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Announcements

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This collection of announcements, community notices and news releases appeared in The Mountain Laurel in years gone by as a way for us to share with our readers things that were happening in the Blue Ridge. They are provided here for historical reference and just to give everyone a true flavor of what was happening in the Blue Ridge Mountains of the 1980's.

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Title Created Date Author
Mountain Trading – October, 1983 October, 1983 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
Ferrum College - Blue Ridge Folklife Festival November, 1983 Written by Ferrum College
Mountain Trading - November, 1983 November, 1983 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
The Village Craftsman November, 1983 Written by Alan Woods
Blue Ridge Institute Ferrum College December, 1983 Written by Ferrum College
1984 Blue Ridge Institute Calendar Features Train Photos January, 1984 Written by Ferrum College
Blue Ridge Institute and Blue Ridge Farm Museum February, 1984 Written by Ferrum College
Announcements - March, 1984 March, 1984 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
Blue Ridge Institute, Director - Researches Punched Tin Pie Safes March, 1984 Written by Ferrum College
Announcement - April, 1984 April, 1984 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
Lending a Hand April, 1984 Written by Wanda Hylton
Appalachian Heritage Day May, 1984 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
Mayberry Church June, 1984 Written by Jeanette S. Shelor
Blue Ridge Institute - Draft Horse, Pony and Mule Show July, 1984 Written by Ferrum College
Mayberry Map Recalls An Era July, 1984 Written by Larry Spangler
Carroll County Historical Society July, 1984 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
Home At Last August, 1984 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
Mayberry Book By John Hassell Yeatts Published August, 1984 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
Notice - August, 1984 August, 1984 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
Notice To Hikers August, 1984 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
Notes - September, 1984 September, 1984 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
Wanted - 5 Good Neighbors September, 1984 Written by Bob Heafner
Blue Ridge Institute Folklife Festival October, 1984 Written by Ferrum College
Deck The Halls Party November, 1984 Written by Olde Newbern Promotional Bureau
Blue Ridge Folklife Festival - Preserving Mountain Traditions December, 1984 Written by Ferrum College
Three Centuries Of Christmas December, 1984 Written by Virginia Division of Travel & Tourism
Invitation To Our Readers February, 1985 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
Notice To Backroad Readers February, 1985 Written by Bob Heafner
Free Information To Send For February, 1985 Written by Susan M. Thigpen
County Maps Available March, 1985 Written by Susan M. Thigpen

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