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More than 500,000 drivers have now taken advantage of online license renewals saving more than 248,000 hours in DMV office lines, according to information from Governor Pat McCrory’s office.  

The Boone Town Council and the Boone Planning Commission will hold a Special Meeting Monday September 19, at 5:30 PM.

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

Boone Town Council voted to deny the latest Rivers Walk Planned Development Zoning Map Amendment Thursday night, in a 4 to 1 vote.

Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation is warning the public about telephone scams targeting BREMCO members.

Blowing Rock Town Manager Scott Fogleman has announced that he will be stepping down.

U.S. News and World Reports’ annual Best College rankings have come out and Appalachian State made the list.

The big game Saturday will most certainly mean big traffic around Boone for the weekend.

Rhiannon Giddens, from the band The Carolina Chocolate Drops based in Boone, has won the seventh annual Steve Martin Prize for banjo music.

A two car crash occurred last Saturday at Highway 321 and Niley Cook Road that injured two.

Appalachian State University has denied the Watauga County Board of Election's request to use the Legends building on campus as one of six early voting sites.