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Travis Wayne Bowman was sentenced Friday to serve a life sentence without the possibility of parole.

The Watauga County Board of Commissioners met with various agencies and departments to discuss funding during its two-day budget retreat last week.

The Blowing Rock Village Foundation will conduct a study on building handicap-accessible walkways and an amphitheater.

The Avery County Commissioners began their budget process for the 2020-21 fiscal year with a meeting February 17.

The Watauga High School Pioneer Playmakers have won the North Carolina state championship in high school theatre.

Ashe County Board of Commissioners Chairman Todd McNeill has been named as the vice chairman of the High Country Council of Governments.

Samaritan’s Purse is on the ground in Mississippi after days of heavy rainfall saturated communities along the Pearl River—creating widespread devastation and displacing hundreds of families.

The town of Beech Mountain will hold a workshop regarding its proposed water intake project on Tuesday, February 25.

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS MORNING TO 10 PM EST THIS EVENING