Blue Ridge Energy has announced that Grey Scheer, who has served as director of community relations for 22 years, is retiring in January.

Mr. Junior Thurman Bryant, age 91, passed away Tuesday, November 9, 2021.

George Wyatt Ligon 58 of Boone died Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at his residence.

Two people were killed in a two-car crash Monday on Highway 221 near Shatley Road.

We are saddened to announce the passing of Susan Brown Trivett on Wednesday February 24, 2021 at the Watauga County Medical Center Boone, N.C.

Appalachian State is now requiring every who has not uploaded verification of their COVID-19 vaccination status will be required to get tested each week.

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

James Max Fletcher, age 76, of Winklers Creek Road, Boone, NC passed away at the Foley Center at Chestnut Ridge on Sunday, June 20, 2021.

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

The 2021 Ashe County Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting is set for Wednesday June 30 at The Barn on the New River.

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."