Samaritan’s Purse deployed three tractor-trailers stocked with relief supplies to North and South Carolina in response to Hurricane Matthew.

Blue Ridge Conservancy purchased an 88 acre property on Harmon Knob with intentions to expand the Tater Hill Bog Preserve. 

Randy Collins and Graham Neville of Watauga Rescue are on the way to help recovery efforts in Kinston, NC

The Boone Board of Adjustment voted Thursday night to deny the appeal of violation brought by Mike and Cindy Budka of the Mountain View Speedway. 

High Country Crime Stoppers and Boone Police seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crime:

Thursday morning, the Boone Police department participated with the Asheville Police Department in an Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force operation that resulted in the arrest of James Eugene Patty Jr., age 48, of Maryville, Tennessee for Solicit Child by Computer.

A car crash Sunday morning killed one man and sent another to the hospital with serious injuries.

The Elk River Fire continues to burn on Little Pine Mountain near the town of Elk Park.