Some circumstances in life can prevent individuals from becoming successfully employed or finishing their education, but in Ashe County, one program is working to assist youths who may be facing those difficulties.
Memorial Day is Monday, May 27 and is set aside each year to remember the men and women who died serving the country and to honor those who have or continue to serve.
In recognition of everyone’s right to privacy, the library implemented radio frequency identification device technology on May 1.
The Youth of Buffalo Baptist Church will be sponsoring a fundraiser from 3 to 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 18, at Oakwood Farm in West Jefferson for their summer trip to N.C. Baptist Assembly at Fort Caswell.
Mount Jefferson State Natural Area has been announced as the featured location to include on this year’s Ashe County Chamber of Commerce ornament.
Lansing’s own Doug Goss received nationwide honors on Saturday as he was presented with the 2012 National Trails Volunteer of the Year Award.