Boone Man Shot During Alleged Break-in

A Boone man was reportedly shot over the weekend during an alleged break-in.

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Pioneers Bounce Warriors, 8-5....

The Watauga High baseball team scored six times in the third inning to take a commanding lead before they hung on for an 8-5 win. For more on this story, please click on the link below....

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Pet Patrol

Missing Pup - Terrier/Lab mix "Duncan"

Missing from the Mill Ridge Foscoe area over the weekend of March 26th

Terrier/Lab mix-approx 65 lbs answers to Duncan.  He has light brown short hair and has a white Butterfly mark on chest and is 5 years old.

If you see him please call 828-457-9340 or e-mail

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Community and Business


The Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation has awarded a $5,000 Lowe’s Toolbox for Education® grant to Parkway School in Boone for repairing and updating the SunCatcher passive solar greenhouse, an important resource in the Lettuce Learn school gardening program. Parkway is one of 593 schools across the United States to be awarded a Lowe’s Toolbox for Education grant during its fall 2016 grants cycle for improvement projects.

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Obituaries(Funeral Homes)

Pearle Louise Munn Bishop

Pearle Louise Munn Bishop, age 96, of 163 Shadowline Drive, Boone, passed away Tuesday morning, March 28, 2017, at Appalachian Brian Estates in Boone.

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