ELK PARK — Elk River Falls is a well-known local attraction. The waterfall is beautiful and a major tourist draw, but it has been scarred in headlines during the past for numerous fatalities and serious injuries at the site. On Wednesday, Nov. 7, the water feature drew the eyes, time and att…
The Avery County High School Chorus performing at a fundraiser dinner and concert at Crossnore First Baptist Church on Saturday, Nov. 10. The spaghetti dinner raised money via donation and the group performed music they have been learning this school semester.
HIGH COUNTRY — Vicky Hawkins, a member of the American Red Cross, Blue Ridge Piedmont Chapter DAT (Disaster Action Team), recently witnessed firsthand the effectiveness of the Red Cross national “Sound the Alarm” event.
RAM’s Rack cashier Amy Erwin posing with some of the merchandise in the new boutique inside the store.
Special Olympics athletes from Avery County have returned as champions from their recent Fall Tournament in Charlotte. Every one of the Avery Wildcats Basketball Skills team members came home with either a Gold or Silver Medal in their division, while each of the golfers also earned either a…
Swimming shows promise at Carson-Newman
SAN MARCOS, Texas — Appalachian State quarterback Zac Thomas’ return to the Mountaineers’ lineup proved to be a successful one for both he and the Mountaineers.