North Carolina Attractions

ASU, Mast Store, And More

Appalachian State University, which was formed in 1899, really began to grow in the early 1900's. The school started as Watauga Academy with 53 students, with the first "official" building constructed in 1903. The school became Appalachian Training School that year, and grew on the strength of private and public donations. The first brick campus building...

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Shulls Mills: When The Timber Fell

It's hard to recognize today, but Shull's Mills was once the most industrious area of Watauga County. Like Todd on the western end, Shulls Mills was a railroad stop with a thriving community around it. Shulls Mills was the toll road between the Valle Crucis area and Blowing Rock around the turn of the century, with a general store, post office, hotel, and...

Watauga Underwent Educational Revolution In 1950s

The year 1950 found Watauga County behind, and falling back farther, in education. Even compared to its neighbors, Watauga County had some major problems. While Ashe County, for example, was already consolidating its high schools, Watauga had no less than 28 schools in operation. Of these, 12 had less than 50 students; 20 had fewer than 100. The largest...

The Perry House

The Perry House The Perry House was built in 1903 and recently restored into a beautiful country inn complete with custom designed furnishings by master craftsmen, Carl and Jim Stanton of Linville, North Carolina. Their guests enjoy the ambiance of a relaxed turn-of-the-century getaway while being pampered with all the modern conveniences. Each beautifully decorated...

FloorsToGo

FloorsToGo Floors-To-Go has a reputation of being your hometown flooring center of choice. Their committment to customer satisfaction is what makes them different from the ordinary flooring store. They only carry the best products and accessories available. And, they make it easy for customers to buy their products by providing online shopping with PayPal, the world'...

Geno's Italian & American Restaurant

When you are ready to have your taste buds tempted, Geno's Italian-American restaurant is the place to visit. From tender, mouth-watering prime rib or charbroiled steaks to our famous huge pizza's, dripping with cheese, we have it all. For lighter fare, enjoy a crisp salad from our salad bar. Located in West Jefferson, NC. Geno's Italian & American...

Clark Gallery

Clark Gallery is at the center of cultural life in Banner Elk, nestled in the Highlands of North Carolina. The Gallery is located next to the acclaimed Louisiana Purchase Restaurant and adjacent to Sugar Mountain Ski Resort, all of which are surrounded by natural attractions like Grandfather Mountain and scenic views from the Blue Ridge parkway. Gallery...

Beech Mountain Slopeside Chalet Rentals

Book with them and golf the Beech Mountain Course Saturday Afternoon or Sunday Morning for $50 including cart and guest card (some restrictions apply). Beech Mountain, North Carolina is Eastern Americas' highest town at 5,506' Beech Mountain has cool summers and great skiing in the winter. Beechwood Realty and Beech Mountain Slopeside Rentals have been...

M-Prints, Inc.

M-Prints, Inc. Located in beautiful downtown Boone, NC. The heart of the High Country. M-Prints, Inc. was established in 1991. Started as a screen printing company in a 1000 sq ft facility, M-Prints expanded in 1997 to a 2000 sq ft. location and added embroidery. In January of 2000 M-Prints completed the acquisition of a competing screen printer and moved to its current...

Fischel's Moravian Pies

Tired of the same old fast food? Then stock up today on Fischel's Homemade Moravian Style Chicken Pies. Delicious, all meat pies, prepared then frozen for your convenience. All you have to do is bake it! Great for unexpected company and other busy times when you feel like a tasty home cooked meal. Fischel's Moravian Pies Lansing, NC Phone: 336-384-9688/384-...

Oddie Cox

Oddie Cox brought a revolution in black education to Ashe County. Before the Civil War, the law was clear: the punishment for teaching a black person to read or write was death. It was supposed those skills would make slaves more rebellious. The legal penalties were dropped after the war, but little was done to support education among blacks. Where such...

Beechwood Realty, Inc.

Beechwood Realty, Inc. Beechwood Realty, Inc. Selling Beech property since 1971. Real estate sales including homes with Country Club memberships and condos. Real estate rentals, 1-6 bedrooms. Many on or near the Ski Slopes. Discount lift tickets to guests. Whirlpools, fireplaces. Beech Mountain, North Carolina is Eastern Americas' highest town at 5,506' Beech Mountain has cool...

Coe Realty

Coe Realty Coe Realty maintains an excellent reputation for integrity and an excellent success rate for marketing properties. They've been The Source for real estate since 1946. If you are considering the possibility of selling your property, they will be happy to provide you a Correct Market Analysis to establish a competitive price and marketing strategy for your...

High Country Apparel

Want to find brand names such as Russ Berens, Harve Bernard, and Seattle Gear at true outlet prices? We specialize in a sophisticated casual up-dated traditional look. Come visit both locations on 105 in Boone and The Martin House in Downtown Blowing Rock. High Country Apparel 200 Shoppes On The Parkway Rd Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9973 phone: (828) 295 9922

Greenhouse Crafts Shop

Crafts, cards, books andmusic are some of the featured items in this kaleidoscope of treasures housed in an old school just off the Blue Ridge Parkway in Glendale Springs. Since 1982 the Bell's have carefully hand-picked local crafts and gifts from the Appalachians & around the world, with thousands of items in all price ranges including wonderful books...