Walton D. Bennett, 77, of Sparta passed away November 25, 2020 at Mountain Valley Woltz Hospice Home, Dobson, NC.

Betty Vannoy Trent, passed away on August 30, 2020 in Columbia, South Carolina.

The Watauga County Public Library will host a Shred Truck event on Saturday, August 15 from 10 am -1 pm.

John 3:16 "For God so loved the world, that He gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in Him, should not perish, but have everlasting life."

Thomas Russell “Tommy” Andrews of Sparta, N.C. went home to be with Jesus on July 25, 2020.

“Her wings were ready, but our hearts were not”.

Barbara Wingler Phillips, age 72 of Moravian Falls, NC passed away Friday, July 17, 2020.

Edith Marie Davis Stephens, age 77, of West Jefferson passed away Monday night at Ashe Assisted Living.

A temporary restraining order has been granted by Superior Court Judge R. Gregory Horne blocking the Town of Boone's extension of the 14 day isolation extension that's part of its amended State of Emergency, approved by the council Thursday.

Richard Joseph Wurth, Jr. better known as Rick age 62 of Lansing passed away on Friday, August 14, 2020 at his home.

A vigorous upper-level disturbance will move across the region Tuesday, moving east of the forecast area by Tuesday evening.