Watauga Habitat for Humanity crowned Ginny Walker of Mountain Times Publications its Big Kahuna fundraising winner.

As the temperature starts to rise for the spring and summer, AAA Carolinas is reminding motorists to never leave children or pets in the car during the warm days, because it is even warmer inside their vehicles. 

The public hearing on the Rainey Lodge project proposed for Blowing Rock has ended after some 10 hours between two meetings.

SmartAsset recently released their fifth annual Best Value Colleges study and Appalachian State is ranked at number 7, with average scholarships and grants of $8,428 and average starting salary of $45,500.

The National Park Service says more than 115 miles of the Blue Ridge Parkway will be resurfaced this year.

The Foundation of Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute has surpassed its goal of $375,000, the highest yet for the Foundation.

Home sales in the High Country remained strong in April and outpaced activity a year ago, according to the latest real estate report by the High Country Association of Realtors.