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MUSICAL: Always Nina – A Tennessee Story & Songbook

By Rah Bickley. October 11, 2019. ROAN MOUNTAIN, NC -- A one-woman musical created by acclaimed local actor, singer and storyteller Nina Cathey Allbert...

Greer promoted at Blue Ridge Energy

SPECIAL REPORT. October 7, 2019. LENOIR, NC Tanner Greer has been promoted to Director of Information Technology for Blue Ridge Energy. Greer began his career...

WHS football

By David Rogers. September 27, 2019. BOONE, NC -- Dale Carnegie, the influential American writer and lecturer in the early 1900s, would have been...

GROWING: New location for Appalachian Regional Pulmonology

September 23, 2019. BOONE, NC -- Boone will soon have a new location for pulmonology services, beginning October 1, 2019. Appalachian Regional Pulmonology, a...

Three fatalities in Lincoln County after car hydroplaned on NC 27

SPECIAL REPORT TO BLOWING ROCK NEWS. By Master Trooper Jeffrey S. Swagger. June 9, 2019. LINCOLN COUNTY, NC -- On Saturday, 8 June 2019...

Traffic fatality in Iredell County

SPECIAL REPORT to Blowing Rock News from the NC Department of Public Safety. By Master Trooper Jeffrey S. Swagger. June 5, 2019. IREDELL COUNTY,...

Blowing Rock Town Council sharpens pencils on 2019-20 budget; proposed 3-cent...

By David Rogers. June 4, 2019. BLOWING ROCK, NC -- Creative thinking was the order of the evening on Tuesday during the Blowing Rock...

STAR SCHOLARS: Four receive Blowing Rock Community Foundation college scholarships

By David Rogers. June 4, 2019. BLOWING ROCK, NC -- Four Blowing Rock students received college scholarship awards Tuesday night from the Blowing Rock...

Fox sworn in as Blowing Rock Town Manager

By David Rogers. June 4, 2019. BLOWING ROCK, NC -- A small, good-spirited assemblage of Town employees and elected officials were on hand Monday...

Brevard woman identified as Blue Ridge Parkway fatality

SPECIAL REPORT TO BLOWING ROCK NEWS FROM THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE. June 4, 2019. HAYWOOD COUNTY, NC -- – On Monday, June 3, 2019,...