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  1. Hagel Memorial Golf Tournament tees off April 26Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... the 19th annual tournament, is scheduled for Saturday, April 26. All proceeds will go to directly benefit the Ashe County Free Medical Clinic. The format is captain's choice with two shotgun starts scheduled for 8:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. A $75 entry ...

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  2. Alleghany gets past Huskies, 6-4Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Alleghany scored two runs in the ninth inning to spoil another stellar pitching effort from Ashe County's Joseph Lowder and deal Ashe its seventh loss of the season.

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  3. Three sent to Ashe Memorial Hospital following wreck on Mt. Jefferson RoadRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    A wreck involving an Ashe County Transport shuttle and late model GMC Yukon occurred just after 11 a.m. Tuesday.

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  4. Commissioners approve resolution for Todd water studyRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    In a 4-0 vote by the Ashe County Board of Commissioners, a resolution requesting a technical assistance grant for a study for Todd water and waste-water facilities was approved.

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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. Trout fishing waters ready for anglersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    All 15 of the eligible streams for fish stocking in Ashe County have been stocked with brook, rainbow and brown trout at once already, and with several more months to go, the N.C. Wildlife Commission has released the number of trout that will be placed these bodies of water throughout the year.

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  8. Industrial League champsRead the original story

    Thursday | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The annual Industrial League hosted by Ashe County Parks and Recreation came to an end two weeks ago with the Mastercraft team winning the championship.

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  9. Ashe schools asking county for $4.8 million for 2014-15Read the original story

    Thursday | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    At the April 7 regular meeting of the Ashe County Board of Education, the board unanimously approved requesting approximately $5 million from the county government for the 2014-15 fiscal year.

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  10. Lansing Aldermen visited by High Country Council of GovernmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... Brenda Reeves is the representative for the town of Lansing, while Commissioner Judy Porter Poe represents Ashe County. The organization is funded with grants from the N.C. and Federal governments, as well as dues paid by local governments. Trew ...

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  11. Celebrate eARTh Day at FlorenceRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Mountain Times

    ... traditional artist from Watauga County; and Cathey Purvey, a veteran basket weaving and design instructor from Ashe County. Floyd has been working with botanical collage art for more than 40 years. For nearly 30 years, Campbell has worked with ...

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  12. Watauga's jobless rate dropsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Mountain Times

    ... rate decreases. Watauga County's February rate was 6.2 percent, down .2 percent from the previous month. Ashe County's rate of 9.1 percent marks a .4-percent decrease from January, while Avery County's February rate of 8 percent reflects a ...

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  13. Youth wrestlers attend ACMS campRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Young wrestlers from different parts of the High Country came to Ashe County Middle School last Saturday for a one-day wrestling seminar hosted by professional MMA and wrestling coach, Jeff Bedard.

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  14. Violence down, alcohol/drug offenses up in schoolsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Violent acts such as physical and sexual assaults are down in Ashe County Schools, but drug and alcohol-related crimes increased from 2011-12 through last year.

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  15. Track team competes in Porter RelaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Ashe County traveled to Lenoir for the annual Porter Relays with both the men's and women's track teams finishing in fourth place overall out of nine teams.

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  16. Women's soccer shuts out AlleghanyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... On Saturday, Ashe faced off against West Stokes, who entered the game with a 15-1 overall record. West shut out Ashe County, 2-0. Ashe is scheduled to play on three straight evenings this week. The team travels to Elkin on Tuesday before hosting ...

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  17. Ashe County Democrats hold county conventionRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Goodwin was not scheduled to speak, but contacted county party chairperson Melba Jones to ask if he could on his way to Allegheny County.

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  18. Commissioners updated on Ashe homelessRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The Ashe County Board of Commissioners, at it's regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, April 7, was updated on the state of homelessness in Ashe County and the rest of the High Country.

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  19. Annual Spring Fest is SaturdayRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    For 29 years, the Ashe County Arts Council has hosted Spring Fest, a tradition which has entertained, inspired and enriched many local children.

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  20. Garden Buddies aims to tackle food insecurity in Ashe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    "Garden Buddies: Growing in Christ's Likeness" is a new collaborative effort aimed at tackling the issue of food insecurity and creating skilled gardeners in Ashe County.

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