The Boone Board of Adjustment voted 6-1 Monday to dismiss an appeal challenging the Mountain View Speedway as a legal use in the town's ETJ.

If you live in the 336 area code region, you will need to limber up your fingers, and you might even need to learn a new area code altogether.

On April 6th, 2016, Angela McKinney was convicted of felony possession of a stolen motor vehicle and felony flee to elude arrest with a motor vehicle.

On April 4, Avery Detectives received information of a forged prescription being passed in Mitchell County.

On Thursday in Watauga County Superior Court, Kenneth Ransom Thompson, age 54, was convicted by jury of Second Degree Kidnapping, Assault on a Female, and Domestic Criminal Trespass.

On March 29, 2016 at approximately 5:15 p.m. Detectives with the Avery County Sheriff’s Office served a search warrant 45 Nutcracker Lane after receiving information about a marijuana grow operation.

Watauga County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to an accident Friday morning in the area of US 321 North near the Cove Creek Store.

A drainage improvement project is set to begin later this month in Watauga County.

Blowing Rock School Reading Intervention Specialist Dr. Laurie Nelson-Gill has been selected for Special Honors for the national Winslow Coyne Reitnouer Excellence in Teaching Award.

Boone-based Samaritan’s Purse has deployed a seven-person disaster assistance response team to Ecuador.

The Watauga County Board of Education voted Monday April 11 to approve a preliminary budget.