Avery, NC
Avery County, NC

 

 
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1ST ANNUAL MISS FRASER FIR PAGEANT

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2014   6:00 P.M.NEWLAND ELEMENTARY

CHAIRPERSONS: DONETTA MCKINNEY -828-733-5199

AMY SOUTHERN- 336-416-0280

ENTRY FORM MUST BE RECEIVED BY 5:00 P.M., FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2014 OR UNTIL THE MAXIMUM OF 25 IS REACHED IN EACH CLASS

Rehearsal:        SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2014

                                    10:00 A.M. BABY MISS, WEE MISS, TINY MISS

                                   12 NOON     LITTLE MISS, LITTLE MISS PRE TEEN

                                   Newland Elementary GYM.

RULES:

1.         CONTESTANTS MUST PAY AN ENTRY FEE OF $25.00. ENTRY FEE MUST

            ACCOMPANY REGISTRATION FORM AND IS NON-REFUNDABLE.Cash,

Check or Money Order is accepted. Please made Check or Money order

payable to NEWLAND BUSINESS ASSOCIATION.

Mail to: Donetta McKinney, PO Box 9, Newland, NC 28657 or hand deliver to my

Office at 499 Sokassa Road, Newland, NC 28657 between the hours of 9:00 A.M.

until 5:00 P.M. Monday through Friday.

2.         A QUEEN AND FOUR RUNNERS-UP WILL BE CHOSEN IN EACH AGE DIVISION.

           QUEENS WILL RECEIVE A BEAUTIFUL TROPHY, CROWN AND WRAP AROUND

           SASH. ALL OTHER CONTESTANTS WILL RECEIVE A NICE TROPHY. THE 2014

            TITLE HOLDERS ARE REQUIRED TO REPRESENT THEIR TITLE IN THE 2014

            NEWLAND CHRISTMAS PARADE.

AGE DIVISIONS

            

BABY MISS-DIVISION: 6 MONTHS-1 YEAR

WEE MISS- DIVISION: 2-3 YEARS

TINY MISS- DIVISION: 4-5 YEARS

LITTLE MISS – DIVISION 6-9 YEARS

           LITTLE MISS PRE-TEEN-DIVISION: 10-12 YEARS

3.        CONTESTANTS MAY WEAR A HOLIDAY DRESS OF HER CHOICE.

             (NO PAGEANT ATTIRE WEAR ALLOWED)

4.         CONTESTANTS WILL BY JUDGED ON BEAUTY, CUTEST, AND PERSONALITY.

5.         ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST ABIDE BY THE GUILDLINES SET UP BY THE PAGEANT

          COMMITTEE.

LITTLE MISS PHOTOGENIC CONTEST

A MISS PHOTOGENIC QUEEN WILL BE CHOSEN IN EACH AGE DIVISION.

WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED AT THE MISS FRASER FIR CONTEST ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2014 AT THE NEWLAND ELEMENTARY GYM.

1.         CONTESTANT MUST HAVE ENTERED THE MISS FRASER FIR CONTEST TO BE ELIGIBLE TO ENTER THE MISS PHOTOGENIC CONTEST.

2.         ***CONTESTANT MUST BRING EITHER A 5X7 OR AN 8X10 PICTURE TO THE MISS FRASER

            FIR PRACTICE ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2014. NO FRAME PLEASE.***

3.         CONTESTANT’S NAME, AGE, ADDRESS, AND PHONE NUMBER MUST BE ON THE BACK OF             PHOTOGRAPH.

4.         A NON-REFUNDABLE ENTRY FEE OF $10 MUST ACCOMPANY THE ENTRY FORM.

5.         PICTURES MUST BE PICKED UP THE NIGHT OF THE PAGEANT.

FOR INFORMATION CALL: DONETTA MCKINNEY 828-733-5199 OR 828-260-1992.

 

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All of Avery County, North Carolina Official Information

 

 


Police

All Emergencies: Call 911
Area Code 828
Avery County Sheriff's Dept: 733-5855
Banner Elk Police Dept: 898-4300
Beech Mountain Police Dept: 387-2342
Crossnore Police Dept: 733-2023 or 2024
Elk Park Police Dept: 733-9573
Newland Police Dept: 733-2023 or 2024
Sugar Mountain Police: 898-4349
Avery Citizens Against Domestic Abuse (ACADA) 733-3512

 

 

 

Fire and Rescue

All Emergencies: Call 911
Area Code 828
Banner Elk Fire Dept: 898-4623
Beech Mountain Fire Dept: 387-2342
Crossnore Fire Dept.: 733-5555
Elk Park Fire Dept: 733-5555
Frank Volunteer Fire Dept: 733-9336
Green Valley Fire Department: 765-5555
Linville Fire Dept: 733-2188
Linville-Central Rescue Squad: 733-2346
Newland Fire Dept.: 733-5555

 

 

 

Medical

All Emergencies: Call 911

 

Cannon Memorial Hospital
434 Hospital Drive Linville, NC
828-737-7000

 

Watauga Medical Center
336 Deerfield Dr. Boone, NC
800-443-7385 or 828-262-4100

 

Spruce Pine Community Hospital
125 Hospital Dr. Spruce Pine, NC
828-765-4201

 

Avery Citizens Against Domestic Abuse
(ACADA) 733-3512

 

 

 

Places of Worship

Aaron Church
Arbor Dale Church
Ashley Chapel
Banner Elk Presbyterian Church on Lees McRae Campus
Beech Creek Church
Beech Creek Mountain Church
Beech Mountain Church
Beech Valley Church
Belview Church
Big Meadow Church
Blevins Creek Chapel
Buck Hill Church
Burleson Chapel
Calvary Church
Conley Chapel
Crab Orchard Church
Crossnore Presbyterian Church (828) 733-1939
Curtis Creek Church
Fairview Church
Fall Creek Church
First Baptist Church of Glen Alpine - (828) 584-0312
Fletcher Chapel
Forest Home Church
Frank Church
Green Valley Church
Hanging Rock Chapel
Henson Creek Church
Higher Ground Worship Center
Hopkins Chapel
Ivy Heights Church
Lewis Chapel
Little Elk Church
Little Plumtree Church
Long Ridge Church
McCoury Rock Church
Midway Church
Mount Calvary Church
Mount Gilead Church
Mount Pleasant Church
Mount Zion Church
New Cross Church
New Hopewell Church
Newland Presbyterian Church
Oak Grove Church Newland
Peoples Church
Pine Grove Church
Pisgah Church
Pleasant Hill Church
Pleasant Valley Church
Powdermill Church
River of Life Church, 48 High Country Square, Banner Elk, NC 28604 ~ 828-297-6646
Roaring Creek Church
Saint Bernadette Catholic Church, Linville, NC ~ 828-898-6900
Shelter Rock Ministries
Sloop Chapel
Smoky Valley Chapel
Sugar Mountain Church
Taylor Chapel
Union Church
Valley Haven Church
Vance Memorial Church
Walnut Grove Church
Whites Memorial Church
Yellow Mountain Church

 

 

 


Area Schools

 

http://www.all4ed.org/
http://high-schools.com/north-carolina.html
http://elementaryschools.org/north-carolina.html

 

Avery County High School; 401 High School Rd., Newland
828-733-1501

 

Avery County Middle School; 102 Old Montezuma Rd., Newland
828-733-0145

 

Banner Elk Elementary School; 185 Azalea Circle
828-898-5575

 

Beech Mountain Elementary School; 60 Flat Springs Rd., Elk Park
828-898-4343

 

Cranberry Middle School; 6320 Hwy 19E
828-733-2932

 

Crossnore Elementary School; 200 Bell Lane, Crossnore
828-733-2145

 

Grandfather Academy (private); Hickory Nut Gap Rd., Banner Elk
828-898-3868

 

High Country Christian School; 1551 Tynecastle Rd., Banner Elk
828-898-3677

 

Newland Elementary School; 750 Linville St., Newland
828-733-4911

 

Riverside Elementary School; 8020 US Hwy 19E Plumtree
828-765-9414

 

 

 


Government Offices

Avery County Central Dispatch
828-733-3858

 

Banner Elk Town Hall;
200 Park Ave.
Banner Elk, NC 28604
828-898-5398

 

Beech Mountain Town Hall
828-387-4236

 

Elk Park City Hall
169 Winters St.
Newland, NC 28657
828-733-9573

 

Newland Town Hall
301 Cranberry St.
Newland, NC 28657
828-733-2023

 

Sugar Mountain Town Hall
237 Townsend Dr.
Sugar Mtn, Banner Elk, NC 28604
828-898-9292

 

Avery Citizens Against Domestic Abuse
(ACADA) 733-3512

 

 

 



Utilities

Mountain Electric Cooperative
PO Box 1240
Newland, NC 28657
828-733-0159
828-733-3213 (fax)
Contact: William D. Caraway
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www.mountainelectric.com

 

Piedmont Natural Gas
Residential Contact / Commercial Contact
Tom Ellis
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phone: 800-752-7504
P.O.Box 218
6781 Hwy 19E
Spruce Pine, NC 28777
http://www.piedmontng.com

 

 

 

Skyline Telephone Membership Corp.
PO Box 759
West Jefferson, NC 28694
828-898-1350
800-759-2226 (toll-free)
828-963-1527 (fax)
Contact: Karen Powell
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www.skyline.org

 

 

 

Building Permits and Inspections
Tommy Burleson/Jason Vance
Code Enforcement Officer
PO Box 596
Newland, NC 28657
(828) 733-8204
fax: (828) 733-7003

 

 

 

Water Quality Lab & Wastewater Treatment
1522 Tynecastle Highway
P O Box 1167
Banner Elk, NC, 28604
828-898-6277

 

 

 


Zip Codes & Phone Exchanges (828 area)

28622 - Beech Mountain (260, 387), Cranberry (733), Heaton (898), Elk Park (733)

 

28604 - Balm (898), Banner Elk (260, 783, 897, 898), Foscoe (963, 898), Seven Devils (963), Sugar Mountain (898)

 

28657 - Crossnore (733), Linville (733), Minneapolis(733), Newland (733, 737), Pineola (733), Plumtree (733)

 

28605- Edgemont (733), Jonas Ridge (733)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 



 

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