The Watauga County Board of Commissioners announced on Tuesday an invitation for citizens to participate in a broadband access survey to determine areas of the county without coverage.

Ruth’s Salads Charlotte, NC is expanding the recall of Ruth’s Salads Pimento Cheese Spreads packed in Chester, SC.

A number of items were heard at the Tuesday Watauga County Commissioners meeting.

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

On Tuesday, the last of three original suspects charged in the July 29, 2012 burning of the North Beaver Baptist Church appeared in Ashe County Superior Court.

At least seven tornadoes tore across eastern Louisiana on Tuesday, leading Governor John Bel Edwards to declare a state of emergency.

An Ashe County man avoided a long prison sentence Tuesday in an Alford plea deal in Ashe Superior Court.

The Town of Boone wishes to inform its water and sewer customers of a letter which they may soon receive from American Water Resources of North Carolina, a private company located in New Jersey.

Police are investigating an incident in which a man died in a house fire Tuesday night in Burke County.

A Watauga County School bus was involved in a minor accident on Payne Branch Road on Wednesday.

The Avery County Sheriff’s Department made several arrests last month on drug related charges.