News

Emergency agencies responded to two structure fires on opposite sides of Watauga County Thursday night and early Friday morning.

An AppalCART bus was involved in an accident with a car on Monday afternoon.

From Boone Police: On February 16, 2017, the Boone Police Department concluded an investigation into a local source of marijuana and prescription pill medication.

The Boone Town Council voted to approve, with conditions, a Zoning Map Amendment for the King and College Mixed Use Planned Development project.

Watauga County Schools is continuing to monitor instances of flu in the district after the North Carolina Department of Human Health and Services reported a statewide spike in the illness earlier this week.

The Avery County Board of Education has named Human Resources Director Ken Townsend to be the new Superintendent of Avery County Schools.

A two-story apartment complex was destroyed by fire Saturday February 11th.

The Boone Police Department has made an arrest in an armed robbery case.

Two men charged with making a bomb threat against the Ashe County Courthouse have had their cases continued until March.