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GoBlueRidge.Net and High Country Radio is proud to offer five radio stations with content created specifically for the High Country. All of our stations are live and local and provide the latest news and information from our community.


AM 1450 WATA and 96.5 Founded in 1950, WATA is the High Country’s favorite for Local News, Talk and Just Right Radio. Live legendary local talent includes mornings with Bill Fisher from 5:30-9am and Mike Kelly’s Pet Patrol, Swap Shop and Sports from 9-10am. Tune in on AM or FM to check out what’s going on if your community, and get the latest updates on news, sports and weather.
Classic Hits 100.7
Classic Hits 100.7 WZJS and 99.1 Classic Hits of the 70s & 80s, bringing you back to the good ‘ol days of music. The station tower sits atop of Beech Mountain, getting you a strong signal in Watauga, Avery, Mitchell, two counties in Tennessee, and parts of McDowell and Burke. Enjoy live local talent including; mornings with Tom Lanier from 6-9am, the Lunch Special with Wendy May from 12-2pm  and Afternoon Rush with Pierre Banks from 3-6pm. You can’t go wrong when you tune into On The Beach With Charlie Brown and weekly tickets giveaways on Classic Hits 100.7 and 99.1
Highway 106.1 FM
106.1 FM WMMY and WWMY 102-3 Highway 106/102-3 is your Country Powerhouse! This station covers Ashe, Watauga, Avery, Wilkes, TN counties and beyond. Be sure to listen live in the mornings to JB (Jeff Brown) from 6am-10am, Cruise Control with Tripp Hurst from 11am-2pm, The Highway Home with Kati Robinson from 3-6pm and The Leah Show from 7pm-midnight! You can also follow along, all day, on the Highway Facebook page! Stay tuned in for weekly ticket giveaways to your favorite events, artist’s shows and NASCAR.
Glory 1130AM
1130 AM WECR Glory 1130 Newland’s Hometown Station, Glory 1130 gives you a daily dose of the best Southern Gospel has to offer. Glory was founded in 1969, and has been going strong in the community since! Broadcasting at 1000 watts, WECR features “Unpackin’ It!”, religious services, Glory Grass with Jaren Gragg and mornings 6-10:30am with local Phillip Greene.

Pulse Boone 95.3 Playing all of the newest Top 40 hits and the throwbacks, Pulse Boone has all the music that everyone knows and loves! Tune in from 3-6pm to hear Hits ’Til Six with Braxton Critcher. Sing along with all of your favorites everyday with Pulse Boone!

Her name is Prairie and she only has one eye. We let her out yesterday night and she hasn’t been back since.


Join the “CLASSIC HITS'' 100.7/99.1 WZJS At-Work- Network!

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A Boone man charged with kidnapping, assault, and sexual battery.

My 3 dogs ran off yesterday morning. They were spotted a couple of times last place being Green Valley Park.

How would you like to win tickets for not one, but THREE great country concerts? That's right...an entire summer of country music concerts, rolled into one great prize. It's the Highway 106 and 102.3 SUPERTICKET!
You could win two tickets to see Luke Bryan June 2nd, 2 tickets to see Luke Combs July 13th, and two tickets to see Dierks Bentley August 8th, all at PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte! 
To enter, submit your name, address, phone number and email. We'll draw the winner Friday, May 24th. It's the Highway 106 and 102.3 SUPERTICKET! Enter today!!!


Following the success of our Mother's Day Contest from last year, the Cutest Kid Contest, we are proud to announce this year's Mother's Day Contest- the Mom & Me Photo Contest. Moms, submit your favorite photo of you and your child below or by sending it to Facebook.com/Highway106. Photos have to be submitted by 11:59pm on Saturday, May 5th. No late entries will be accepted. On Sunday, May 6th, we'll post all the photos in an album on The Highway Facebook Page. Get everyone you can to like your photo! Share, tell, and invite people to do so! The photo with the most likes at 5:00pm on Friday, May 11th wins! Likes have to be within the photo album on our Facebook page. The winner gets an Apple Watch Series 3 for Mother's Day! Get to submitting and good luck!

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Check out today's show chock-full of great guests! Hear from App State Women's Basketball Head Coach Angel Elderkin, Softball Head Coach Shelly Hoerner, and the Capone's Pizza 14th anniversary winners Amber and Patrick Mellon! 


AppalCART will make changes to its schedule for Appalachian State University Spring Break week.