Ashe County Man Injured In Todd Accident Has Died

A Fleetwood man who survived a single vehicle crash that claimed the life of another man in early October has died.

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Crawdads Fall Fling Set for Nov. 12th

Hickory, NC - The Hickory Crawdads annual Fall Fling is scheduled for Saturday, November 12th, with the free autumn event running from 11 am - 1 pm at L.P. Frans Stadium.(Continue Reading)

Pet Patrol

Lost Dalmatian and Brown Dog

Lost since Thursday, Oct. 20 3pm in the Green Valley/Todd area.


If found, please contact Lisa Van Arnam at 828-964-1766

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Community and Business

Winter IS Coming, Watauga Schools Remind Parents Of Closings Decisions

With winter approaching, Watauga County Schools Superintendent Dr. Scott Elliott is reminding parents and families how the school system makes and communicates decisions about school closings and other changes resulting from inclement weather. 

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Obituaries(Funeral Homes)

Jewell Osborne Presnell

Jewell Osborne Church Presnell, age 91 of 5665 Cranberry Creek Road, Laurel Springs, NC passed away Saturday, October 22, 2016 at Genesis Health Care and Rehabilitation Center in Sparta, NC.

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