty thousand dollars to the Ft.

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  8. Spa Industry Veteran Diane Trieste is the New Director of North Carolina's Shankara Ayurveda SpaRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | PR.com

    With more than two decades in spa and wellness, Diane Trieste brings her talents and experience to Shankara Ayurveda Spa. Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains near Boone, N.C., the Spa is part of the Art of Living Retreat Center.

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  9. Redleg Husky Live at Oskar Blues BreweryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Redleg Husky (Boone, NC) brings their unique blend of boot-stompin' folk with soul to Oskar Blues Brewery on Thurs. Mar. 19 from 6-8pm.

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  10. The Women's Fund of the Blue Ridge facilitates warmth and alleviates hungerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... Cafes' which will provide pre-cooked meals for Watauga County residents who live far from the F.A.R.M Cafe's downtown Boone location. Debbie Stevens, Treasurer of the Women's Fund, said "we are so pleased to be the conduit for distributing this ...

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  11. Dinosaur hunter makes rare discovery in North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | USA Today

    ... is the lead author of a paper detailing the discovery of a species that went extinct some 230 million years ago. BOONE, N.C. - Andrew Heckert usually heads out west when he wants to go back in time, say about 230 million years ago. But in recent ...

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  12. Athens company building residential complex in Boone, N.C.Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 14 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Landmark Properties of Athens recently broke ground on The Standard, a house complex located near Appalachian State University in Boone, N.C. The 561-bed housing project also includes 12,000-square-feet of retail space, and is a joint venture with Harrison Street Real Estate and Stonegate Developers. The building will open in fall 2016.

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  13. U.S. Open Beach Fat Bike ChampionshipsRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 14 | Lumina News

    The U.S. Open Beach Fat Bike Championships took place in front of the Blockade Runner Beach Resort at Wrightsville Beach Saturday, March 14. First place: Ben Brown of Wilmington, NC, final time of 1:33:53 Second place: Taylor Milleson of Wilmington, NC, final time of 1:43:36 Third place: Ed Kulbis of Jacksonville, NC, final time of 1:55:23 First place: William Sessoms of Wilmington, NC, final time of 1:12:56 Second place: Jason Laxton of Boone, NC, final time of 1:13:26 Third place: Patrick Mulligan of Wrightsville Beach, NC, final time of 1:21:03 First place: Jonathan Ward of Wilmington, NC, final time of 43:44 Second place: Chad McCain of Jacksonville, NC, final time of 44:17 Third place: Jonathan DuBell of Wilmington, NC, final time of 45:08

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  14. Celtic Classic brings barking good time to YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | York Dispatch

    Tristan Stewart, 4, of Boone, North Carolina, dashes around the family golden retrievers during judging Wednesday at the Celtic Classic at the York Expo Center. Nearly 10,000 entries will be judged in conformation, obedience and rally events during the five-day dog show.

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  15. Texture of life is revealed in Jude Lobe's Cold Wax and Oil paintingsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | PR Log

    ... of Jude Lobe. The main theme that runs through all of the works is the power of nature. PRLog - March 11, 2015 - BOONE, N.C. -- The power of nature is in its ability to renew and rejuvenate, even when faced with adversity and destruction. "Nature is ...

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  16. CCC&TI founding president Ed Beam diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | Lenoir News-Topic

    Dr. Edwin Beam had a short description of what the newly established Caldwell Technical Institute was when he first presided over it in 1964. Since then it grew to become Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute, occupying a large campus in Hudson, a branch campus outside Boone, and another campus in Caldwell County dedicated to transportation and public safety programs.

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  17. Letter: GiftsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 6 | Sun Journal

    ... organization Samaritan's Purse, and gifts are received year-round at its North Carolina headquarters (801 Bamboo Road, Boone, NC, 28607). People also still have plenty of time to get involved through the project's website, where they can pack a ...

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  18. Winning season has UTA women upbeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Star-Telegram.com

    After Thursday's 66-41 win over Georgia Southern and heading into Saturday's regular-season finale at Appalachian State, that fact has the Mavericks in a good place mentally as they prepare for the Sun Belt Conference tournament. Tipoff at the Jones Center in Boone, N.C. is slated for 1 p.m. "They're really upbeat and have a lot of confidence," coach Krista Gerlich said.

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  19. Women's basketball enters final road trip of regular seasonRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | The University Star

    ... focused on resting its bodies during the road trip. Texas State will fly into Charlotte before a three-hour drive to Boone, North Carolina. Antoine emphasized the coaches need to eliminate stress by scouting Appalachian State and putting the players ...

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  20. Rebecca ParsonsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Herald-Citizen

    A gathering for family and friends of Mrs. Rebecca "Becky" Delilah Parsons, 83, of Livingston, will be held from noon until 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 25, at Speck Funeral Home in Livingston. Her family includes two daughters and sons-in-law, Dawn and David Hubbard of Conyers, Ga., and Jan and Dr. Charles Jordan of Cookeville; two sons and daughters-in-law, Gregg and Eve Parsons of Boone, N.C., and Scott and Alicia Parsons of Longview, Wash.; five grandchildren, Becca and Sarah Hubbard, Spencer Huddleston, Ward Jordan and Gregory Parsons; and an aunt, Pauline Bilbrey of Livingston.

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