Oct. 29, 2012. Line technicians and all other employees of Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation are on high alert, ready to respond should outages occur as a result of a major storm event predicted for the cooperative’s service area.
Oct. 25, 2012. With the thermometers in Boone hitting the 70-degree mark every day since Monday and weather forecasts of 72 degrees for a high today, High Country residents are taking notice of the very unseasonably warm weather.
BY PAUL T. CHOATE