Dump Truck Overturns

US 421 reopened an hour after the 3pm crash of a dump truck loaded with gravel, dumping its load on the lot of the Quality Plus Service Station after running off of the highway.  

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App State to Host Canes in 2016

BOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University has agreed to a home-and-home football series with the University of Miami, the schools announced on Tuesday. Appalachian State will host the five-time national champion Hurricanes on Sept. 17, 2016 and travel to Miami for a rematch on Sept. 11, 2021.

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Pet Patrol

LOST: Feist

On November 3rd, a white, brown, and black feist went missing from Spanish Mtn in Newland. He answers to the name Tazz and is about one year old. A reward of $100 is being offered for his safe return. If found please call 828-737-9253

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Caldwell Arts Council Seeks Artists for 2017 Exhibitions

Lenoir, NC – The Caldwell Arts Council is currently accepting portfolios from local and regional artists for possible exhibitions in 2017 at either our Caldwell Arts Council gallery (four 2-month long exhibit opportunities) or at the Art-in-Healing Gallery (three 3-month long exhibit opportunities at Caldwell Memorial Hospital.

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Area Chambers

'Shop Local' Has New Look

The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce is unveiling its new logo in support of LOCAL business initiatives.

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Obituaries(Funeral Homes)

Len Walter Cornett

Len Walter Cornett, age 66, of Highway 421 North, Boone, passed away Saturday afternoon, November 21, 2015 at the James H. Quillen VA Medical Center in Johnson City, Tennessee.

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