Investigators are still trying to determine what caused Miami Dolphins owner H. Wayne Huizenga’s Linville Ridge home to catch fire Saturday evening.
It’s been over a week since measurable rain has hit the Linville Gorge area and the Shortoff wildfire, the blaze firefighters hope might be contained by now, has spread.
Avery County Schools superintendent Grace Calhoun announced her retirement last week.
23-year-old Christopher Douglas McLean of Granite Falls,
indicted on charges of first-degree statutory rape of a child and other sex
offenses, was sentenced to at least 15 years in prison during Caldwell County