Bomb Threat At Watauga County Courthouse Cleared

On Wednesday, March 22 at approximately 11:06 a.m. the Boone Police 911 Center received a call in regard to an alleged explosive device at the "...Boone courthouse..."

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Pioneers Trip Up Panthers, 4-3....

MORGANTON, NC - The Watauga High baseball team now finids itself just one game out ot third place in the Northwestern 3A-4A Conference standings after beating Patton 4-3 Wednesday night in the completion of a suspended game. Please click on the link bellow for more on this story....

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Pet Patrol

Missing Cat

Lost cat, March 1st near Chetola Lake, Blowing Rock. Adult male, tan with black face, feet and tail. Long hair, indoor cat.

$300 reward.

Call 423 483 1364

       423 930 6045

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Community and Business

We Can So You Can Foundation, CACI International, Join To Fund Camp Healing Waters For Vets And Families

The Boone-based We Can So You Can Foundation has entered a partnership with CACI International, Inc, who will provide funding and vision planning for Camp Healing Waters. The announcement was made Tuesday, March 21st, in front of a crowd of veterans, active military, and community leaders at Appalachian Mountain Brewery.

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Obituaries(Funeral Homes)

Calvin H. "Cal" Miller

Calvin H. "Cal" Miller, age 97, of 211 Milton Brown Heirs Road, Boone, passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at Watauga Medical Center

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