News

Ashe County Sheriff James Williams has confirmed the accidental death of a man on a lawnmower Thursday afternoon.

On May 9, 2016, an incident was reported to the Boone Police Department regarding the Breaking and Entering of a vehicle and subsequent larceny of a firearm from within.

The Blowing Rock Town Manager’s Recommended Budget for Fiscal Year 2017 has been released and includes a mix of tax and fee increases to help raise revenues to fund the upcoming budget.

Scammers posing as US Treasury officials are calling North Carolinians and demanding that you pay taxes right away or face a lawsuit or arrest.

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation earlier confirmed a possible sighting of missing 9-year-old Carlie Trent, the Rogersville girl who was taken from school last week by her uncle, Gary Simpson.

A Tennessee TV station reported a white van found in Shelby County, Tennessee, was said to match the description of a van at the center of a Tennessee AMBER Alert.

On Friday May 13th, AppalCart will reduce its bus schedule as the Spring Semester at Appalachian comes to a close.

On May 4, 2016, Narcotics Detectives from the Watauga County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant and seized a clandestine methamphetamine laboratory at the residence of 373 B Margo Road, Boone, NC 28607.

Seventeen counties in the western part of the state are experiencing a moderate drought due to lack of adequate rainfall, according to the federal drought map.

The Town of Boone Public Works Department will begin construction of the Leola Street Sidewalk/Side path Project on May 16, 2016.