Ashe County Superintendent of Schools Phyllis Yates says Ashe County should consider the possibility of a year round school schedule.

Approximately 3,400 students will receive degrees during Appalachian State University’s commencement May 12-13.

The Wilkes County Sheriff’s Office has charged 50 people with various drug charges as a result of investigations over the last 2 ½ months.

The Watauga County Board of Education announced Monday the resignation of longtime local educator Ms. Barbara Kinsey from the Board.

Boone Police have charged a man with assault in the fight and stabbing incident early Thursday morning.

The Watauga County Board of Education voted unanimously on May 8 to appoint new principals at Cove Creek and Parkway schools.

Boone Police are investigating a home invasion that left one man shot.

Sixteen members of the High Country community have been selected as category finalists for the inaugural Boone Area Chamber of Commerce 4 Under 40 Awards.