High Speed Chase From Carter Co. TN to Asheville NC

An extended high-speed chase that started Friday in Tennessee ended in Asheville.

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Heels Win; Crawdads Fall in 10

'Dads Drop 10 Inn. Pitchers' Duel 2-1....Hickory, NC - The Hickory Crawdads and the Charleston RiverDogs faced on in a classic pitchers' duel Sunday afternoon in the rubber match of their 3-game series. A 1-1 tie in the third inning lasted all the way until the 10th, when the 'Dogs got a hit-and-run, RBI double to break the stalemate and give the 'Dads a 2-1 defeat at L.P. Frans Stadium.(Continue Reading)

Pet Patrol

Lost: Solid Black Cat

On August 12th, a male cat went missing from Russ Cornett Road. He is completely black and neutered. If found please call 828-719-7189


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Community and Business

WIC Program Can Help Families Make Healthy Choices

The local health departments that serve the Toe River Health District can answer any questions you may have about the WIC program and how you and your family can benefit. 

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Obituaries(Funeral Homes)

Dennis Butch Triplett

Dennis Butch Triplett, age 62, of Old US Highway 421 South, Boone, passed away Monday morning, August 22, 2016, at Cannon Memorial Hospital in Linville.

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