Watauga County Commissioners heard from Watauga Sheriff Len Hagaman Tuesday concerning a draft ordinance that would regulate panhandling in unincorporated areas of Watauga County.

An Avery County man was killed in a firey head-on collision in McDowell County last week.

The Winston Salem Journal reports that the Wilkes Regional Medical Center’s board of directors voted unanimously March 25th to recommend that the town of North Wilkesboro negotiate a long-term lease agreement with Wake Forest Baptist.

Frigid start: We started off chilly Monday morning, with temperatures in the 30s and 40s across the region.

A sightseeing helicopter crashed near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in eastern Tennessee, killing all five people aboard.

High winds over the weekend resulted in numerous power outages across the High Country.

Two people are in the Watauga County Detention Center after a gas drive off in Boone.

School bus driver training classes are being offered April 6-8.