Avery Sheriff's Officers Find "Shake And Bake" Meth Lab In Pickup Truck

The Avery County Sheriff's Office discovered two 'shake and bake' methamphetamine labs in the back of a pickup truck Tuesday.

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Trate Headed To Regionals

Watauga High boy's tennis coach Taylor Kalister has announced that Ryan Trate will represent the Pioneers at the 4A Western Regional Championships Friday and Saturday at Ardrey Kelly High School in Charlotte, N.C.

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Pet Patrol

Lost: Large Black Labrador mix

On Tuesday April, 26th, a a large black labrador mix went missing from the Brown's Chapel Rd area. She is wearing a red shock collar and her name is 'Marley.' If found please call 828-850-0143


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Community and Business

North Carolina Attracts Record Visitor Spending

Governor Pat McCrory announced Monday that North Carolina tourism generated record visitor spending in 2015.

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Obituaries(Funeral Homes)

Mary Jean Wagner

Mary Wagner, 69, beloved sister and special aunt, of Winston-Salem, a native and former resident of Mountain City, went home, at home, with family and friends by her side, after a strong fight with cancer.

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Beech Mountain Ticket Winners!

Congratulations to....

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