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Sports... a Ribbon Cutting
On the afternoon of
December 28th, Main Street and its shops were bustling with the
post-holiday crowd as Dan, Laurel, Chamber staff, board members and town
dignitaries cut the ceremonial ribbon on We're Good Sports on Main Street. Read More
Doors open at 7:15 am; the event will end
promptly at 9 am. Free parking will be available in the Appalachian Ski
Mountain member lot, which provides easy access to the Snow Cloud Room.
Economic Kickoff Breakfast
January 24th at
The 3rd Annual High
Country Economic Kickoff Breakfast is co-hosted by the Blowing Rock and
Boone Area Chambers of Commerce and is presented by Peak Group.Insure,
formerly the Nationwide Insurance Charles Eyler Agency. The event will be
held in the Snow Cloud Room at Appalachian Ski Mountain. Longtime
Appalachian State Walker College of Business faculty member, Dr. Harry
Davis, will deliver his 2019 economic forecast. Tickets are $10 for
Chamber members, $15 for non-members.
we're extending the deadline to register to participate in the 2019
WinterFashion Show at Chetola Resort on Friday, Jan. 25th to this Monday,
Jan. 7th. Please review the info (linked below) and return your form to
available online or at the Chamber for $35 or are $40 at the
door. Tickets include brunch hors d'oeuvres and passed mimosas, gift bags
and raffle entries!
Mark your calendars
now and plan to attend the 2019 season of Business Before Hours and
Business After Hours!
Watch your email for
details and registration information prior to each event. Your registration
helps our hosts plan for food & beverages, PLUS only those who register
via the emailed link will be entered in the raffle for door prizes!
Wealth Management, we believe our most important job as your advisor is to
help you find your financial path. Since no two paths are the same, we
utilize our proprietary process known as the TRAIL system to help make sure
you are on the right path for you."
has an opening for a Commercial Lines Account Manager at their Boone
location. The Commercial Lines Account Manager will work with Account
Executives to market, acquire and advise new and existing clients.
After 25 seasons,
Sister Act is retiring their Blowing Rock store. We will miss them!
In preparation, they
will be selling some furniture and fixtures. There are several items
available... tables, armoire and a large wood carved bookcase just to name
a few. Please contact Sherri Whelan at the boutique at 828.295.9333 for
Donated Thousands to Area Organizations
distributed more than $14,000 to more than a dozen area organizations in
2018, continuing a tradition of community philanthropy. The High
Country Association of Realtors (HCAR), which unites real estate
professionals within Alleghany, Ashe, Avery and Watauga counties, annually
donates thousands of dollars to various community groups. Read More
TAC Talk: Devorah
January 17th at 6
presentation at Blowing Rock Art & History Museum, Meagan Brown
of Devorah Chocolate will uncover the numerous steps
integral to chocolate making as we taste, touch and smell our way through