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Ashe farmer heads home: First Lady accepts tree

Ashe County Christmas tree farmer Joe Freeman is on his way home from Washington D.C. today.

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Child rape alleged in Caldwell

Caldwell County authorities have arrested a Morganton man they say assaulted a 10-year-old girl the morning of Thanksgiving.

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100 trees left at Eagles Nest

Saturdays and Sundays through December 16- visit Eagles Nest in Banner Elk.

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Hickory police Goated into chaseHickory Police were goated into a chase Sunday. Two goats, first spotted along the Interstate 40 westbound exit ramp to Lenoir-Rhyne Boulevard, kept officers busy for two hours.  Full Story
N.C. 88 plans to be presented at hearingThe latest plan for improvement to N.C. 88 between Jefferson and Smethport will be presented at a public hearing Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Ashe County High School cafeteria. 
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Ashe tree presented to First Lady Laura Bush

Mistletoe Meadows’ Joe Freeman had a busy day. Winner of the 2007 National Christmas Tree competition, he received the honor of donating the official White House Christmas tree.

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Deputies "defuse" dangerous situation Sunday

Just after 6:30 p.m. yesterday, a family conflict turned into a dangerous situation.

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Gas N Go driver charged

The driver of a pickup truck that crashed into the Gas N Go on U.S. 321 Saturday claimed he fell asleep. Lenoir police, however, have charged him with driving while impaired.

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Boone man charged in vehicle break-inBrandon Lee BowlesBoone Police officers have made an arrest in connection with a vehicle breaking and entering that was reported on October 29. Full Story
Updated- More charges expected in fatal accident

reyes1.jpg A 3-vehicle collision left a 22-year-old dead Friday.

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Car crashes into Gas N Go, driver critical

A pickup truck crashed into the Gas N Go on U.S. 321 North in Lenoir Saturday leaving its driver in critical condition.

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Ashe farmer rests in Washington

The 2007 White House Christmas tree came down Friday.Ashe County Christmas tree farmer Joe Freeman is in Washington D.C. today, preparing to present First Lady Laura Bush with a 20-foot Fraser fir.

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Inland port in western North Carolina possibleState legislature is looking into the possibility of building an inland port in western North Carolina, the Associated Press reports.
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Tobacco Farmers have a tough year

Mountain tobacco farmers are having a tough year, the Winston-Salem Journal reported Sunday.

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Details released in fatal Friday accident

Boone Police Department released more information about a collision that left a 22-year-old dead on Friday.

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ASU SQUEAKS BY AND CONTINUES ON IN FCS PLAYOFFSThe Mountaineers barely managed to get by the James Madison Dukes in an extremely close game Saturday.   The final score of the game was 28-27.  With this victory ASU advances in the playoffs. Full Story
Arrest made in Friday accidentBoone police have made an arrest in connection with a serious Friday night accident on N.C. Highway 105. Full Story
Pioneers Advance; Wilkes Central, East Wilkes Fall

The Watauga High School Pioneers topped Pembroke-Swett, 25-14, and will host Winston-Salem Mount Tabor next Friday in the semi-final round of the 4A Conference Playoffs.

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Tree on its way

It took twelve men, two chainsaws and about an hour and a half- but the official White House Christmas tree came down just after 10:15 today.

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