The National Park Service has released a description of a man thought to have bound a woman to a tree along the Blue Ridge Parkway.

High Country Crime Stoppers and the Watauga County Sheriff's Office seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crime:

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

Two men searching the back country of northeastern Tennessee on Thursday found  9-year-old Carlie Marie Trent. Trent had been missing for more than a week.

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.

A N.C. Court of Appeals panel on Tuesday entered a 2-1 ruling upholding a fall 2014 Watauga County jury decision that ordered the Town of Beech Mountain to pay more than $300,000 in damages and fees to Genesis Wildlife Sanctuary.

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

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.

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.