Archive for October, 2010
BOONE—Appalachian State University will test its campus-wide siren warning system Wednesday, Nov. 3, at 11:55 a.m. Tests are normally conducted on the first Wednesday of the month.
For more information about the warning system, visit http://epo.appstate.edu/siren-warning-system.
BOONE—Western North Carolina’s economic activity increased 0.9 percent in August, the largest increase since July 2007. The increase follows three months of declines that totaled 0.6 percent, but as in past months, the Western North Carolina Economic Index paints a mixed picture of the region’s recovery from the recent recession.
BOONE— Elizabeth Pitcairn will teach a public master class with Appalachian State University violin students Nov. 3 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Broyhill Music Center’s Rosen Concert Hall. The master class is free and open to the public and will be of particular interest to violin students and teachers in the area.