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  1. News feedRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Hard-working, dedicated volunteers from around the county were honored at the 29th annual Ashe County Commissioner's Volunteer of the Year awards ceremony on Thursday, April 10 at the Ashe County High School auditorium.

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  2. Opinion feedRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Let's be honest; when it was announced several months ago that a film crew representing the National Geographic Channel was in Ashe County filming the daily interactions between the public and the sheriff's department, did you really think... Liberal activists may fume, and left-wing editorialists may grind their teeth, but legislative leaders are ... (more)

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  3. County crime reportRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Chandra Coldiron Pierce, 29, of West Jefferson was charged with two counts of worthless check writing and two counts of failure to appear on misdemeanor.

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  4. County crime reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Chandra Coldiron Pierce, 29, of West Jefferson was charged with two counts of worthless check writing and two counts of failure to appear on misdemeanor.

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  5. Fundraiser for ACHS Project Graduation this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Ashe County High School seniors are hosting a fundraiser this weekend, April 11 - 13, with all proceeds going to benefit Project Graduation, to be held June 6. The fundraiser will take place in the parking lot between Ingles and McDonalds, in West Jefferson, and will run Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., and Sunday from 1 - 6 p.m. In ... (more)

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  6. Inconvenience is often the price of progressRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    There will almost certainly be cross words and a wringing of hands from those folks in the Fleetwood Community over the next three months as the bridge over the Old Field Creek is replaced on Railroad Grade Road.

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  7. News feedRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The Northwest North Carolina YMCA will soon conduct a feasibility study to determine the level of support for establishing a Y in the county, specifically at Jefferson Station in downtown West Jefferson.

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  8. Railroad Grade Road bridge replacement and road closure underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    A portion of one of the most popular thoroughfares in the High Country and the state will be closed to traffic during one of the busiest times of the tourist season.

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  9. Planning Board approves construction of three cell towersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    David Poleka, representing American Towers through Nexsen-Pruet, shows Ashe County Planning Board members a map of the proposed Wild Kono communicatio... The Ashe County Planning Board approved three new cell phone towers to be placed throughout the county during its scheduled meeting on Thursday, April 3. AT&T is building the new towers and was ... (more)

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  10. Tea Party group to host candidates forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 20 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    We The People of Ashe County, a "conservative-minded" organization loosely affiliated with the "Tea Party" movement, is hosting a forum for the 12 candidates running for a seat on the Ashe County Board of Commissioners in the May 6 primary.

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  11. Spring Breakers visit Ashe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2014 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    While many college students flock to the warm, sunny beaches of the Carolinas and Florida's Gulf Coast for Spring Break, 27 students from Saint Joseph's University in Philadelphia chose to spend their time off in Ashe County as part of a Spring Break immersion program called the "Appalachian Experience" .

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  12. Federal jury convicts Ashe County man for trafficking drugs, firearm possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    A Charlotte jury returned a guilty verdict against West Jefferson resident Martin Martinez Saldana, 44, following a 4-day trial, according to a press release from U.S. Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina, Anne M. Tompkins.

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  13. High Country Seed Swap and Growers School to take place March 15Read the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    All aspiring and practicing area gardeners are invited to Ashe Family Central on Saturday, March 15, to the High Country Seed Swap.

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  14. High Country Seed Swap and Growers School to take place March 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Jefferson PostAt the Seed Swap held last year, Evan Holman, 9, and his grandfather Joe Graybeal learned the technique of grafting apple s... All aspiring and practicing area gardeners are invited to Ashe Family Central on Saturday, March 15, to the High Country Seed Swap.

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  15. Ashe County Sharing Center turns 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Jefferson PostAshe County Sharing Center Program Facilitator Michael Sexton stands with two local residents with a month's worth of foo... Rather than staging a celebration to mark the non-profit's 31 years of service, Sharing Center Program Facilitator Michael Sexton is issuing a challenge to county residents.

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  16. Montie Weaver: Ashe Countya s Mr. Baseb...Read the original story

    Feb 22, 2014 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    If you are fortunate enough to have a Montie Weaver baseball card, you have a nice slice of Ashe County sports history.

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  17. Montie Weaver: Ashe Countya s Mr. Baseb...Read the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    If you are fortunate enough to have a Montie Weaver baseball card, you have a nice slice of Ashe County sports history.

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  18. News feedRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2014 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The Lansing Board of Aldermen approved a request from the Lansing Volunteer Fire Department to use the town's water supply at no charge for a new fire hydrant.

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  19. Montie Weaver: Ashe Countya s Mr. Baseb...Read the original story

    Feb 13, 2014 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    If you are fortunate enough to have a Montie Weaver baseball card, you have a nice slice of Ashe County sports history.

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  20. Demand high, funding low for Homeless CoalitionRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2014 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    More often then not, homelessness in Ashe County remains hidden. But spend a few minutes speaking with Tommy McClure of the Ashe County Coalition for the Homeless and the severity of the problem becomes clear.

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