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The Watauga County VFW Post 7031 will have a benefit steak dinner on Saturday night from 4-7 p.m. VFW Post 7031 is located at 144 VFW Dr, Boone, NC · (828) 264-9570. All proceeds earned will benefit the veterans.

A Tennessee couple has been charged after a motorcycle chase in both Ashe County and Johnson County Tennessee along the state line.

Appalachian State Mountaineer Football will kick off the new season September 2nd on the road against the Georgia Bulldogs and will begin their home schedule on September 9th hosting Savannah State University at Kidd Brewer Stadium.

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.

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. 

A fire in a home on Hill Street in Boone was quickly extinguished Wednesday afternoon.

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