The Ashe County Board of Commissioners have made interim county manager Adam Stumb permanent.

An accident Tuesday morning on Highway 421 in Wilkes County closed the highway for a time.

A 229-acre tract of land on the outskirts of Blowing Rock, has been protected by the Conservation Trust.

Ashe County's Blue Ridge Theater and Events Center is up for sale.

The Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy recently purchased 51 acres near the Appalachian Trail in the Highlands of Roan in Mitchell County.

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has opened the public comment period for proposed changes to agency regulations related to wildlife management, inland fisheries and game lands for the 2020-2021 seasons.

The Bellwether College Consortium has announced its list of 30 community colleges nationwide selected as 2020 finalists for the highly coveted Bellwether Awards, and Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute is among 10 finalists for the Instructional Programs and Services category.

Sugar Mountain Ski Resort owner Gunther Jochl has been honored by North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper with the state’s most prestigious award.

Internet service providers and electric membership cooperatives can now apply for $15 million in state funding aimed at helping bring high-speed internet access to rural parts of North Carolina.

A Miller's Creek woman has been charged with embezzlement from Carolina West Wireless.