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Mother-in-law fight leads to assault chargeA Wilkes woman was hospitalized after a fight over a telephone. 
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Caldwell Community College to expandThe state office of construction has officially approved plans for a new occupational training center on the Watauga campus of Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute. 
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Hickory ‘Hick’ Comic coming HomeThe man who popularized the “Hick” in Hickory is coming home.  Full Story
Radio stars get SQRAMBLEDAisling Broadcasting’s own Dave Blanks and Jon Freeman duke it out on local game show SQRAMBLED SCUARES tonight. Full Story
Over 3,000 suspicious driver’s licenses in NCThe state Division of Motor Vehicles has identified 3,581 suspicious active driver’s licenses. 
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Charter school cap may change

A state panel recommended that lawmakers loosen the current law that limits the number of charter schools to 100, the Associated Press reports.

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Food Lion drug bust: No details

Boone Police confirm a drug bust took place today near Food Lion on U.S. 421- but will not release details.

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Red Cross, friends support Forest Ridge fire family

The family of Richard and Denise Foutz is getting a lot of support.

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Canine cop assists in arrests

Narcotics officers in Avery County were busy last week.

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Steve Goss fights Meth ‘candy’

A new drug is on the market: crystal methamphetamine that looks like candy and smells like strawberries.

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Caldwell departments respond to Oak Hill fire

A fire in the Oak Hill community around 8:30 a.m. yesterday attracted Little River, Grace Chapel and Valmead fire departments.

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Snowfall does little to relieve drought

Recent snows have done little to alleviate the drought situation in Boone, Public Utilities director Rick Miller says.


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Conover man indicted in Wal-Mart kidnapping, assault

A grand jury indicted a Conover man with three felony charges.

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Pandemic flu: N.C. is prepared

North Carolina is well prepared for a potential influenza pandemic, a report released this week says.

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Update: House fire on Forest Ridge Drive

Flames gutted a home on Forest Ridge Drive in Boone last night.

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Foxx Christmas tree resolution passes

The House of Representatives passed a resolution recognizing the contributions of the Christmas tree industry to the United States economy yesterday.

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Mountaineer Victory Party Continues

The Appalachian State University Mountaineers’ third consecutive national championship title is still reason for celebration in Boone.

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Reminder: Winter weather causes delays

Watauga County Schools and Ashe County Schools in North Carolina, as well as Johnson County Schools in Tennessee will be on two-hour delays today, with limited bus service. 

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Remember veterans during holidays, governor says

Governor Mike Easley urged state residents to remember North Carolina’s veterans and their families this holiday season, especially those veterans in N.C. State Veterans Nursing Homes.

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