BOONE — The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce on July 6 announced its 2020-21 Executive Committee, along with two new members of the organization’s board of directors.
The following information was provided by Appalachian Health Care. Restaurants and meat markets are inspected one to four times per year, based on risk frequency and lodging facilities are inspected once per year.
WEST JEFFERSON — Those who love eating raw cookie dough but are hesitant to indulge in it due to health concerns can fear no more. Lolo’s Cookie Dough, a new business selling edible cookie dough has arrived in Ashe County and can be found in Simple Life Antiques located at 3 S Jefferson Aven…
The following information was provided by Appalachian Health Care. Restaurants and mobile food facilities are inspected one to four times per year, based on risk frequency and lodging facilities and bed and breakfast homes are inspected once per year.
TODD — Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, the Todd General Store has captured the hearts of both locals and visitors of Ashe County for more than a century.
ASHE COUNTY — The Ashe County Chamber of Commerce’s annual meeting was held Wednesday, June 17, where they elected new board members, awarded scholarships and honors and celebrated the Chamber’s year. Instead of the usual, large celebration, this year’s meeting was conducted via Zoom video c…
The following information was provided by Appalachian Health Care. Restaurants and mobile food facilities are inspected one to four times per year, based on risk frequency, lodging facilities are inspected once per year and year-round swimming pools are inspected twice per year.
Many people might not normally think about seeing your dentist for a medical treatment, but when it comes to snoring or Obstructive Sleep Apnea your dentist may actually be the first one to notice there could be a problem, according to Dr. Emily Stopper.
The following information was provided by Appalachian Health Care. Mobile food facilities and food stands are inspected one to four times per year, based on risk frequency and lodging facilities and seasonal swimming pools are inspected once per year.
ASHE COUNTY — In a Zoom conference call featuring dozens of community members from Ashe, Allegheny and Watauga County Tuesday, June 2, leaders of health organizations and chambers of commerce discussed how to keep members of their community safe and provide information about the COVID-19 pandemic.
WEST JEFFERSON — At the West Jefferson Aldermen meeting Monday, June 1, ABC Board Chairman Haskell McGuire presented his quarterly report for the store, covering the months of January, February and March.
FLEETWOOD — Cheek Farmstead Creamery located in Fleetwood was declared as having the No. 1 best chocolate milk in North Carolina by Perry James, a chocolate milk enthusiast, connoisseur and food reviewer.
WILKESBORO — Carolina West Wireless has announced that it is providing access to its 600 MHz spectrum to T-Mobile in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
WILKESBORO — Carolina West Wireless announced it is giving access to its tele-doctor based mobile health service, iSelectMD, free to all its customers.
WEST JEFFERSON — It may be three months later than first planned, but the new Hole Lotta Doughnuts in downtown West Jefferson will finally open Wednesday, May 20, according to owner Butch Phillips.
JEFFERSON — Under normal circumstances, it’s essential for most people to get up every day and go to work to provide for their families — to pay the mortgage, put food on the table, heat and cool their homes and pay the bills in general. But these are anything but normal circumstances. Many …
WEST JEFFERSON — With the state having begun the process of reducing restrictions brought on by the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) pandemic Friday, May 8, many small and local businesses are opening back up. However, there are still restrictions from the government.
West Jefferson — “It’s an easy way to help out at a time when it is really needed,” said Judy Current, Director of Marketing and Strategic Growth. “We are donating $10 to either Ashe County Sharing Center or the Hunger and Health Coalition when our customers convert from paper to online stat…
WILKESBORO — Crossroads Harley Davidson showed their support for Wilkes County healthcare workers, EMS, EMT, Law Enforcement and Firefighters on Saturday, May 2 with a virtual concert that aired live on Facebook featuring the Darrell Harwood band.
As we pivot closer to reopening our local economy, area business owners of all sizes are encouraged to learn more about the latest marketing methods, as Mountain Times Publications' The Ashe Post & Times is hosting a free virtual advertising workshop May 5, facilitated by Digital Marketi…
WEST JEFFERSON — The world is facing a pandemic, a battle against the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) disease. Sports, non-essential businesses and many people’s normal lives have been shut down in the wake, as the world comes together to defend itself.
BOONE — The High Country Association of Realtors and its members continue to operate — at restricted levels — during the COVID-19 pandemic. As they work, Realtors are taking proactive steps to ensure the safety of themselves and their clients as they work together to buy and sell property in…
JEFFERSON — Third Day Market, which is a family-owned and operated greenhouse and garden center, has adjusted its operations and created multiple new ways to better serve the community during this time.
WEST JEFFERSON — As COVID-19 continues to spread and health supplies are selling out rapidly, local businesses and community members are showing their support for frontline workers by assembling necessary supplies to fight the pandemic.
Carolina West Wireless has announced an assistance program to help their customers in response to the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) pandemic. Customers may receive an extra 15 GB of high-speed data monthly for use with a hotspot feature or added to their current account. Customers on a rate p…
Carolina Farm Credit CEO Vance C. Dalton, Jr. announced that a cash dividend of more than $24 million will be distributed to members. This distribution represents the cooperative’s sharing of 2019 profits.
The same, advanced technology used in The Hotel Tavern to disinfect (virtually sterilize) the kitchens, prep area and all bathrooms are being utilized by Ashe Memorial Hospital to highly disinfect their Personal Protection Equipment and other equipment.
WEST JEFFERSON — The Hon. Micheal D. Duncan informed both parties Thursday, March 26, that he has denied the motion for a preliminary injunction in the lawsuit between the owners of The Hotel Tavern and Old Hotel purchaser Mark Beck. The ruling comes more than three months after a hearing on…
WEST JEFFERSON — LifeStore Bank, a local community bank, wants consumers to know the safest place for their money is in the bank and know their Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. FDIC insured deposits are safe. LifeStore provides answers to some of the most frequently asked banking questions be…
ASHE COUNTY — The Ashe County Small Business of the Year award was announced by the Ashe County Chamber of Commerce Saturday, March 21, with Mountain Aire Golf Club winning the prestigious prize.
Blue Ridge Energy Propane and Fuels is launching a new fleet of propane delivery vehicles, designed to honor active service men and women deployed overseas.
The following information was provided by Appalachian Health Care. Restaurants are inspected four times per year, based on risk frequency, institutional food service facilities are inspected four times per year and year-round swimming pools and year-round spas are inspected twice per year.
RALEIGH — Freedom Life, a nonprofit corporation born out of the prison ministry of McDowell Mission Ministries in Marion, received a $40,000 Mission Development grant from the State Employee's Credit Union Foundation.
WEST JEFFERSON — A timber frame manufacturing facility balancing state of the art design, vintage industrial style and a healthy dose of traditional mountain work ethic relocated from Boone to Ashe County on Dec. 13, 2019.
WEST JEFFERSON — Two tea demonstrations were held on Feb. 13 at 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. at Bohemia to celebrate local business Highland Tea, which will offer tea parties and etiquette courses for all ages.
The following information was provided by Appalachian Health Care. Restaurants, meat markets and food stands are inspected four times per year, based on risk frequency, institutional food service facilities and public school lunch rooms are inspected four times per year and year-round swimmi…
WEST JEFFERSON — A luncheon and ribbon-cutting was held at The Venue downtown on Feb. 10 to welcome interior design consultant, Lauren Brown to the area.
BOONE — Earth Fare, the specialty natural and organic grocery store and full-service supermarket, announced Monday, Feb. 3, that it will start the process of liquidation of all of its stores, including its Boone location, effective immediately.
WEST JEFFERSON — Boondocks Brewing Tap Room and Restaurant has been selected to represent North Carolina at the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation’s Restaurant Industry Awards, with the brewers being named the state’s 2020 Restaurant Neighbor Award winner.