An Avery County school employee was named the best school bus driver in the state at the annual State School Bus ROADeo held at the state fairgrounds in Raleigh.

This week, communities across America observe National Police Week to remember law enforcement officers who made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty.

On Friday, May 13, 2016 at approximately 11:36 PM, Boone Police were notified of an armed robbery that had occurred on Hunting Hills Lane.

The Watauga County Board of Commissioners held a public hearing on the proposed 2016-17 budget Tuesday evening.

Child abduction suspect Gary Simpson appeared in court Monday morning.

An Appalachian Summer Festival is returning to Appalachian State University, with another stellar lineup.

A woman was transported to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center after she was hit near a crosswalk in West Jefferson Thursday night.

Fifth District Congresswoman Virginia Foxx invites local teachers to apply for the 10th annual Teacher in Congress Internship.

The National Park Service has released a description of a man thought to have bound a woman to a tree along the Blue Ridge Parkway.

Most North Carolina teachers and state workers would get permanent pay raises in the House budget adjustments released Monday night.

High Country Crime Stoppers and the Watauga County Sheriff's Office seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crime: