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  1. Boone council to consider West Downtown Boone conceptRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Watauga Democrat

    The Boone Town Council on Thursday will hear a recommendation from the town's Transportation Committee to approve the concept for the West Downtown Boone Plan, which includes street, pedestrian and bicycle improvements.

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  2. Town water proposals suggestedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Watauga Democrat

    The Boone Water Use Committee on Tuesday voted to make several recommendations to the Boone Town Council as a result of a recently enacted law abolishing the town's extraterritorial jurisdiction powers.

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  3. Judge dismisses complaint...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Watauga Democrat

    A judge on Monday dismissed the town of Beech Mountain's complaint against Genesis Wildlife Sanctuary, ruling that the nonprofit did not violate its lease of town-owned property on Buckeye Lake.

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  4. Rhea Ann Hartley HarrisRead the original story

    Yesterday | Watauga Democrat

    Rhea Ann Hartley Harris, age 75, of Boone, N.C., died Thursday, July 17, 2014. Hampton Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements.

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  5. Hospitality House to host Ashe County Pig Pickin'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Watauga Democrat

    Hospitality House is rolling out the welcome mat for its Ashe County neighbors, friends and supporters on Tuesday July 29. Serving Ashe County for nearly twenty years, Hospitality House is hosting an Old-Fashioned Pig Pickin' and Open House to thank the Ashe County community and Board of Commissioners for their support.

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  6. High Country mother's group shares victories, challenges and supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Watauga Democrat

    It's not hard to picture about a dozen women sitting around a table once a month talking about their children.

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  7. Our View: With planning, closing down can mean opening upRead the original story

    Monday | Watauga Democrat

    The town of Boone doesn't close King Street without good reason. Sunday presented that reason.

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  8. Our View: Emotional tributeRead the original story

    Monday | Watauga Democrat

    Thumbs-up: to the inaugural Watauga County Board of Education appearance of our new superintendent, Sam Elliot.

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  9. Grace Lutheran Church sends handmade gifts in Costa RicaRead the original story

    Monday | Watauga Democrat

    Women and friends representing the Lizzie-Estelle Circle at Grace Lutheran Church in Boone recently completed 100 dresses for young girls in Costa Rica.

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  10. Area students earn academic accolades and honorsRead the original story

    Monday | Watauga Democrat

    Richard graduates from Grove City College Daniel Richard graduated from Grove City College in Grove City, Pa., on May 17. Richard earned a B.S. electrical engineering degree in electrical engineering.

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  11. Beyond the Blue StarsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Watauga Democrat

    It's not hard to picture about a dozen women sitting around a table once a month talking about their children.

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  12. Appalachian EatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Watauga Democrat

    A new local food promotional map encompassing the 13 states of the Appalachian region includes more than a dozen High Country establishments.

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  13. Boone Fire responds to gas leak on King StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Watauga Democrat

    Boone Fire and officers from the Boone Police Department responded to a report of a gas leak on King Street in downtown Boone.

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  14. County political parties organize for fallRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Watauga Democrat

    Watauga County's political party organizations are beginning to mobilize for the November midterm election with the opening of fall headquarters and scheduling of events.

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  15. Land trusts conserve 1,639...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Watauga Democrat

    Three land trusts worked to conserve 1,639 acres in the High Country and Western North Carolina areas in 2013.

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  16. GA passes Common Core...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Watauga Democrat

    The General Assembly on Wednesday agreed to a compromise version of Senate Bill 812, which will modify and replace the Common Core public education standards adopted by the state in 2010.

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  17. Etched in GraniteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Watauga Democrat

    Citizens of Watauga County are invited to the dedication ceremony of the Watauga County Law Enforcement Officer's Memorial located at the Watauga County Sheriff's Office.

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  18. Gerald Wesley TrexlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Watauga Democrat

    Gerald Wesley Trexler, 27, of Vilas, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, July 13, 2014, at his home in Vilas.

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  19. USFS doesn't rule out fracking in WNC forestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Watauga Democrat

    The U.S. Forest Service acknowledged the potential for oil and gas exploration in the Nantahala and Pisgah national forests in a July 11 statement.

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  20. Intake opponents developing action planRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Watauga Democrat

    The newly formed New River Advocates will hold a meeting at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, July 29, at the Riverside Restaurant in Todd, where organization leaders will present an action plan for opposing the town of Boone's water intake project.

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