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

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.

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

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

High winds over the weekend resulted in numerous power outages across the High Country. released the Budget and Tax Center‘s annual Economic Snapshots this week that provide a look at how well counties in North Carolina are faring across key indicators of economic well-being and opportunity.