The Cultural Art Center at the Historic Banner Elk School recently received a donation in the amount of $100,000 from Kathy and Frank Bragg in honor of Sylvia and Bud Hahn.

A dozen speakers voiced appreciation and gratitude to the Watauga County Commissioners regarding the proposed Fiscal Year 2018-19 budget during Tuesday night’s public hearing.

There is additional information about the murder suicide in Wilkes County Friday.

Blue Ridge Energy is the 2018 recipient of the Edgar F. Chesnutt Award for Best Total Communication Program among America’s electric cooperatives, the highest honor in the Spotlight on Excellence Awards program.

Last week's loss of 911 services to Ashe County was the result of a CenturyLink Fiber-optic line that broke in Surry County.

Communities across the United States gather during National Police Week to remember law enforcement officers who made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty, to share their stories of courage and sacrifice, and to honor their memory.

Ashe County Commissioners agreed to fund safety upgrades to Mountain View and Westwood Elementary Schools.