High Country Crime Stoppers, Boone Police and the Watauga County Sheriff's office seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crimes:

Boone attorney and former Watauga Board of Elections member Stacy Eggers IV has been nominated by the North Carolina GOP for the newly created Bipartisan State Board of Elections and Ethics Enforcement.

The Watauga County Commissioners will hold work sessions on the proposed county budget for the 2017/18 fiscal year.

MerleFest officially begins this afternoon at Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro.

As a result of the declining number of flu cases seen over the past few weeks, the visitation restrictions Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS) put in place on February 24th at The Foley Center, Cannon Memorial Hospital, and Watauga Medical Center have been lifted.