The Watauga County Commissioners will hold several Public Hearings over the next few weeks.

The Boone Town Council and the Downtown Boone Development Association meet this week.

At least seven tornadoes tore across eastern Louisiana on Tuesday, leading Governor John Bel Edwards to declare a state of emergency.

Tim Holloman was unanimously approved as the new town manager of Beech Mountain during a special town council meeting on Feb. 2.

The Town of Boone wishes to inform its water and sewer customers of a letter which they may soon receive from American Water Resources of North Carolina, a private company located in New Jersey.

The Watauga County Board of Commissioners announced on Tuesday an invitation for citizens to participate in a broadband access survey to determine areas of the county without coverage.

A Watauga County School bus was involved in a minor accident on Payne Branch Road on Wednesday.

Ruth’s Salads Charlotte, NC is expanding the recall of Ruth’s Salads Pimento Cheese Spreads packed in Chester, SC.

A number of items were heard at the Tuesday Watauga County Commissioners meeting.

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

On Tuesday, the last of three original suspects charged in the July 29, 2012 burning of the North Beaver Baptist Church appeared in Ashe County Superior Court.