Sunday, dozens of Avery residents hit the streets of Newland
for the Avery County Crop Walk. The event was a complete success according to
volunteer Mildred Guthrie.
At last year’s firefighting competition, Elk Park Volunteer
Fire Department placed second after Spruce Pine.
Along with food and vendors, nonprofits made an appearance
at Saturday’s Kraut Creek Festival in Boone.
Wilkes deputies say they know who’s responsible for a
break-in on White Plains Road in the Roaring River Community of Wilkes County.
An undercover narcotics operation initiated by the Boone
Police Department yielded 15 arrests yesterday.