White Creek Fire Fully Contained, Closure Lifted

Rain over the weekend provided much needed relief for firefighters on the White Creek Fire and local area residents. The fire is now 100% contained at 5,538 acres.

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Mason II Named Player of Year, Jackson Named All-America

The Associated Press has named its Player of the Year, and its released its All-America Team. The Atlantic Coast Conference has three selections on the team....

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Pet Patrol

Missing Pup - Terrier/Lab mix "Duncan"

Missing from the Mill Ridge Foscoe area over the weekend of March 26th

Terrier/Lab mix-approx 65 lbs answers to Duncan.  He has light brown short hair and has a white Butterfly mark on chest and is 5 years old.

If you see him please call 828-457-9340 or e-mail

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Community and Business

Boone Service League's Totally 80s Party

Pop your collars and break out your pearls and lace—because the ladies of Boone Service League are getting footloose as we celebrate the ‘80s!

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Obituaries(Funeral Homes)

Pearle Louise Munn Bishop

Pearle Louise Munn Bishop, age 96, of 163 Shadowline Drive, Boone, passed away Tuesday morning, March 28, 2017, at Appalachian Brian Estates in Boone.

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