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

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

The Watauga County chapter of the NAACP has announced their participation in the upcoming Moral March this coming Saturday in Raleigh.

The North Carolina Department of Justice is reporting a new scam.

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is reporting the first child death from flu for the 2016-2017 flu season.

A press release from the Mountain View Speedway on Friday says plans are underway for the upcoming 2017 season.

Crews completed successful burnout operations on the Sugar Cove fire near Marion, increasing containment to 90%.

Geologists with the North Carolina Geological Survey investigated the site of a landslide Jan. 20 that closed several businesses in Jefferson.

Avery County Schools is among the top school systems in the state with the lowest rates of criminal activity among high school students.