Watauga County Tourism and Development Authority has committed a grant of $300,000 towards the rehabilitation of Moses H. Cone Memorial Park.

The first official public lighting of the Appalachian Theatre of the High Country marquee will be Friday evening, December 2, beginning at 4:00 p.m.

Watauga County Schools officials say Watauga High School Principal Marshall Gasperson has requested and been granted a medical leave of absence effective November 23rd.

As of Wednesday, the North Carolina Forest Service says 8 fires in the state have burned over 66 thousand acres and more than 18 hundred personnel are involved in fire fighting operations.

A Burke County man accused of plotting a U.S. terror attack that he discussed with a member of the Islamic State group pleaded guilty Tuesday morning in a federal court in Asheville.

First responders from Ashe and Wilkes Counties responded to a report of a man falling down Cascades Falls off the Blue Ridge Parkway around 5:30 Friday afternoon.