Sports medicine clinic opens
by Jesse Campbell
Officials from the Boone Area Chamber of Commerce and
Appalachian Regional Healthcare Systems gather at the Appalachian Regional
Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Center for a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday
afternoon to commemorate the official start of services.
Pictured front row, from left, are Kim Bianca, Dr. Evan Ekman, Boone Mayor Loretta Clawson, Bill Devault, Gavin Vaughn and Jason Triplett; and, back row, Dan Meyer, Chuck Mantooth, Richard Sparks, president of ARHS, and Robert Johnston.