A North Carolina soldier with family connections in Boone was one of three killed last week in Afghanistan.

Boone Police Friday arrested three more individuals in the May 4th stabbing of App State student and football team member Teh'Ron Fuller.

A three car accident Thursday morning on US 221 caused delays for morning commuters and sent one person to the hospital.

AppHealthCare has released the 2016 State of the County’s Health (SOTCH) Report. The 10-page report includes a summary of demographics, health indicators, and main causes of death in Watauga County. The SOTCH report also contains updates on the community’s top three health priorities, action plan projects, local initiatives and emerging trends.

The Blowing Rock Town Council will hold a public hearing before adopting the fiscal-year 2017-18 budget on Tuesday, June 13.

The US House of Representatives Thursday passed legislation that includes language by Rep. Virginia Foxx, R-N.C., to shed light on how policies from federal financial agencies impact the budgets of state and local governments and private sector employers.