There’s a change at the intersection of Depot Street and Howard Street in downtown Boone.

Watauga County's first day of school, Monday August 21st, will be just a little bit longer, due to a special event.

The North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation’s 46th Academy recently graduated 15 special agents, and one of them is a Watauga County man.

Watauga County officials continue to urge people to avoid recreational activities on the Watauga River in the vicinity of Foscoe due to a petroleum substance seeping into the river between Church Road and Riverside Farm Road. 

An 18-year-old woman is accused of driving drunk and killing a man near Boone, then leaving the scene of the crash.

A West Jefferson woman was convicted of misdemeanor cruelty to animals in Ashe County Superior Court Tuesday afternoon.

The Blowing Rock Board of Commissioners Tuesday night voted to not host an early voting site during the next election.

West Jefferson will be receiving a $50,000 grant for downtown improvements.