• Date: Tuesday, April 15th

    2014E 000091
    Havingqualified as Executor in the Estate of CALVIN EUGENE      TOLIVER, JR., late of Ashe County, North Carolina, this is tonotify all persons having claims againstsaid Estate to present them to the undersigned at 115 Todd WhittLane, Huntsville, AL 35806 on or before the July 14, 2014 or thisNotice will be pleaded in bar to their recovery. All persons, firms,and corporations indebted to said Estate will please make immediatepayment.
    Thisthe 27th day of March, 2014.

    Calvin E. Brown
    for the Estate of

  • Date: Tuesday, April 15th

    2014E 000087
    Havingqualified as Executor in the Estate of TIMMY CLAY MILLER, lateof Ashe County, North Carolina, this is to notifyall persons having claims against said Estate to present them to theundersigned at P.O. Box 526, Jefferson, North Carolina 28640 on orbefore the July 21, 2014 or this Notice will be pleaded in bar totheir recovery. All persons, firms, and corporations indebted to said    Estate will please make immediate payment.
    Thisthe 24th day of March, 2014.

    Penny J. Miller
    Executor for the Estate of
    Timmy Clay Miller

  • Date: Tuesday, April 15th

    TheAshe County Board of Education is currently preparing grantapplications in the following areas for the 2014-2015 school year:

    VocationalEducation Basic Grant
    TitleI of the No Child Left Behind Act
    ImprovingAmerica's School's Migrant Education
    IDEAState Improvement
    IDEAVI-11B Education of the Handicapped Act
    IDEAPre-School Handicapped Grant
    IDEAVI-B Pre-School Targeted Assistance
    Ruraland Low Income Schools
    TitleII Teacher Quality Enhancement Grant
    TitleIII Language Acquisition for Second Language Centers
    TitleV-Abstinence Education

    ContactKimberly Barnes, Director of Federal Programs for Ashe County Schoolsat Ashe County Board of Education, 336-246-7175, ext. 229.

    Thepublic is invited to review and comment on the draft proposals at theAshe County Board of Education between 7:30a.m. and 4:30p.m. June23-27, 2014.

    TheIndividuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA-Part B, Public Law105-17) Project is presently being amended. The Project describes thespecial education programs proposed by Ashe County Schools forFederal funding for the 2014-2015 school year. Interested persons areencouraged to review amendments to the project and make commentsconcerning the implementation of special education under this FederalProgram. All comments will be considered prior to submission of theamended project to the North Carolina Department of PublicInstruction in Raleigh, North Carolina. The IDEA-Part B Project isopen to the public for review and comments during the week of June23-June 27 between 7:30a.m. and 4:30p.m. in the office of SpecialEducation Director, Terry Richardson, 336-846-3221 at the Ashe EarlyLearning Center in West Jefferson.

  • Date: Tuesday, April 15th

    AMERICANTOWERS, LLC is proposing to construct a 199'0” monopoletelecommunications tower at Hwy 221 near Alaphair Lane, Crumpler,Ashe County, North Carolina. (Tax Parcel Number 01365133). The newtower structure will be fitted with standard lighting and the towerfacility will include 100'-0” x 100'-0” lease area andassociated easements, along with a 30ft buffer surrounding the leasearea. American Towers LLC seeks comments from all interested personson any potential significant impact the proposed action could have onthe quality of the human environment pursuant to 47 C.F.R. Section1.1307, including potential impacts to historic or cultural resourcesthat are listed or eligible for listing in the National Register ofHistoric Places.

    Interestedpersons may comment or raise concerns about the proposed action bysubmitting an e-mail to (enviro.services@americantower.com)  Papercomments can be sent to: AMERICAN TOWERS, LLC, ATTN: ENVIRONMENTALCOMPLIANCE, 10 PRESIDENTIAL WAY, WOBURN, MA 01801. Requests orcomments should be limited to environmental and historic/culturalresource impact concerns, and must be received on or before April 26,2014. This invitation to comment is separate from any localplanning/zoning process that may apply to this project.

  • Date: Tuesday, April 15th

    MAY6TH, 2014
    NOTICEIS HEREBY GIVEN that the Primary election will be held in Ashe Countyon Tuesday, May 6th, 2014. The Polls will open at 6:30 AM and willclose at 7:30 PM.
    Thefollowing offices will be submitted to the voters: Republican, USSenate, US House, County Commissioner, Sheriff, NC supreme CourtAssociate Justice and NC District Court Judge District 23:Democratic: US Senate, US House, County Commissioners, NC SupremeCourt Justice and NC District Court Judge District 23: Libertarian:US Senate, NC Supreme Court Associate Justice and NC District CourtJudge District 23: and Nonpartisan: NC Supreme Court AssociateJustice and NC District Court Judge District 23.
    TheRegistration books for Ashe County will close on Friday, April 1st,2014.  Any registered Voter may request a mail out Absentee Ballotafter March 17th, 2014.  Absentee One Stop No Excuse Absentee Votingwill begin on Thursday April 24th, 2014, at the Office in Jefferson. This Voting will end on Saturday May 3rd, 2014 at 1 PM.  The Officewill be open for voting Thursday , April 24- Saturday April 26th,from 8:00 AM  7:30 PM, Sunday April 27th, from Noon  6:00 PM, MondayApril 28th, - Thursday May 1st, from 8:00 AM - 7:30 PM, Friday May2nd, from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM and Saturday May 3rd, from 8 AM - 1 PM.
    ASecond Site will open at Fleetwood Fire Department on US Hwy 221 Sfrom Tuesday April29th- Friday May 2nd, from 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM, andSaturday May 3rd, from 8:00 AM-Noon.
    AllMail Out Absentee ballots must be returned by Election Day. Thedeadline to apply for a Mail out Ballot is Tuesday April 29th, 2014.
    Personnot sure of their registration should contact the Board Office duringOffice hours at 336-846-5570.
    Allregistration facilities and polling places are accessible to theelderly and handicapped.  Curbside voting is available at alllocations also.
    Canvassfor the Primary election will be held at 11:00 AM of Tuesday, May13th, 2014
    Ifa Second Primary is need the date will be announced later.

    Datedthis the 28th, day of February, 2014.

    Jerry Powers
    Ashe County Board of     Elections.

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