The Watauga County Communications Twitter feed posted at 4:15 Thursday morning that there was one lane of US highway 421 open southbound, and two lanes were open northbound.

The Watauga County Sheriff's Department has announced additional charges against Benjamin Williford.

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

A Concord teen died after falling from a ledge at Linville Falls Sunday evening.

A car crash Sunday morning killed one man and sent another to the hospital with serious injuries.

Samaritan’s Purse deployed three tractor-trailers stocked with relief supplies to North and South Carolina in response to Hurricane Matthew.

A West Jefferson man already in the Ashe County Jail has been hit with additional charges.

Blue Ridge Conservancy purchased an 88 acre property on Harmon Knob with intentions to expand the Tater Hill Bog Preserve. 

Randy Collins and Graham Neville of Watauga Rescue are on the way to help recovery efforts in Kinston, NC

The Boone Board of Adjustment voted Thursday night to deny the appeal of violation brought by Mike and Cindy Budka of the Mountain View Speedway.