A Beech Mountain man who went missing last Monday has been found alive.

The White Creek Fire in the Linville Gorge is now 90 percent contained and is estimated at 5,538 acres, but no additional fire growth is expected.

ASU Police are investigating a reported assault on a female.

On March 17, 2017, Cecil Scott Byrd was sentenced on two counts of First Degree Murder.

The White Creek Fire continues to grow, but containment continues to increase as well.

A West Jefferson man was charged with multiple sex crimes after Ashe County Sheriff’s Office investigators say he abused an underage victim.

At the Watauga County Commissioner Meeting Tuesday, Carol Coulter, Executive Director of Blue Ridge Women In Agriculture, presented a request to Commissioners to use county space for an open-air weekday Farmer’s Market.

The two children injured in a fire in Wilkes County earlier this weed have died. 

On Wednesday, March 22 at approximately 11:06 a.m. the Boone Police 911 Center received a call in regard to an alleged explosive device at the "...Boone courthouse..."