The Avery County Board of Commissioners newly elected members were sworn in at its Dec. 5 meeting.

The Watauga County Commissioners met Tuesday morning and the newly elected and reelected commissioners were sworn in.

Wilkesboro Police responded to a stabbing incident at Tyson Foods Monday that left one man dead.

Along with some more much needed rain over the weekend came the first accumulating snow of the season.

Long time Boone resident and banking professional John Brubaker has passed away.

Due to recent rains, the open burning ban has been lifted in 32 western counties.