HandsOn Blue Ridge kicks off Thanksgiving weekWDBJ7Family Service of Roanoke Valley and HandsOn Blue Ridge kicked off Thanksgiving week with a special volunteer project. Families from area neighborhoods were invited to make holiday cards for seniors in their communities. Those cards will be delivered ...and more »
Blue Ridge Ringers usher in Christmas seasonBlueRidgeNow.comThe ringers concerts this year include performances at Hendersonville Presbyterian Church (formerly First Presbyterian Church on Grove Street), Henderson Countys Public Library and a concert at Blue Ridge Community College with Hendersonvilles ...
Blue Ridge Thanksgiving Service to be held Nov. 26Roanoke TimesThe annual Blue Ridge Thanksgiving Service will take place on Wednesday, Nov. 26, at 7 p.m., at Glade Creek Lutheran Church, 3359 Webster Road, in Blue Ridge. An offering of nonperishable food items will be received. The service is sponsored by Blue ...
Official: Afghan president orders military reviewBlueRidgeNow.comKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has ordered a top-to-bottom review of the practices of the countrys defense forces, including discussing the resumption of controversial night raids banned by his predecessor. The move appears ...and more »
Asia stocks rise after US growth revised higherBlueRidgeNow.comSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks mostly fell Tuesday as the boost from Chinas surprise interest rate cuts faded while European markets were higher as investors awaited economic data. KEEPING SCORE: Frances CAC 40 was up 0.3 percent at ...and more »
Equestrian center helps drive Blue Ridge Log Cabins successSpartanburg Herald JournalBut sales are up significantly from 2013, he said, and Blue Ridge has developed a mutually beneficial relationship with the investors behind the Tryon Resort and Tryon International Equestrian Center in nearby Polk County, N.C.. The company has ...
Jewish state bill tests Israeli democracyBlueRidgeNow.comA: Israels primary language is Hebrew, Jewish holidays are national holidays and Saturday, the Jewish sabbath, is the national day of rest. The countrys blue and white flag is adorned with the Star of David, and its national anthem, 'Hatikva ...and more »
High court to review EPA mercury limitsBlueRidgeNow.comWASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is stepping into a new case about Obama administration environmental rules, agreeing to review a ruling that upholds emission standards for mercury and other hazardous air pollutants from coal- and oil-fired ...and more »