Sept. 3, 2012. The Watauga County Democratic Party will host an open house at their 2012 campaign headquarters (352 W. King St. in Boone, the old Beanstalk directly across from First Baptist Church) next Sunday, September 9, between 3 and 6 pm.
July 24, 2012. The life of Everett Leo Mast, Sugar Grove native and member of the Watauga County Democratic Party Hall of Fame, will be celebrated with music and stories at a memorial service in Valle Crucis this Saturday, July 28. The service will begin around 11 a.m. at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 678 Herb Thomas Road, off Mast Gap Road, and will be followed by a reception at the old Cove Creek High School building, 207 Dale Adams Road, in Sugar Grove, from 1 to 3 p.m.
BY GREG HINCE