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Watauga County Commissioners voted Tuesday on a capital project ordinance related to the planned county recreation center.

Nicole Worley, former Boone Town Hall Administrative Support Specialist, has been selected as the new Town of Boone, Town Clerk.

A tractor-trailer truck overturned Friday on Highway 421 South of Deep Gap.

Boone Police shut down several streets around downtown Boone Tuesday afternoon after a report of a suspicious package.

James “Jimmy” Hendrix has announced he is running for Ashe County Sheriff next year.

Kay Ehlinger and Brad Lambert are the most recent individuals to file to run for office in Watauga County’s general election in November.

The proposed Rainbow Trail asphalt plant will get a hearing in court August 14th.

A Jefferson man has been charged with trying to secretly film two females earlier this year.

Under the new “Brunch Bill” signed by Governor Roy Cooper last month, several Watauga County municipalities have allowed early Sunday alcohol sales at restaurants and bars.