Appalachian State University announced on Thursday that to protect the health and safety of band members, student-athletes, staff and potential spectators, the Marching Mountaineers will not perform live in the stadium during App State football games this fall.

The Watauga County Board of Elections is accepting applications for election officials during the election.

N.C. Department of Public Safety Secretary Eric Hooks issued a letter last week stating that “state and local partners must consistently and uniformly enforce the executive orders” under the North Carolina Emergency Act.

A mother has been charged with murder months after the remains of her 15-month-old daughter were found at a family member’s property in Tennessee.

As of August 18, 2020, nearly three in five North Carolina households had responded to the census online, by mail, or by phone (59.8%). This is below the national average of 63.9%.

As mail-in absentee ballot requests surge in North Carolina, the State Board of Elections this week released an improved North Carolina Absentee Ballot Request Form for the November 3 election.

As people across North Carolina are using greenway and trails in record numbers, their input is needed to develop the Great Trails State Plan.

The Appalachian State University Faculty Senate voted to approve a resolution of no confidence in Chancellor Sheri Everts’ leadership as well as a resolution holding the University of North Carolina system Board of Governors and Everts responsible for COVID-19 illnesses and deaths as a result of reopening the campus.

Appalachian State University and AppHealthCare have identified a cluster of 11 COVID-19 active cases associated with the Mountaineer football team.