April 26, 2013. If you would like to learn about the region, brush up on business skills, make new friends, pick up a new language, or gain experience at an internship, then come to Lees-McRae for summer school. With topics ranging from Appalachian photography and clogging to small business accounting and clinical wildlife rehabilitation, there is a course to match every personality.
Nov. 7, 2012. Six educators from Watauga and Avery County schools and their teams were awarded Bright Ideas grants during a luncheon today at the Daniel Boone Inn by the Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corp. Bright Ideas grants are given as part their commitment to local education.
BY MADISON V. FISLER