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  1. Maryland representative has ties to AsheRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... Primary in June while defeating a seven term incumbent. Shoemaker, a lifelong Marylander, has strong ties to Ashe County. He is an attorney in Hampstead and has previously been elected as Hampstead Town Councilman, Mayor of Hampstead, and is ...

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  2. Three arrested in vandal incidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Three individuals were recently arrested by the Ashe County Sheriff's Office in connection with a string of property vandalisms that occurred on or around Nov. 10, 2014.

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  3. Winter storm warning issued for Ashe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning and a winter weather advisory for Ashe County, effective from 9 p.m. Tuesday evening, Nov. 25 through 4 p.m. Wednesday afternoon, Nov. 26. The winter storm warning is in effect for elevations above 3,000 feet, while the winter weather advisory is in effect for elevations below 3,000 ... (more)

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  4. Charlotte-Area High School Football Players of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The Charlotte Observer

    In Friday's 67-14 win against Ashe County, Thomas, a junior defensive end, had eight total tackles, four sacks and five quarterback hurries. Monroe had 11 QB sacks and 23 hurries.

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  5. Ashe County High HOSA nears $5,000 goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Ashe County High School HOSA students have been busy collecting funds for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society for the past five weeks.

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  6. Beard honored for service in WWIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... even a world map that meticulously pinpoints all his ports of call. Beard and his wife of 66 years moved to Ashe County six years ago to be closer to their daughter, Ellen Gaddy in Creston. Local veterans can self identify, or family members may ...

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  7. 'I gave 10' campaign to benefit Sharing Center, those in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give. The Ashe County Sharing Center is currently running an "I gave 10" campaign in celebration of the global day of giving back. "It's a day ...

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  8. Mat Monsters hosting tournament SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The Ashe County Mat Monsters competed at Mountain Heritage High School in Burnsville last week and will host its first High Country Youth League wrestling tournament this Saturday at the middle school.

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  9. Ashe battles Monroe in second roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Ashe County will try to get into the 2AA Western semifinals for the first time in school history when they host Monroe on Friday.

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

    Thursday Nov 20 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The following accidents that occurred between Nov. 2 and Nov. 8 were reported by the N.C. Highway Patrol and are considered public record.

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  11. 'Hunters for the Hungry' campaign kicks offRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... own freezers for the year can continue the challenge of hunting deer. All harvested deer can be taken to an Ashe County meat processor who grinds that meat into meals that are distributed to local charities. "This is a great program the Wildlife ...

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  12. Family sues two Ashe deputies for wrongful deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... Almost two years to the day since Houck was killed, his family has filed a wrongful death suit against two Ashe County Sheriffs' deputies they believe brought his life to an end. Houck's widow, Ernestine, filed a wrongful death suit against two Ashe ...

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  13. 'Hunters for the Hungry' campaign kicks offRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... own freezers for the year can continue the challenge of hunting deer. All harvested deer can be taken to an Ashe County meat processor who grinds that meat into meals that are distributed to local charities. "This is a great program the Wildlife ...

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  14. Power restored to 513 in Ashe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Power was restored shortly after 8 a.m. Tuesday morning, Nov. 18 to approximately 513 Blue Ridge Electric members in Ashe County.

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  15. MVAC All-Conference soccer players namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Ashe County swept the top postseason honors after the team's third straight conference champion, and had the most players chosen to the Mountain Valley All-Conference Team.

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  16. Ashe County crime reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Dillon Lee Harrington, 26, of Salisbury was charged with probation violation. Bond was set at $2,500.

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  17. Huskies reach second roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Ashe County earned its first playoff victory in seven seasons with a thrilling 34-27 win over the visiting Maiden Blue Devils.

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  18. Ashe County welcomes the holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Sub-freezing temperatures didn't deter folks from showing up for the 2014 edition of the West Jefferson Christmas Parade, sponsored by the West Jefferson Lions Club.

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  19. Wanted: A few good electriciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    This coming Saturday, Nov. 15, Ashe County Habitat for Humanity will begin installing electric wiring inside its latest home-building project.

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  20. WJ's Christmas parade and lighting of the town set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... with the lighting of the downtown retail district and will be a treat for all children and adults alike." The Ashe County High School Husky Vanguard Band has been invited to perform along the parade route. Other local groups are also invited to sing ...

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