5 Reasons to Bring Your

Business to Watauga County

       

1. Location-Location-Location!

2.  Education Focus

3. Culture of Entrepreneurship

& Creativity

4. Outstanding Quality of Life

5. Hub of Northwestern NC

 

Watauga County Office of

Economic Development 

Above and Beyond

BooneEvents.com

BlowingRockEvents.com

A Comprehensive listing of:

 

Music, Festivals, Theatre,

Arts/Crafts, Sports,

Races/runs, Fundraisers,

Dining, Workshops, and More!

 

POST YOUR EVENT 

for FREE Today!

 

Sponsored by ToddsCalendar

where The High Country

"Goes to Know!"

Mountain Lumber

Company

 

Mountain Products 

for Mountain homes

  • Windows & Doors
  • Reclaimed Lumber
  • Tools & Hardware
  • Building Materials
  • Decorative Hardware   

828-963-7524

mountainlumbercompany.com

9877 Hwy.105 South, Boone 

High Country Toast

Friday June 7, 6:30 - 9PM

 

Valle Crucis

Community Park

 The evening features a 

food truck village, local breweries

and wines from regional vendors

 

Live Music from

blues country singer

Shay M. Lovette

 

Advance tickets:

General Admission:  $25

VIP Access: $75

 

Click Here to purchase

 

Moretz Lumber &

Millwork

 

60 different species/thickness

and/or grades of kiln dried lumber 

 

Custom Millwork

Trim Mold / Crown Mold 

Base Board, Paneling

Flooring, Stair Parts

Duplicate Molding Patterns

  828-963-0883

 

CLICK for more info

http://www.moretzlumber.com/


Life Outdoors
Make Text Larger Make Text Smaller Switch Fonts Email This Page Click Here For A Printable Version
Media Sponsors

Think Spring.............
by Brenda

Latest Update: February 18, 2016


Indoors....the best place for winter blooms.

I know you are wondering what is going to bloom first in Spring 2016....and when is it going to bloom. Here's what Justice and Bell tell us:

FEBRUARY

Dandelion (Taraxacum offincinale) (into November)

Skunk Cabbage (SympJocarpus foetidas) (into March)

Now, where do we find these plants blooming? I don't think we even need to talk about dandelions....They are going to find us! Skunk Cabbage is a different story. There is a bog behind Earth Fare in Boone.....you will find them blooming there. I have two friends who have them blooming around their ponds and I'm sworn to secrecy on those. And then there is the Blue Ridge Parkway. Check your wildflower books for the Parkway location(s)....I do not know the exact location. Have fun. We'll get into the next set of plants a little later.


More winter beauty...Cardinals.


A beautiful Tufted Titmouse.


Another interesting winter winger...Pine Siskin.