Local Representative Cullie Tarleton was pleased with this year’s budget.
The man they call the Pantser is still at large- and may
have been the same individual responsible for assaulting an Appalachian State
University student last week.
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