Although not yet discussed in an open meeting, the Town of North Wilkesboro appears to be on the verge of purchasing the North Wilkesboro Elk’s Lodge building and about four acres on Finley Avenue and Second Street.
Late September and early October is normally one of the driest times of the year in Wilkes County, but normal doesn’t seem to mean much these days when it comes to weather.
As the calendar has turned to October, I’ve already started noticing the prominence of the color pink on television. Athletes, newsrooms and clothing are all donning pink in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness month.
If you follow the N.C. General Assembly you should be on Twitter.
Yes, we have a state budget and a $445 million budget surplus continues to be lauded as evidence by our politicians that “reforming the tax code and increasing competitiveness are strengthening North Carolina’s economy and putting more money into the budget of working families.”
When we started to plan the Carolina in the Fall Music and Food Festival nearly eight months ago, we had no idea what all that entailed.