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Samaritan’s Purse is on the ground in Mississippi after days of heavy rainfall saturated communities along the Pearl River—creating widespread devastation and displacing hundreds of families.

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS MORNING TO 10 PM EST THIS EVENING

The Blowing Rock Village Foundation will conduct a study on building handicap-accessible walkways and an amphitheater.

Joe Miller, owner and founder of Cheap Joe’s Art Stuff, was honored Monday, Feb. 17, with the Order of the Long Leaf Pine.

The Watauga High School Pioneer Playmakers have won the North Carolina state championship in high school theatre.

The Beaver College of Health Sciences at Appalachian State is looking for volunteers to participate in a research effort on changes in memory, thinking and language abilities.

Despite recent funding increases from Watauga, Ashe and Alleghany Counties, AppHealthCare has to use money from its fund balance to provide services to the three counties.

The town of Beech Mountain will hold a workshop regarding its proposed water intake project on Tuesday, February 25.

Watauga Medical Center has received a 5-star rating, the highest achievement level possible, from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services for hospital quality.