Avery County’s North Carolina Forest Ranger Joe Shoupe is
battling a forest fire- but not in Pisgah. In fact, it’s much farther away, in
Warm Springs, Oregon.
Avery County sheriff Kevin Frye was among the 80 sheriffs in
attendance last week at the North Carolina Sheriff’s Association Annual
Appalachian State University police are looking for a man they believe assaulted a female student last Thursday. evening.
Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton made her way to Blowing Rock- via Foothills Regional Airport in Burke County. Photo by Lauren K. Ohnsesorge