A fire caused damage to a home on Friendship Road just outside of Jefferson last week.

The Boone Town Council will hold a special meeting Monday evening, December 16, at 6pm at Town Council Chambers, 1500 Blowing Rock Road Boone.

With the year almost gone, local Realtors have already sold more homes than in all of 2018, according to the latest real estate report by the High Country Association of Realtors.

There are now stiffer penalties for drivers who violate the state’s ‘move-over’ law.

The Lees-McRae New Opportunity School for Women (NOSW) received a $17,500 People in Need grant from The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina (CFWNC) for Summer 2020 programming.

Charles A. Cannon, Jr. Memorial Hospital recently received a three year grant from The Duke Endowment totaling $290,000.

Democrat David Wilson Brown, from McAdenville in Gaston County, has filed to run for the US House of Representatives for the Fifth District of North Carolina.

Agricultural producers now can enroll in the Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) programs – two USDA safety net programs – for the 2020 crop year.