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WEST JEFFERSON — Ashe County High School held a ‘Be The Light’ event Thursday, May 14, where visitors could drive through the campus and celebrate the Class of 2020. As people drove through the campus, signs with each senior lined the road. The event especially celebrated athletes who are gr…

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Everyone knows that coloring is a relaxing pastime. The Arts Council invites you to take a few relaxing moments to #colorashecounty. One of our downtown West Jefferson murals, “Unity in Diversity,” was made into a coloring page for you to enjoy.

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In light of the ever-evolving situation regarding the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) virus, the Ashe County Arts Council has decided to cancel or postpone upcoming programs and events through May 9. The Ashe Arts Center will be closed to the public at this time and will re-open as soon as reco…

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Having fun and raising funds is the idea behind the Feast for the Arts sponsored by the Ashe County Arts Council. The Arts Council is looking for interested folks to host dinners as part of the fundraiser. This year the Feast of the Arts is on Saturday, June 13. Dinners may be held before th…

Mr. Joe Allen Hudler, (Cheyenne) 85 of Boomer, formerly of Ash…