Dump Truck Overturns

It could have been much worse—the crash of a rock-filled dump truck onto the lot of a Vilas service station Tuesday afternoon.  

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App State to Host Canes in 2016

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University has agreed to a home-and-home football series with the University of Miami, the schools announced on Tuesday. Appalachian State will host the five-time national champion Hurricanes on Sept. 17, 2016 and travel to Miami for a rematch on Sept. 11, 2021.

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Pet Patrol

LOST: Feist

On November 3rd, a white, brown, and black feist went missing from Spanish Mtn in Newland. He answers to the name Tazz and is about one year old. A reward of $100 is being offered for his safe return. If found please call 828-737-9253

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Cancer Center's 2nd Annual Lighting of the Christmas Tree

(BOONE, NC) November 24, 2015 - The Seby B. Jones Regional Cancer Center's 2nd annual Lighting of the Treeceremony is scheduled for Thursday, December 3 from 6 - 7 pm in Watauga Medical Center's auditorium atrium located at 336 Deerfield Road, Boone, NC.

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Area Chambers

'Shop Local' Has New Look

The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce is unveiling its new logo in support of LOCAL business initiatives.

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Obituaries(Funeral Homes)

Len Walter Cornett

Len Walter Cornett, age 66, of Highway 421 North, Boone, passed away Saturday afternoon, November 21, 2015 at the James H. Quillen VA Medical Center in Johnson City, Tennessee.

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