John Glenn, first U.S. astronaut to orbit the Earth, dead at 95

WWL Radio iin New Orleans, La., among other new outlets nationally are reporting that John Glenn, who in 1962 completed three trips around the globe in the Friendship 7 space capsule to become the first U.S. astronaut to orbit the

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WATA Evening Sports Report....

Tar Heels Down Davidson, 83-74.....CHAPEL HILL—Justin Jackson buried shot after shot from behind the arc in the best performance of his career for No. 7 North Carolina. Coach Roy Williams didn't have much to feel good about otherwise.

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Pet Patrol

Missing Boxer Dog

Missing Boxer

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Community and Business

Boone Chamber Committed To The Cause Big Success

Members of the Boone Area Chamber of Commerce community participated in the inaugural Committed to the Cause volunteer day, Wednesday, December 7th.  The day of service took the place of a December business after-hours event.

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Obituaries(Funeral Homes)

Mary Sue Brown

Mrs. Mary Sue Hall Brown, age 81, died Monday, November 28, 2016 at Wilkes Regional Medical Center.

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