News

Watauga High School was briefly placed on lockdown this morning after discovering an online threat that turned out to not be credible.

Acrylic painting, photography, graphite drawing, and mixed media works on paper are a few of the many creative works that Lees-McRae College Communication Arts and Design faculty will feature during this year’s faculty exhibition.

Bryan Stevenson, author of Just Mercy, this year's book selection for Appalachian State University's Common Reading Program, will speak this Tuesday, September 17, from 7:00-8:00 p.m., at the Holmes Convocation Center.

The Town of Newland Fall Harvest Festival on The River Walk is October 5th from 11am-6pm.

The Baldridge Bridge in Deep Gap was officially opened for traffic on Wednesday, September 11th.

Grandfather Mountain's annual Creatures of the Night & Bonfire Delight is a nighttime event that features fun and spooky stories told by firelight, along with rare after-dark tours.

The Ashe County Board of Education has declared September as Attendance Awareness Month during a meeting on Monday.

CCC&TI announces two exciting events coming up this October, the Cobra Classic Golf Tournament and the Creepy Caldwell Zombie 5K and Fun Run.

All citizens of Boone are encourage to take part in this town-wide clean up by volunteering to clean around their property next Saturday, September 21st for Boone Clean-Up Day.