Former Watauga High School Principal Marshall Gasperson has died.  

The Avery County Board of Education is considering extending the school calendar to make up for missed days due to snow.

The Newland Board of Aldermen met Saturday January 13th in a planning workshop and discussed long range plans and capital improvements.

The Ashe County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on the approval of $12,000 for financial assistance to the Upper Mountain Research Station for a project related to growing Fraser Fir seedlings.

The U.S. Supreme Court Thursday delayed a lower-court order that would have forced North Carolina Republican lawmakers to redraw the state’s congressional districts by next week.

The latest cold snap will be ending soon.