Elk River Falls, Always Beautiful, Sometimes Deadly

Avery County officials have issued a warning about one of the most popular spots in all of the High Country.

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Tuesday's Sports Report....

Pioneers Win Sixth Straight....HICKORY - The Watauga High volleyball team won improved to 6-0 with a 3-0 win, 25-19, 25-21, 25-16, over St. Stephens Monday night in the Northwestern 3A-4A Conference opener for both teams.

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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

Red Cross Supports The 9/11 National Day of Service

The American Red Cross supports 9/11 Day by offering the community an  opportunity to honor those who lost their lives and the heroes who responded following the tragic events of Sept.11.

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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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