Watauga County will join a number of other counties in the state in a lawsuit against opioid manufacturers and distributors.

N.C. Department of Transportation officials closed a two-lane bridge on Abington Road in Lenoir as a safety precaution.

Blowing Rock's Town Council has approved a resolution calling for a transition to 100 percent clean energy by the year 2050.

Former Ashe County Sheriff's Office Deputy Josh “Hoppy” Hopkins was found not guilty on all charges.

The Burke County Sheriff’s Office, as well as the Division of Prisons, are investigating inmate Jose Rios’ assault on an officer at Foothills Correctional Institution.

The Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce awarded more than $25,000 dollars to non-profit agencies on Tuesday.

The State Bureau of Investigation is investigating an officer-involved shooting in Yancey County.

Maymead Materials has announced that it has acquired Loven Ready Mix as of March 1st.

The Watauga County Landfill will no longer accept rigid plastic items for recycling.