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  1. Cast of the Little Theatre's 'The Wiz' announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The Ashe County Little Theatre announces their June production 'The Wiz' at the Ashe Civic Center June 25-29.

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  2. Honoring the fallenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... Sunday, May 24 to honor and pay their respect to the county and country's war dead. CRUMPLER - Many citizens of Ashe County took time to honor, reflect upon and remember the selfless service of those brave men and women who made the ultimate ...

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  3. Ashe Chamber holds annual luncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Business and community leaders gathered at the 2015 Ashe County Chamber of Commerce's Annual Meeting and Luncheon for the announcement of the board's new chairman.

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  4. A taste and glimpse of Buffalo TavernRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... crafted by Ray can still be found throughout the tavern. The house was the first to have glass windows in Ashe County and many of those windows are preserved in a building located on the property. According to Adams, all rooms have queen-size beds, ...

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  5. Ashe Lightning JV girls winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The Ashe County Lightning JV girls team took home the championship in the Free Worship Christian Daycare Invitational on Saturday in Alleghany County.

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  6. Tax increase proposed for Ashe property ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... proposed county budget to Ashe Commissioners at the board's meeting held Monday, May 18. JEFFERSON - Taxes for Ashe County property owners will increase if the board of commissioners approve the proposed County Budget for 2015-16. Manager Sam ...

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  7. from the Archives: 'Republicans keep 3-2 edge'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Democrat incumbents Richard Lemly and Tom Neaves, and Republican Virginia Johnson were the big winners in the Ashe County Board of Commissioners race on election night, Tuesday, Nov. 4, 1986, according to an article in the Thursday, Nov. 6, 1986 edition of the Jefferson Times.

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

    Saturday May 23 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The following accidents that occurred between May 3 and May 9 were reported by the North Carolina Highway Patrol and are considered public record.

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  9. Ashe withdraws from eminent domain billRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The Ashe County Board of Commissioners voted 3-2 to remove Ashe County from House Bill 875 during their regular meeting on Monday, May 18. House Bill 875, sponsored by Rep. Jonathan Jordan , titled "Restrict Municipal Eminent Domain," would require municipalities to obtain county consent before attaining a property through condemnation.

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  10. 'Night of the Spoken Word' at the Ashe Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... in 2009, a forum for area writers to read their work. They edited the popular anthology "Mountain Memoirs: An Ashe County Anthology," and the newest book is entitled "Reflections on the New River," published by McFarland Publishers. Chris earned an ...

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  11. County crime reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The following individuals were arrested and booked in the Ashe County Detention Center between Wednesday, May 13 and Tuesday, May 19. The information is provided by the Ashe County Sheriff's Office and is public record.

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  12. Ashe County Crime ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The following individuals were arrested and booked in the Ashe County Detention Center between Wednesday, May 13 and Tuesday, May 19. The information is provided by the Ashe County Sheriff's Office and is public record.

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  13. Tennis camp begins June 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The 2015 Ashe County Tennis Clinic will start off a month full of summer camps in June, with this camp allowing both kids and adults the chance to improve their tennis skills while having fun.

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  14. Gov's volunteers recognized at luncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    An awards luncheon was held on May 18 at the Ashe County Cooperative Extension Building to recognize the winners of the Governor's Award.

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  15. Additional $2,500 for Project Graduation from BOCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The Ashe County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to give an additional $2,500 to Project Graduation at their regular meeting Monday, May 18. Project Graduation Committee Chairwoman Diane Eldreth and committee member Vickie Herman initially appeared before the board to give an update on the program's progress and to thank them for their ... (more)

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  16. Hounds come through in clutchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Mt. Airy News

    ... to tight games. During the regular season, the Hounds won 10 games by two runs or less, and won a game at Ashe County in extra innings. Coach Martin said recently his team must like giving fans heart attacks with some of these dramatic ...

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  17. Archery tournament to benefit Hunters Helping KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Archery enthusiasts from Ashe County and beyond are encouraged to showcase their skills for a cause this weekend in West Jefferson.

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  18. Christmas in July less than a month and a half awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... downtown West Jefferson beginning Friday evening, July 3 and lasting all day Saturday, July 4. WEST JEFFERSON - Ashe County's 29th annual Christmas in July Festival will be held the evening of Friday, July 3 and all day Saturday, July 4. This year's ...

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  19. Franklin advances with 4-2 win over AsheRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... four times in the first half and advanced to the 2A Western Semifinals with a 4-2 victory over fourth-seeded Ashe County on Wednesday night. The Lady Huskies had the first lead of the game just five minutes in. Valerie Keys drew a penalty after ...

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  20. New salon opens in West JeffersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... feel like they were being pushed in an pushed out." Beck relocated from Beaufort, N.C. to the cooler climate of Ashe County over a decade ago. Before she got into hair styling, she was a preschool teacher. "I've always wanted to do hair," Beck said. ...

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