The Watauga County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man for sex crimes that allegedly happened 10 years ago.

A multi-state investigation that led to the arrest of 76 individuals on charges of child pornography and sexual exploitation of children included the arrest of a Boone man.

A survey by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials finds that 35 of 44 responding state departments of transportation (80 percent) are using unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), or drones, for a wide range of purposes.

Eleven people have been arrested on felony charges in a drug sweep conducted jointly by the State Bureau of Investigation and the Wilkesboro and North Wilkesboro police departments.

Local law enforcement agencies responded to a fight at Watauga High School Wednesday morning.

Watauga County Schools have developed a draft budget for the next fiscal year that focuses on four priorities.

Appalachian State University ranks among U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 Best Graduate Schools for its master’s programs in business, education, social work and public affairs.