There were emergency calls at dawn and just after dark for Cove Creek Fire/First responders on Thanksgiving day, their day starting with a vehicle on fire and ending with a traffic accident scene that stretched over 500 feet.

A late Tuesday afternoon logging accident has killed a logger, while the man was clearing a path for a power line through Carter County Tennessee.  

After jump-starting the ski season last weekend, Sugar Mountain Ski Resort took advantage of some really cold temps to reopened today for skiing and snowboarding.

It could have been much worse—the crash of a rock-filled dump truck onto the lot of a Vilas service station Tuesday afternoon.  

After a year that saw the Town of Boone lose and replace several council members—and even the Mayor—the town is, once again, soliciting applications from persons who would like to serve on the Boone Town Council.

Twice over the weekend, Watauga deputies searched the Stony Fork area near the Wilkes line after calls from Lenoir over a man missing, endangered—possibly shot.

Fire destroyed a two-story home just out of Blowing Rock Sunday afternoon.  The fire was reported about 2:30 pm at 801 Ski Acres Drive in Blowing Rock, just above the Appalachian Ski Mountain property,

So far, five arrests have been made by the Avery Sheriff’s office after a meth lab was found early yesterday morning, and more arrests may yet come in the probe.

Three injuries were reported in the crash of an SUV and a forklift just as the sun was rising Saturday morning.  The crash occurred on Old US 421 between Dick Watson Road and Critcher Brothers just after 7:30am,

After years of planning and little action, in their November meeting, the Boone Town Council selected and approved the contract for the start of the long-languishing Howard Street project.

After all the excitement last weekend with Governor Pat McCrory helping to cut the ribbon on the new Sugar Mountain ski lift, the weather looks like it just might cooperate to jump-start the ski season just in time for the first winter holiday week—Thanksgiving.