Six people arrested on Aug. 16 in connection with a car theft in North Wilkesboro are among seven charged with committing a string of break-ins and larcenies in Ashe County.

Letters from Watauga County Board of Elections Chairman Bill Aceto and county attorney Four Eggers indicate they believe a single early voting site at the Watauga County administration building would meet requirements for the 2016 presidential election if the State does not approve an early voting plan.

The state’s highest civilian honor, the North Carolina Award, will be presented to seven distinguished North Carolinians September 22nd in Raleigh.

Boone Public Works announces road construction projects and warns of delays during overnights next month.

A domestic dispute between two brothers Monday evening ended when one of the men stabbed his sibling during an argument.

WHS Volleyball Remains Undefeated....BOONE - The Watauga High volleyball team racked up two wins on Saturday in a tri-match with West Forsyth and Southern Alamance at Lentz-Eggers Gym.

The Boone Town Council voted 4-1 Monday August 22nd to accept construction bids and to proceed with a request for a new loan for the New River water intake project.

Buyers’ market conditions continue to power the High Country real estate scene, with local sales so far this year near a 10-year high and interest rates near record lows.