Nov. 13, 2012. Parkway Elementary school will host their first Holiday Market Craft Show on Saturday, Nov. 17 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. This event is open to the entire community. There will be everything from baked goods and hot chocolate to beautiful and locally handmade jewelry, pottery, scarves, quilts, handmade doll clothes, jams and jellies, Christmas ornaments and wreaths and so much more.
May 28, 2012. Parkway School’s 8th Grade Odyssey of the Mind team (from left: Alex Mancini, Max Schlenker, Shelby Reagan, Cole Funk, Hannah Dallas and Mary Seramur) placed 6th out of 64 teams at the World Finals this past week in Weird Science – Division II. This marked the first time that a Watauga County school made it to the Odyssey of the Mind World Finals since 1989.
BY PAUL T. CHOATE