Slick road conditions may have been contributed to a single-vehicle accident Friday which left a car upside down in Banner Elk's Shawneehaw Creek.

The Watauga County Sheriff's Department have arrested two people after exercising a search warrant and discovering a meth lab.

A number of businesses in Jefferson have been forced to close after last week’s mudslide.

Landowners in 93 North Carolina counties whose timber lands were damaged by Hurricane Matthew or wildfires last year may apply for state funds to help with tree planting costs.

For the first time in many months, the High Country Area’s drought conditions have improved enough to change the drought level designation.