October 2013

Matchup: Chattanooga Mocs vs. App State Mountaineers

How App Can Win: If the Mountaineers are going to carry forward the momentum from their previous win against No. 24 Georgia Southern, they’re going to need to throw everything out the window that happened before that. Everything they did last Saturday needs to be in the game plan for the rest of… [...]

App State to host defensive-minded Mocs

After a win over rival Georgia Southern last Saturday, Appalachian State University must duplicate the preparation and execution to come out on top against this week’s challenger, Chattanooga. The Mocs (6-2, 4-1 SoCon) come into Boone this weekend armed with the conference’s top defense, stifling… [...]

Mayoral candidate: John Mena

John Mena remembers the attitude his father, who was in the army, had while he was growing up.”You could never tell my dad you couldn’t do something,” Mena said. “He’d say, ‘You can do it and you will do it.'”Mena has used this philosophy throughout his 25 years of owning a business in Boone, and… [...]

Mayoral candidate: Brad Harmon

When it comes to most decisions, Brad Harmon looks to the wisdom his grandfather taught him when Harmon was a boy.”To give an example, the man was extremely honest with people, never would lie, he didn’t care who you were,” Harmon said.Working as a doctor, Harmon’s grandfather helped build both the… [...]