News

A two-car accident occurred Wednesday morning on Bamboo Road.

We reported incorrect information earlier about the accident Wednesday morning on Highway 421 in Zionville.

On the evening of March 14th Officers with the Avery Sheriff’s Office responded to report of a fire at a residence on Spanish Oak Rd outside of Newland.

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute celebrated a new class of Electrical Linemen with a completion ceremony on Friday, March 18 on the Caldwell Campus in Hudson.

Mount Mitchell State Park celebrates its 100th anniversary this month, with a land expansion underway that stands to more than double the size of the park.

High Country Crime Stoppers and Boone Police seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crime:

The Sisters of Mercy of North Carolina Foundation has announced grant awards totaling $1,000,216 to 24 non-profit organizations. 

HICKORY, N.C. — A medical helicopter was called to the scene of a serious crash Tuesday afternoon on Highway 70 in Hickory.

A two-vehicle accident near the Vilas Post Office led to the closure of Highway 421 for a couple of hours Monday afternoon.

On Tuesday March 22nd, 2016, Oscar Martin Cook III, 32, plead guilty to one count of First Degree Murder and one count of Second Degree Murder in the deaths of Ronald Buchanan and Brandy Rose.

Wet weather and cooler temperatures aided firefighting efforts on the Sheehan Creek Fire over the weekend. The fire is now 98% contained.