Sept. 4, 2012. The third edition of Run for the Red will take place on Sept. 15. The event takes place in the heart of Watauga County in Valle Crucis. The course weaves over majestic mountain peaks with spectacular views, providing a serious challenge to all runners.
May 30, 2012. The High Country Triple Crown, a series of three challenging races through mountain terrain, will be held in the coming months. All proceeds will go to the Girls on the Run of the High Country.
BY GREG HINCE
May 18, 2012. First grade teacher Katie Matthews of Valle Crucis School has been named Watauga County Schools Teacher of the Year for 2012-13. Her selection was announced in a surprise visit to her classroom this morning by several central office personnel and members of her family.