Ashe County Newswire

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  1. Expansion at Margate nearing completionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... rehab facility where we can get you back home as quick a we can," Davis added. Davis envisions a facility where Ashe County people with a bone fracture or other medical issues can stay, receive treatment, rehabilitate and go home. "We have a great ...

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  2. Ashe County man charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    According to Ashe County Sheriff James Williams, sheriff's deputies responded to a shots fired call around 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 18 at 2859 Ripshin Road in the Big Horse Creek area of Lansing.

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  3. 4G LTE network comes to Ashe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Carolina West Wireless, the premier wireless carrier in western North Carolina, announces the expansion of its 4G LTE wireless network into Ashe county.

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  4. Expansion at Margate nearing completionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... rehab facility where we can get you back home as quick a we can," Davis added. Davis envisions a facility where Ashe County people with a bone fracture or other medical issues can stay, receive treatment, rehabilitate and go home. "We have a great ...

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  5. John Sturgill is Student of the Month for NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    John Sturgill was selected as Ashe County Ford's Automotive Tech Student of the Month from Ashe County High School for November 2014.

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  6. Hounds down Cards, HuskiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Mt. Airy News

    ... Humphries during Wednesday's tri-match. North Surry's wrestling team went 2-0 in a tri-match with East Surry and Ashe County on Wednesday night at Ron King Gymnasium. The Greyhounds defeated the Huskies 66-15 in the first match of the night. After ...

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  7. Time for radon testing in Ashe County homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... cancer are expected to live no more than five years after diagnosis. The North Carolina Cooperative Extension, Ashe County Center is partnering with the North Carolina Radon program to provide free short-term radon test kits in recognition of ...

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  8. I-Team tracks mystery of dying dairy cowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    In the mountains of Ashe County not far from the Blue Ridge Parkway, Trathen Cheek raises and milks dairy cows like his father before him and his father before that. He gets up at 4 a.m., yes, but he loves not having to clock in or sit behind a computer in a cubicle.

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  9. Fraser fir fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... trees have come from North Carolina. The three most recent trees - 2007, 2008 and 2012 - have been from Ashe County. Several counties have their own associations, with Avery listing a total of 24 farms as members and more than 70 in Ashe. The ...

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  10. USGS confirms 3.0 earthquake in High CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Local social media was abuzz early Monday morning, with many Ashe County residents reporting a loud sound and their homes shaking.

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  11. Prisoner escapes work detail in Ashe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The North Carolina Department of Public Safety and local law enforcement are searching for an inmate from Wilkes Correctional Center, a minimum security prison in Wilkes County, who walked away from an outside work assignment in Ashe County this afternoon, Monday, Dec. 15. At approximately 2:15 this afternoon, correctional staff were notified that ... (more)

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  12. NCDPS: Escaped inmate may be Concord-boundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    NCDPS: Escaped inmate may be Concord-bound Area law enforcement are on the lookout for an inmate who escaped on Monday afternoon. Check out this story on WCNC.com: Right around 2:15, the North Carolina Department of Public Safety says Christopher Church walked away from his work assignment in Ashe County.

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

    Monday Dec 15 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The following accidents that occurred between Nov. 23 and Nov. 29 were reported by the N.C. Highway Patrol and are considered public record.

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  14. Track team runs at Surry CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Both Ashe County indoor track teams finished as runner-up at the most recent meet at Surry Central last Tuesday.

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  15. Number 1 in Christmas treesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    According to an article published in The Washington Post on Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, Ashe County is now the largest Christmas tree producer in the United States.

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  16. Ashe County Farm Bureau wins County of Excellence AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... Four Seasons. "This award is presented to the county that executed the best all-around effort for the year, and Ashe County Farm Bureau represented the best of what Farm Bureau stands for and strives to achieve through its grassroots structure," ...

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  17. GE Aviation looking for new employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... said. Those interested in learning more about the jobs available at GE Aviation or jobs available throughout Ashe County and across the High Country can go to www.ncworks.gov. There they will discover new job opportunities and learn how to apply for ...

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  18. Ashe serves the nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    This is the first in the Ashe Serves series. Ashe ServesThe Nation will feature photographs old and current of Ashe County residents that have or are currently serving our nation in the Armed Forces.

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  19. Nature Conservancy acquires 800 acres in Ashe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The Nature Conservancy has acquired 800 acres in Ashe County. The new property, which includes rare mountain bogs, will be added to the Conservancy's Bluff Mountain Preserve.

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  20. Ashe serves the nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    This is the first in the Ashe Serves series. Ashe ServesThe Nation will feature photographs old and current of Ashe County residents that have or are currently serving our nation in the Armed Forces.

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