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Ashe Commissioners approve ballot addition for sales tax

If approved, funds could help AMH, Ashe Public Schools in future


In a 4-1 vote, the Ashe County Board of Commissioners approved a ballot initiative which will allow county voters to decide if the county will...

  • Ashe Commission...

    If approved, funds could help AMH, Ashe Public Schools in future


    In a 4-1 vote, the Ashe County Boa...

    Ashe Commissioners approve ballot addition for sales tax

    If approved, funds could help AMH, Ashe Public Schools in future


    In a 4-1 vote, the Ashe County Board of Commissioners approved a ballot initiative which will allow county voters to decide if the county will...

  • Ashe holds off ...

    The last week of baseball for the ...

    Ashe holds off Starmount, falls to Wilkes Central

    The last week of baseball for the Ashe County Huskies was a nail-biting one that included withstanding a strong comeback from Starmount to get a...

  • We the People m...

    Approximately 25 people attended a...

    We the People meeting focuses on Boone water intake

    Approximately 25 people attended a discussion on the potential of water intake from the city of Boone on the Ashe County and Watauga County border...

  • Arts Council ho...

    The event raises $5,000 to $6,000 annually


    A temporary, deluxe thrift store p...

    Arts Council holds ARTifacts Yard Sale fundraiser

    The event raises $5,000 to $6,000 annually


    A temporary, deluxe thrift store popped up for a few hours in West Jefferson this past Saturday.

  • Economic impact...

    Saves average county taxpayer $400 annually


    Tourism-related spending in Ashe C...

    Economic impact of tourism here doubles over 15 years

    Saves average county taxpayer $400 annually


    Tourism-related spending in Ashe County has doubled over the last 15 years, according to a presentation made by the Ashe Chamber of Commerce to...

  • ACHBA's G...

    The Ashe County Home Builders Asso...

    ACHBA's Gun and Sports Show is this weekend

    The Ashe County Home Builders Association will be hosting its Fourth Annual Gun and Sports Show at the Shatley Farms Distribution Center in...

  • ACS art teacher...

    Art teachers in Ashe County School...

    ACS art teachers engaging all students via new instructional method

    Art teachers in Ashe County Schools are incorporating a new method of instruction into their curriculum, and it's connecting well with their...

  • Volunteer oppor...

    Summer is on the horizon and that ...

    Volunteer opportunities abound for teens

    Summer is on the horizon and that means come mid-June, over 3,000 elementary, middle and high school students in Ashe County will have a lot of...

  • Earth Day celeb...

    The Ashe County Public Library wil...

    Earth Day celebration taking place at Ashe County Library

    The Ashe County Public Library will be hosting an Earth Day celebration starting at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22.

  • Lady Huskies to...

    The Lady Huskies kept its dominant...

    Lady Huskies top Starmount, 6-1

    The Lady Huskies kept its dominant conference performances going last Thursday with a 6-1 victory over Starmount.

  • County crime re...

    April 7

  • Geno's re...

    Boondocks Brewing will create Brew Haus at location


    Geno's restaurant will close...

    Geno's restaurant closing after 37 years

    Boondocks Brewing will create Brew Haus at location


    Geno's restaurant will close its doors once and for all after dinner on Sunday, April 27, after its building was bought by Boondocks...

  • Hagel Memorial ...

    Area golfers all know the arrival ...

    Hagel Memorial Golf Tournament tees off April 26

    Area golfers all know the arrival of spring means it's time for the Carl and Pearl Hagel Memorial Golf Tournament at Mountain Aire Golf...

  • Board of Commis...

    Eight honored with Governor’s Service Award


    Hard-working, dedicated volunteers...

    Board of Commissioners honors local volunteers

    Eight honored with Governor’s Service Award


    Hard-working, dedicated volunteers from around the county were honored at the 29th annual Ashe County Commissioner's Volunteer of the Year...

  • Trout fishing w...

    All 15 of the eligible streams for...

    Trout fishing waters ready for anglers

    All 15 of the eligible streams for fish stocking in Ashe County have been stocked with brook, rainbow and brown trout at once already, and with...

  • Lansing Alderme...

    Members of the Lansing Board of Al...

    Lansing Aldermen visited by High Country Council of Governments

    Members of the Lansing Board of Aldermen were visited by a representative from the High Country Council of Governments during its regularly...

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Clayton Procter’s artwork awarded R...

Local artist Clayton Proctor received the art award of “Best In Show” at the annual Northwest Artist’s League’s art...

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Ashe holds off Starmount, falls to Wilkes Ce...

The last week of baseball for the Ashe County Huskies was a nail-biting one that included withstanding a strong comeback from Starmount to get a...

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