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With a rousing applause and a standing ovation, Lees-McRae Summer Theatre Artistic Director Janet Barton Speer was presented with the prestigious Order of the Long Leaf Pine Thursday, July 11 at the opening night of From the Mountaintop: The Edgar Tufts Story, of which she wrote and directed.

The Town of Boone is hosting a regular meeting Tuesday, July 16th at 6pm at the Council Chambers.

 

District Attorney Seth Banks determined Watauga County Sheriff's Deputy Adam Shane Gragg acted lawfully in the fatal shooting death of Andrew Mason.

On Friday, Democrats in the House of Representatives passed H.R. 2500, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020.

Local real estate activity through the first half of 2019 continued to show signs of a strong sellers’ market, according to the latest sales report from the High Country Association of Realtors.

A new $35 million dollar apartment complex is in the works for an almost 8 acre tract of land along Shadowline Drive.

If you’re looking for a fun summer day trip, consider taking one of North Carolina’s 60 scenic byways, located from the mountains to the sea.

Yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed Rep. Foxx’s (R-N.C.) amendment to H.R. 2500, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020.