There will be a fish fry beginning at 6 p.m. at Bethel Baptist Church. The cost is $5 a plate. For more information, please call,

Thursday evening, the Boone Town Council voted to ban racetracks in all Boone zoning districts.

An Avery County school employee was named the best school bus driver in the state at the annual State School Bus ROADeo held at the state fairgrounds in Raleigh.

High Country Radio has announced AM 1450 WATA, Boone’s legendary “station of record” will feature Dave Ramsey and Rush Limbaugh.

This week, communities across America observe National Police Week to remember law enforcement officers who made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty.

The Wilkes County Sheriff’s Department has charged a man with murder in connection with a death Wednesday in Hays.

The Watauga County Board of Commissioners held a public hearing on the proposed 2016-17 budget Tuesday evening.

Beginning July 1, North Carolina vehicle owners must pay their annual vehicle registration renewals by the expiration date or face a late fee.

An Appalachian Summer Festival is returning to Appalachian State University, with another stellar lineup.

A man was sentenced to 14 years in prison for vehicular homicide, felony evading arrest, theft of property valued at $10,000 or more, felony reckless endangerment and driving on a suspended license back in 2015.

Fifth District Congresswoman Virginia Foxx invites local teachers to apply for the 10th annual Teacher in Congress Internship.