boone boone  /ˈbun/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an American pioneer and guide and explorer (1734-1820)

News

  1. Boone officials: Water heater in pool source of carbon monoxide leak

    Investigators say the water heater for the pool, at the Best Western Plus Blue Ridge Plaza in Boone, was the source of a carbon monoxide leak. Three people were killed inside one room, including an 11-year-old boy, this weekend. After an inspection Wednesday, investigators found carbon monoxide was leaking into Room 225 from a pool's water heater in the mechanical room just downstairs. They say ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WSOC-TV Charlotte

  2. Boone library, parks offer summer concerts

    The Boone County Public Library is once again partnering with the Boone County Parks and Recreation to host monthly concerts at Boone Woods Park in Burlington.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer

  3. Boone WVU Alumni plan pig roast/golf outing

    MADISON, W.Va. -- Boone County West Virginia University Alumni and Friends will host their 26th annual Pig Roast and Golf Outing June 29 at Riverview Country Club. Proceeds fund scholarships for Boone County students attending schools under the WVU umbre...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Charleston Gazette

Quotes

  1. "I spoke to Aaron's father Bob and he indicated that things went well," Astros general manager Ed Wade said in a statement. "Certainly our prayers are with Aaron and the entire Boone family in hopes of a full recovery."
    on Mar 26, 2009 By: Ed Wade Source: Washington Post

  2. "As America's demand for energy escalates, it is clear that wind can and will play a bigger part in meeting that need," said Jeffrey Immelt, GE Chairman and CEO. "We're excited to partner with an energy visionary like T. Boone Pickens to...
    on May 15, 2008 By: Jeffrey Immelt Source: USA Today

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