Watauga County

Brushfire Stankgrass perform at Murphy’s Friday Night; Dubbed as “Quintessential Modern Mountain Music”

Published Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 7:00 pm
March 29, 2012. Brushfire Stankgrass will perform at Murphy's on Friday, March 30. The second part of the band's moniker is fitting. Along with their bluegrass chops, the 'stank' part of the name might derive from songs such as their cover of Outkast's "Spottieottiedopalicious." (Check out their version of that song here.) Read more...
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Jahman Brahman and KinGator to Perform at Boone Saloon Tonight; Expect High Energy, Eclectic Jams

Published Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 6:07 pm
March 29, 2012. Jahman Brahman - the music's not a cheesy as the band's name sounds - and KinGator will perform at Boone Saloon tonight, Thursday, March 29. The cover charge is $5, and the show starts at 10:00 p.m. Expect a high energy performance and eclectic jams from both bands. Read more...
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Watauga County Obituaries – Compiled March 27, 2012

Published Tuesday, March 20, 2012 at 1:35 pm
Recent obituaries in Watauga County compiled on March 27, 2012. Read more...
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Watauga County Obituaries – Compiled March 20, 2012

Published Friday, March 16, 2012 at 12:32 pm
Recent obituaries in Watauga County compiled on March 20, 2012. Read more...
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Part 1: 5,100 High Country Residents Owed $1.35 Million in Unclaimed Cash/Property; Watauga County: $874,000

Published Monday, March 12, 2012 at 10:49 am
March 12, 2012. Includes Extensive List! Check here to see if you – or any of your friends or relatives – have any unclaimed cash accumulating dust and interest in the vaults of the North Carolina State Department and Treasurer. Read more or see Part 2: Ashe and Part 3: Avery.
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Watauga County Obituaries – Compiled March 13, 2012

Published Sunday, March 11, 2012 at 4:12 pm
Recent obituaries in Watauga County compiled on March 13, 2012. Read more...
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Tarleton Aims to Reclaim Jordan’s 93rd District Seat and ‘Restore Some Common Sense Back Into the Legislature’

Published Saturday, March 10, 2012 at 2:56 pm

By Ron Fitzwater

March 10, 2012. BLOWING ROCK – It wasn’t even a question for Cullie Tarleton whether or not he would make a run at taking back the 93rd District seat he lost in 2010 to Representative Jonathan Jordan.… Continue reading

Ten Candidates Have Filed for Election;
Deadline is Feb. 29

Published Monday, February 20, 2012 at 2:03 pm
Feb. 20, 2012. BOONE -- The number of candidates seeking various offices has grown to ten, with nine candidates filing for election on Feb. 13 and a tenth on Feb. 15. Candidates will be able to file for election until Feb. 29 at the Watauga County Board of Elections, located on the first floor of the Watauga County Courthouse. Read more...
BY PAUL T. CHOATE
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