The Boone Police Department has been receiving reports about individuals soliciting donations from the public to support The Boone Fire Department.

For the past 23 years, presenting “An Appalachian Christmas” in mid-December has become a holiday tradition for Joe Shannon’s Mountain Home Music as a way to raise money for two worthwhile community non-profit organizations known for helping those less fortunate. But in the final month of a year unlike any other in our lifetimes, the Covid-19 pandemic affords JSMHM an opportunity to try something a little different in 2020 in order to keep this tradition alive.

The Golden Leaf Foundation's Open Grants Program has awarded grant funding to Mayland Community College Foundation.

The board of advisors of the Watauga County Community Foundation recently awarded the 2020 Spirit of Philanthropy Award to the Boone Area Chamber of Commerce.

Yancey County Health Department was notified Tuesday of four CoVID-19 related deaths.

Winter weather poses unique challenges to people faced with bitter cold, snow and ice. The American Red Cross has steps you should take to stay safe if you are in the path of winter storms.