Dr. Marie Huff has been named dean of the Beaver College of Health Sciences at Appalachian State University.

The Watauga County Board of Commissioners will meet Tuesday, June 20, 5:30 p.m., in the Watauga County Administration Building, 814 W. King St., Boone.

A Facebook group calling itself Brighten Watauga is inviting folks to help brighten the county in a special way.

The Boone Town Council approved the 2017-18 fiscal year budget by a vote of 4 to 1 Thursday evening.

Champion Media announced Wednesday it has purchased the Jefferson Post newspaper, along with a number of others.

More than 100 craftworkers were celebrated as the final steel beam was lifted by crane to the top of Appalachian State University’s Beaver College of Health Sciences (BCHS) facility last Thursday June 8th.