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Enjoy the Holiday Festivities Around the High Country

The holiday season in the High Country always brings forth great joy. We hope your family will have a wonderful holiday season. Please enjoy these activities in and around the High Country. If you know of an … [Read More...]

Watauga County Schools nets third-highest SAT scores in NC

According to data recently released by the N.C. Department of Public Instruction, Watauga County Schools achieved the third-highest SAT average composite scores in the state of North Carolina. Watauga posted … [Read More...]

$25 Preschooler/Parent Learn to Love Skiing Package (Black Friday Special)

The weather looks like it is going to cooperate with App Ski Mtn to open in time for the Thanksgiving holiday. Given the current weather conditions and outlook, Appalachian Ski Mtn. will now plan to open for … [Read More...]

Despicable Me 3 at App State’s SuperCinema This Week – Only $1

Mark your calendars for this weekend, November 16-18. Appalachian State will be showing Despicable Me 3 at SuperCinema at I.G. Greer for only the admission charge of $1 if tickets purchased in advance. Tickets … [Read More...]

Free Dance Program Coming to Boone in January 2018

Boone, N.C.  – A new dance program, Anyone Can Dance!, is coming to Boone in January 2018. The program, which will take place on Fridays at Northwestern Studios, will offer free ballet and tap lessons to … [Read More...]