Carolyn Sakowski’s Touring Backroads

Whether you are an armchair traveler, a history buff, or a motorist looking for an alternative to crowded highways, Carolyn Sakowski’s Touring the Western North Carolina Backroads will take you to unforgettable places and introduce you to memorable characters and events.


Johanna Kramer’s DurhamFoodie

Johanna Kramer is a North Carolina-based freelance writer who specializes in writing about food and food-related events through her popular blog, Durhamfoodie. She writes for magazines such as SavorNC and Edible Piedmont. She also hosts special events.


The Mountain Times

The Mountain Times is an award-winning weekly publication that serves Watauga, Ashe, Avery counties as well as the surrounding communities of the northwestern North Carolina High Country.


High Country Press

High Country Press, established by Ken Ketchie, is your hometown newspaper, serving Watauga and Avery Counties of Northwestern North Carolina. The paper is based in downtown Boone and focuses on covering news, community information and events in the surrounding area of the High Country.


Carolina Country

A monthly consumer magazine with a paid circulation of more than 650,000 and a readership of more than 1.6 million. Since 1948, the magazine has been mailed to the members of North Carolina’s electric cooperatives.


All About Women

All About Women • The objective of All About Women of the High Country is to recognize and respond to the needs of High Country Women by utilizing an all-inclusive approach to featuring individuals, events, businesses, and lifestyles that represent women in Ashe, Avery, Watauga Counties and surrounding areas.