The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce will host Coffee, Cake, and Candidates, Monday, April 23, 2018 at F.A.R.M. Café, located in Downtown Boone.

Appalachian State University will test its campus siren warning system at 11:55 a.m., Wednesday, April 4, 2018. 

A body was discovered last week in the Watauga River in Elizabethton Tennessee.

With the deadline for filing income tax returns rapidly approaching, R. Andrew Murray, U.S. Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina, and Matthew D. Line, Acting Special Agent in Charge of the Internal Revenue Service, Criminal Investigation Division, Charlotte Field Office (IRS-CI), recently announced tax fraud prosecutions and sentencings, and warn those who are thinking about breaking the law by committing tax crimes.

Appalachian State University’s Department of Public Safety will soon facilitate the implementation of keycard access for all campus buildings, the placing of additional cameras in key areas and the installation of door locks inside every classroom on campus.

Boone Police have arrested a Cary North Carolina man on sex charges.