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For Your Reading List

Ansley Puckett, A&C Editor

February 13, 2020

For those who are always looking for their next great read, the App State library offers access to a number of New York Times bestsellers that people can't seem to put down. All for the price of $0. Here are some suggestions f...

Dan Chelcun, JD Nickel, and Justin Rosario are Loosey, a student band who performed this past weekend at the Greenhouse in Boone. The venue doubles as the band's house, and is an upcoming home venue in the area.

The Green House

February 7, 2020

Momentum hosts fall dance showcase, prepares for spring performance

Marlen Cardenas, Reporter

February 5, 2020

The 2020 Momentum fall dance showcase included eight energetic group dances to artists including BANKS and Twenty One Pilots, and two performances from NouN Improv. The showcase went from Jan. 31 to Feb. 2 in the varsity gym. The...

Raleigh-based band brings alternative sounds to Legends

Ethan Murphy, Reporter

February 5, 2020

A mannequin with a microphone, space-filling guitar loops and room-rocking bass lines set the stage for the show at Legends Jan. 30. Originally from Raleigh, the band Blue Frequency played two sets consisting of all original son...

Dance Marathon aims to raise over $40,000 for local nonprofits

Abi Pepin, Senior Political Correspondant

February 5, 2020

When people hear about a dance marathon, they often think about a huge dance party. While that may be the case, the App State Dance Marathon committees plan months in advance to raise money for local nonprofit organizations....

Lavender House rings in Halloween with Spooky Soiree

Elaina Woodlief, Reporter

October 31, 2019

Spooky snacks, house hauntings and chilling tunes brought the Halloween spirit to the Valle Crucis Lavender House’s Spooky Soiree.  On Oct. 25, the Lavender House transformed from historic to haunted, full of spider webs and ot...

The Appalachian Theatre spooks Boone with first film screening

Meredith Nanney, Reporter

October 30, 2019

The Appalachian Theatre of the High Country put a spell on Boone on Oct. 25-26 with screenings of the Halloween film “Hocus Pocus.” This was the first film the theater has shown since reopening this month. Moviegoers o...

The Appalachian Theatre opens its doors after 8 years

Marlen Cardenas, Reporter

October 23, 2019

After eight years and with the help of 500 volunteers and $10 million of donations and fundraising, the Appalachian Theatre of the High Country opened its doors again on Oct. 14 with a performance by the band The String Wizards....