Thanks in great part to an active selling season in the fall, local Realtors sold more than 2,300 homes in 2018, the busiest year for sales in more than a decade.


The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce announced its winners of the 2018 Business of the Year Awards during the 3rd Annual High Country Economic Kickoff Breakfast Thursday morning at Appalachian Ski Mountain.

Cold temperatures are in this week’s forecast and this typically leads to higher demand for propane and fuels.

Over 160 local business leaders gathered at Appalachian Ski Mountain for the 3rd annual High Country Economic Kickoff Breakfast, co-hosted by the Boone Area and Blowing Rock Chambers of Commerce.

There were several car accidents due to black ice in the High Country last Thursday.

Boone attorney Stacy “Four” Eggers has been nominated for the new State Board of Elections.

Gas prices have begun to level out across the Carolinas and are no longer consistently dropping like they have been for the past three months.