Sketch Released Of Parkway Assault Suspect

Blue Ridge Parkway officials report receiving fresh leads after the release of a sketch Monday night of a male suspect who assaulted a female hiker May 12 near Craggy Gardens.

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WHS Sports Roundup....

Vilas Thompson Named All-Confernence....Watauga High girl's lacrosse coach Rachel Meadows has announced that Elizabeth Vilas and Madeline Thompson of the Pioneers were named to the North Carolina Conference 8 All-Conference Team.

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Pet Patrol

Lost: Siamese Cat

Katie Girl, a Siamese cat, went missing on May 15 from the Niley Cook Road area.  She is a 13 year old cat with blue points and blue eyes. If found please call 828-964-4444.

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Community and Business

Hunger Relief Agencies Launch ‘Donation Station’ At Watauga Farmers’ Market

What do you do when there is plenty of food and lots of hungry people? You share!

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Obituaries(Funeral Homes)

Ralph S. Critcher

Mr. Ralph S. Critcher, Jr. better known as Jim, age 81, of Bamboo Road, Boone, passed away Monday morning May 23, 2016.

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Beech Mountain Ticket Winners!

Congratulations to....

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