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Brooke and Darin Aldridge of Avery County have once again been nominated for International Bluegrass Music Association Awards.

A Boone 5th grader won nearly $8,000 in college scholarship money for his success in the Optimist International Oratorical World Championship.

A crowdfunding campaign is launching on August 2nd to raise money for a short video series called “Boonies.”

The Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce welcomes Congresswoman Virginia Foxx to its annual State of the Town event.

A third man involved in a March 26th, 2017 Boone burglary, was found guilty by a Watauga County jury on July 26th.

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

The Leon Levine Hall of Health Sciences is on schedule to open for the first day of fall semester classes at Appalachian State University.

Lester “Allen” Trivette, who went missing Tuesday night from his home in the Green Valley community, was found deceased by searchers at approximately 4:50 p.m. on August 1st. 

Governor Roy Cooper has sent a letter to President Donald Trump requesting a major federal disaster declaration for 13 Western North Carolina counties that were affected by heavy rains, flooding and mudslides in May.

As the Carr Fire continues its destructive and deadly path across Shasta County, California, Samaritan's Purse is on the way to aid affected families.