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  1. Discovering "creative voices" with artist Marsha HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Watauga Democrat

    For local artist and art instructor, Marsha Holmes, it's not about fortune and fame, but about helping others "find their creative voice," she said, and discover hidden talents.

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  2. Beasley named interim A.D.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Watauga Democrat

    Opportunities to both build on the success he's had in leading the Mountaineers' athletic department and to try something different were key factors in former Appalachian State University Athletic Director Charlie Cobb's decision to resign from ASU and accept the same position at Georgia State.

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  3. Former ASU athletic director elaborates on resignationRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Watauga Democrat

    Opportunities to both build on the success he's had in leading the Mountaineers' athletic department and to try something different were key factors in former Appalachian State University Athletic Director Charlie Cobb's decision to resign from ASU and accept the same position at Georgia State, Cobb said during a Friday press conference.

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  4. Geneva Cannon FoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Watauga Democrat

    Geneva Cannon Fox, 90, of Old Bristol Road, Boone, passed away Thursday morning, Aug. 14, 2014, at Cannon Memorial Hospital in Linville.

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  5. Arlie Spencer MainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Watauga Democrat

    Arlie Spencer Mains, 81, of Trade, Tenn., passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at the home of his daughter following an extended illness.

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  6. 'Shake and bake' meth lab discoveredRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Watauga Democrat

    Detectives from the Watauga County Sheriff's Office Special Operations Unit ended a two-week-long investigation on Wednesday into three suspects purchasing items for the manufacture of methamphetamine.

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  7. Chamber recognizes Peacock,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Watauga Democrat

    The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday held its 65th annual meeting at Tweetsie Railroad, installing a new board and honoring several community members with awards.

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  8. Blanch Helen Aldridge ByrdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Watauga Democrat

    Blanch Helen Aldridge Byrd, 88, of 140 R.J. Aldridge Road, Banner Elk, passed away Wednesday morning, Aug. 13, 2014, at the Watauga Medical Center.

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  9. Cobb among 3 finalists for Georgia...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Watauga Democrat

    Charlie Cobb, athletic director at Appalachian State University, appears to be among three finalists for Georgia State's athletic director's position.

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  10. Vilas woman faces felony possession chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Watauga Democrat

    Boone police investigators arrested Kathy Pulley Toler, 50, of Linda Lane, Vilas, on Aug. 13 for one count of felony possession of stolen property from Alliance Bible Fellowship in Boone, according to the Boone Police Department.

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  11. NAACP chapter to celebrate Aug. 23Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Watauga Democrat

    A community event celebrating voter participation and the newly formed Watauga County NAACP Branch will be held from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, at the Brookshire Park picnic shelter.

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  12. Chamber honors Peacock, civic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Watauga Democrat

    The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday held its 65th annual meeting at Tweetsie Railroad, installing a new board and honoring several community members with awards.

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  13. Doors close on underage...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Watauga Democrat

    The Watauga Substance Abuse Prevention collaborative and Western Youth Network believe two Boone establishments' decisions to admits persons 21 and older only after 10 p.m. will help reduce underage drinking.

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  14. Shelley Lyn EasterdayRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Watauga Democrat

    Shelley Lyn Easterday, age 54, of Vilas, N.C., died August 7, 2014. Hampton Funeral Service in Boone is in charge.

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  15. Equipped to learnRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | Watauga Democrat

    Multiple organizations and individuals pitched in to prepare more than 800 students for class at the second annual Back 2 School Festival, held Saturday at Watauga High School.

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  16. ETJ residents organize, join BREDLRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | Watauga Democrat

    A group of citizens representing several neighborhoods in Boone's extraterritorial jurisdiction have organized as the Watauga Citizens for Local Control and have been accepted as a chapter of the Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League, the league announced Wednesday.

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  17. One killed, two injured in 194...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | Watauga Democrat

    A woman was killed and two were injured in a two-vehicle collision on N.C. 194 north of Boone near Howards Creek Road about 4 p.m. Thursday.

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  18. 3 injured in rollover, collision on NC...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | Watauga Democrat

    Three people were injured in a two-vehicle collision on N.C. 194 north of Boone near Howards Creek Road about 4 p.m. Thursday.

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  19. Appalachian Rollergirls host match on Aug. 9Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | Watauga Democrat

    At last, the Appalachian Rollergirls are returning home. The Rollergirls, the Boone-based women's roller derby team, have held two matches in Hickory that were considered home matches.

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  20. Junior David NorwoodRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | Watauga Democrat

    Junior David Norwood, age 81, of Newland, N.C., died August 6, 2014. Hampton Funeral Service in Boone is in charge.

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