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High Country Crime Stoppers and Boone Police seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crime:

Appalachian State University officials re-routed traffic on Rivers Street and evacuated one campus building for about two hours Wednesday night after a university police officer detected a natural gas leak.

The Boone Police Department has announced its 6th Annual Holiday Food and Funds Drive.

A car flipped over a guardrail and overturned down an embankment on U.S. 321 in Sugar Grove on Tuesday.

The Boone Winter Farmers Market will open this Saturday, December 1st.

AppHealthCare received a $100,000 grant from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services to fight opiate and substance abuse.

 

The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce has announced registration is now open for the 2019 Watauga Leadership Challenge.

In 1982, Susan Ballard ’79 shelled out $89 for a one-way ticket to Honolulu, Hawaii, with no firm career plans or living arrangements. Today, this Appalachian State University alumna has 33 years of service with the Honolulu Police Department and is the city’s — and the state’s — first female police chief.

North Carolina gas prices are steadily dropping and could soon be the lowest they have been this year.

High Country Crime Stoppers and Boone Police Department seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crime:

A 19-year-old pleaded guilty on November 14th in a death by vehicle case that happened in Boone last year.