The pilot of a small plane that crashed in Deep Gap Wednesday morning has died.

Appalachian Regional Healthcare System has conducted its own safety study and created a committee to generate preventative measures.

A hiker was carried out off the Profile Trail on Grandfather Mountain Saturday after breaking her leg.

Avery County Schools had their first day of school last Wednesday, which is one of the earliest start dates in the state, according to Avery Journal.

The final draft of the North Carolina Department of Transportation’s Strategic Transportation Improvement Project has been released and among the projects included is a roundabout at the intersection of Highway 421 and Poplar Grove Connector.

The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles wants to remind you that the last two weeks of August last year were the DMV's busiest period all year.

The Ashe County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man on two counts of taking indecent liberties with children.

High Country Crime Stoppers and the North Carolina Department of Public Safety – Watauga County Probation and Parole are requesting the public’s assistance in locating the following absconder(s):