On Sunday Sept. 26 about 6:00 p.m., a female student reported to Appalachian State University Police that an unknown male physically assaulted her in a residence hall parking lot on campus.

Police are looking for an 11-year-old girl who was last seen Tuesday afternoon after getting off a Catawba County school bus and heading home, according to officials.

The first day of fall was last Thursday, September 22nd. We will begin to feel the change this week.

Drought conditions in Western North Carolina stand in stark contrast to flooding in the northeastern part of the state.

A home was destroyed by fire late Sunday night in Sugar Grove.

The latest update from the North Carolina Drought Monitor shows Watauga and Avery county among 18 counties in moderate drought.

The Boone Town Council has announced a special meeting Wednesday, Sept. 28, at 5:30 pm at Council Chambers, 1500 Blowing Rock Road in Boone.

At the Watauga County Board of Commissioners meeting September 20th, voting and the county attorney were subjects of tense discussion.