A two year old was killed in a hit and run accident last week in Wilkes County.

The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina has awarded $32,000 to Avery County schools from the Learning Links grant program.

In response to a drastic increase in COVID-19 hospitalizations at Watauga Medical Center, Appalachian Regional Healthcare System is asking for the community’s help.

Avery County Schools has announced that all schools will transition to remote learning for the remainder of the fall semester, December 10 through December 18.

Toe River Health District, AppHealthCare and Appalachian State released the latest information Wednesday.

Appalachian State's Board of Trustees has approved tuition increases and fee increases for health services and housing.