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Mountain City Man Charged in Local Crimes

Monday, February 24, Boone Police arrested Michael Ray Mabe, 22, of Mountain City, TN. In connection with a number of crimes, including a Felony Break-In. Mabe surrendered himself to investigators at the Boone Police Department and was charged on warrants taken by the Watauga Full Story

 
Morganton Man Charged in Boone Robbery

Boone Police have charged a Morganton man in connection with the robbery at the Boone Walgreens just over a week ago. The release said Keith Brandon Cunningham, 20, was arrested for Felonious Robbery with a Dangerous Weapon and two counts of Felonious Tracking in Opiates. Full Story

 
Tickets Needed: Seating Limited in Book Challenge

With a possible overflow crowd expected at the Board of Education office tomorrow night, the Watauga County Board of Education will hear the final appeal regarding the use of The House of the Spirits in a public meeting, but one restricted in the number that can occupy the meeting room. Full Story

 
Celebrating the Darkness; Star Park

There’s a new designation for an old site in Yancey County, as the Blue Ridge Observatory and Star Park has been established, situated six miles west of Spruce Pine.  In honor of notable local efforts to preserve the natural nighttime landscape of western North Carolina, the International Dark-Sky Full Story

 
Bumgarner Named Opening Day Starter

The San Francisco Giants, who were plagued by injuries last season, have named Madison Bumgarner their opening-day starter on March 31 against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Bumgarner, now in his fifth year with the Giants, was 13-9 last season with a 2.77 earned-run-averageHe made 31 appearances last season, all of them starts. He had 199 strikeouts in 201 1/3 innings of work. He gave up 62 walks, and he gave up Full Story

 
Public Heard on Watauga One-Stop Voting

The doors were opened and the crowds came—the Watauga Board of Elections holding an open session to hear ideas from the public as to where to vote in One-Stop voting.  The task for the board has changed with new legislation restricting polling places from being located at privately owned Full Story

 
Fonseca Issues Statement on Threat Letters

As the issue of a controversial book in the sophomore honors English class at Watauga High turned into a criminal matter late last week with threatening letters set to several Watauga High teachers, Dr. David Fonseca, superintendent of Watauga Schools, issued his own statement on the Full Story

 
Scam Alert; New Take on Old Scam

A new take on an old scam was reported Friday to High Country Radio and GoBlueRidge.net, a local contractor targeted in an elaborate scam that would have entwined a local real estate agency, had Erin McCutcheon of Log Home Maintenance, Inc. not stopped the scam in its tracks. Full Story

 
One-Stop Stop-By Meeting Today

This afternoon and tonight , Watauga citizens get to weigh in on one-stop voting locations.  The meeting starts at 5 and goes to 7, with the Watauga Board of Elections taking those ideas and suggestions at the Commissioners meeting room in the county office building.  The board created controversy Full Story

 
Quick Response Saves Newland Home

Fire last night damaged a Newland home, but a fast response from a number of Avery Fire departments minimized the loss. The call came in around 7:45 last night to a Watauga Street home near the elementary school, first arriving firemen finding fire in the attic and upper areas of the house. Full Story

 
Buyers Market: Housing Sales Up, Prices Down

The local real estate market started the new year much as it ended the old - home sales continued to increase as prices remained flat. Realtor®-assisted home sales in January hit a six-year high for the month, according to the High Country Multiple Listing Service, which tracks Realtor® sales Full Story

 
Pioneers-Cougars Tip At 7

Watuaga High boys' basketball coach Rob Sanders has announced that the Pioneers will play Alexander Central at home Monday night at 7 p.m. in the opening-round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Class 4A State Playoffs at Lentz-Eggers Gym.

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Kostis Wins State Title

It took a while, four times as a matter of fact, but in the long run all that hard work finally paid off. Watauga High senior Demetre Kostis won the 132 pound championship Saturday night at the Class 4A State Wrestling Championships at the Greensboro Coliseum. Kostis decisioned Garrett Hinton

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UPDATED: Brackets Finalized....

At least right now, the North Carolina High School Athletic Association has released a rough draft of the state playoffs brackets. The state playoffs begin Monday. And for the Watauga High boys' basketball team (17-9), the No.1 seed among the Class 4A schools in the Northwestern

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UPDATED: KOSTIS ADVANCES TO STATE FINALS

Demetre Kostis had a pretty productive day on Friday at the Class 4A State Wrestling Championships in Greensboro, N.C. The Watauga High advanced to the state finals by knocking off Kollin Wade (43-4) of Cary 5-4 in the 132 pound weight class in the state semifinals.

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UPDATED: Kostis Advances To State Semis

Demetre Kostis is just two wins away from winning the Class 4A state championship at 132 pounds. The Watauga High senior moved one step closer as he defeated Joe Mondragon of Wilmington-Ashley 9-3 Friday afternoon at the Class 4A State Wrestling Championships at the Greensboro Full Story

 
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