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Rainbow Trail residents protest asphalt plant construction

Hayley Canal, Staffer | April 20, 2019

Angel Wood watched her 6-year-old son wave a homemade sign reading, “We deserve clean air,” outside the courthouse. As residents of Rainbow Trail neighborhood, Wood and her son joined the recently reignited fight against Appalachian Materials, the company that nearly constructed an asphalt plant in the family’s neighborhood four years ago. At a rally held an hour before the April 16 Watauga...

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Cameron Stuart, News Reporter | April 19, 2019

As DoorDash enters the delivery service market in Boone, other delivery services are not worried about a shift in dynamics in the industry. Other delivery services in Boone include Boone Delivery, which launched in July, and Bite Squad, which bought Boone Takeout in May. Lee Hornish, owner of Boone Delivery, said his business is different from other delivery services in Boone because all parts of...

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App State’s Title IX office wants to provide support and resources to students
Women’s Center hosts Rape Culture Awareness Week
Campus budget presentations show commitment to university growth, faculty salaries
Bernice King speaks about diversity and inclusion at App State Diversity Celebration
Parking deck on West Campus assembled, preparation for new residence halls begins

Parking deck on West Campus assembled, preparation for new residence halls begins

April 12, 2019

App State will borrow $200 million to fund P3 with additional funding to come from Winkler Hall demolition fund

App State will borrow $200 million to fund P3 with additional funding to come from Winkler Hall demolition fund

April 12, 2019

Faculty salary report shows decline in faculty salaries relative to institutional peers, cost of living

Faculty salary report shows decline in faculty salaries relative to institutional peers, cost of living

April 10, 2019

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Hardin Park School sixth grader wins regional spelling bee, will compete in National Spelling Bee in May
OASIS hosts workshop addressing sexual harassment for local restaurants and bars
Good Samaritan Law aims to protect both parties in the event of an overdose
Coffee Buzz 5K funds scholarship for App State students to study abroad
Boone Fire responds to structure fire late Thursday night

Boone Fire responds to structure fire late Thursday night

April 6, 2019

Boone Town Council now responsible for N.C. 105 Superstreet project

Boone Town Council now responsible for N.C. 105 Superstreet project

April 3, 2019

Professor receives $8,000 grant to study bats on Parkway

Professor receives $8,000 grant to study bats on Parkway

March 29, 2019

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