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  1. Blue Ridge Brutal set for Aug. 9Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Bikers from all parts of the country will be in Ashe County on Aug. 9 for the annual Blue Ridge Brutal 100 race.

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  2. Ashe County Board of Education race set for NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    November is over three months away, but the results of this year's Ashe County Board of Education election is already a foregone conclusion.

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  3. Ashe County resident turns 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    An Ashe County resident celebrated his 100th birthday on Sunday, July 13 with family, friends and many of the community's leaders in attendance.

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  4. Budget cuts put military and veteran benefits in jeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... to military personnel benefits, pay and medical care. His presentation is being jointly sponsored by MOAA's Ashe County-based New River Chapter along with Boone's High Country Chapter and Winston-Salem's Tarheel Chapter. The High Country region of ...

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  5. Waln learing quickly at Lees-McRaeRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Watauga Democrat

    Ashe County graduate Daniel Waln is getting a crash course in college basketball coaching.

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  6. Appalachian EatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Watauga Democrat

    ... Brewery (which is also featured in an inset photo), Grandfather Vineyard and Winery, F.A.R.M. Cafe, Over Yonder, Ashe County Farmers' Market and Wilkes Open Air Market. Additionally, the Web version of the map features Proper, Hob Knob Farm Cafe, ...

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  7. Tar Heel Leagues State Softball TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Star Online

    Shelby 15, Ashe County 2 -- Preslee McMurry, Sara Warlick, Jourdan Martin and Addie Beaver each homered to spark the victors.

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  8. Ashe County wreck reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The following are collision reports posted by the N.C. Highway Patrol in Ashe County the week of June 30. According to the narrative, Sosha Mcoy Bare of Lansing was traveling east when she struck a deer on the roadway.

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  9. County and VFW resolve land issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    In an unanimous decision by the Ashe County Board of Commissioners, a .2 acre property that was in the deeds of both the County of Ashe and the Ashe County Veterans of Foreign Wars was officially given to the VFW.

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  10. News feedRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... on the status of the Creeper Trail Park Project during its regular scheduled meeting on Monday, July 14. An Ashe County resident celebrated his 100th birthday on Sunday, July 13 with family, friends and many of the community's leaders in attendance. ...

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  11. Daniel Waln takes coaching job at Lees-McRaeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... head coach Steve Hardin. A resident of Fleetwood, Waln spent the previous two seasons as the head coach of the Ashe County High School Junior Varsity program and an assistant coach on the varsity squad. Waln also spent four years before that as an ...

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  12. Three bluegrass music legends to perform tog...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... performances featuring Melissa Reaves at 10 p.m. on Friday, and The Harris Brothers at 10 p.m. on Saturday. Ashe County native Cindy Baucom will once again serve as emcee for the festival. Her enthusiasm for the festival is rooted in her love of ...

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  13. Ashe County Relay for Life begins Friday at ACHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    This annual event is the signature fund-raising event for the American Cancer Society and begins at 5:30 p.m. with the Survivor Walk at 6:15 p.m., Friday, July 18, at Ashe County High School's Huskie Stadium.

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  14. Ola Belle Reed Fest returns to LansingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The Mountain Times

    ... takes place at 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9. Emceeing this year's sampling of traditional mountain music is Ashe County native and nationally syndicated producer Cindy Baucom. "I always love coming back to Ashe County, especially to the Lansing area, ...

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  15. Youth football camp dates setRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The camp is free of charge and is open to all Ashe County students. It will be held at the old Beaver Creek High School football field.

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  16. VFDs participate in testing at Shatley SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Firefighters representing five Ashe County and one Grayson County volunteer fire departments, spent Monday-Wednesday engaged in testing before a representative from the N.C. Department of Insurance .

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  17. Rep. Virginia Foxx visits the Jefferson Post, Christmas in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... development boards to dictate their affairs with less intrusion from Washington, D.C. "I know the folks in Ashe County are very concerned about the job losses that have occurred here and I tell everybody my story," Foxx said. "Several years ago I ...

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  18. Stardust Memories'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The Mountain Times

    ... of composer Carmichael, performed by the Carolina Chamber Symphony Players and vocalist Martha Bassett. The Ashe County Arts Council presents "Stardust Memories: A Tribute to Hoagy Carmichael" at the Ashe Civic Center in West Jefferson Friday, July ...

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  19. 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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  20. Planning Board informed on Ashe County tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The importance of tourism was the point of discussion during the Ashe County Planning Board's scheduled meeting on Thursday, July 10. Ramona Renfroe, chair of the Tourism Development Committee gave a presentation to the Planning Board specifying what tourism means for Ashe County's stability.

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