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A Watauga County school bus collided with a car during the brief, but heavy snow storm last Thursday.

The national gas price average has increased for the first time since October.

An electrical fire caused damages to a home at 1493 Poplar Grove Road South in Boone on January 16th.

The Watauga County Community Recreation Center is expected to open in April of 2020.

The American Red Cross has issued an emergency call for blood and platelet donors.

High Country Crime Stoppers and Boone Police seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crime:

On Feb. 13, 2017, the Harper Corporation and Garney Construction Company, Inc. were provided with the Notice to Proceed on the Boone Water Line, Water Treatment Plant, Intake and Booster Pump Station Project.

Appalachian State University’s online bachelor’s and graduate education programs are ranked among the best in the nation — within the top 26 percent of colleges and universities — for 2019, according to U.S. News and World Report.

The town of Blowing Rock has received another big honor from a major publication.

The Boone Police Department had its most successful Holiday Food and Funds Drive this year.