On October 13, 2017, Watauga County Department of Social Services notified the Boone Police Department about a possible case of child abuse.

The Avery County Morrison Airport has received more than 1.5 million dollars for runway rehabilitation. 

Friday afternoon, Boone Police and Watauga County Schools released a statement on the complaint of threats made by a Watauga County High School student on Thursday.

On Dec. 2, Appalachian State will host a 2:30 p.m. football regular-season finale vs. Louisiana and a 7 p.m. basketball game against South Florida.

The state of North Carolina has made it possible for first responders to join FirstNet, the first nationwide broadband network specifically built for public safety agencies.

Boone Town Council agreed to a recommendation by the Boone Downtown Development Association to increase the parking rate for spaces along Queen Street in downtown Boone.

High Country Crime Stoppers and Boone Police seek the public’s assistance in solving a hit and run crime.