A federal judge is considering a hefty sentence for former state House speaker Jim Black.
ASU's own Melanie Greene has received the 2007 UNC Board of Governor's Excellence in Teaching Award.
House members voted 61-55 against a measure that would ban smoking in many public areas across North Carolina.
Firefighters Wednesday are reassessing their containment plan for a wildfire near Linville Gorge after it spread overnight.
A wildfire that began last Wednesday near Linville Gorge is still hanging on, according to U.S. Forest Service Information officer Dyan Bone.
Watauga County Sheriff's Office has arrested 6 individuals in connection with breaking and enterings that occurred in the Heavenly Mountain section of Watauga County.
Boone is about to get a lot less crowded. Today is the last day of exams for Appalachian State University students.
A bill up for house approval would require the state to create a special health insurance pool for thousands of chronically ill people who are uninsured or can’t afford coverage.
A new exhibit is coming to ASU’s Turchin Center for the Visual Arts. The same gallery that has featured Picasso will host Watauga schools’ student work as part of the Shooting Stars exhibit.
A team of students from Appalachian State University has received the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's P3 award, for the second consecutive year.