The Hunger and Health Coalition has recently expanded its Backpack Program to include five additional elementary schools in order to help fight childhood hunger in Watauga County.

Temperatures in the High Country are cold enough to make snow this week.

As family and friends prepare for the Thanksgiving Holiday period, the State Highway Patrol is also making preparations of its own in hopes of ensuring safe travel.

A chimney fire led to major damage at a home in Meat Camp on Sunday.

On October 12th, President Trump declared a major disaster in the State of North Carolina based on losses caused by Hurricane Florence that occurred from September 7th to September 29th. 

A 2.0 magnitude earthquake was recorded in Avery County on Saturday night.

North Carolina veterans now have new tools available online to help them find jobs.

Carolina West Wireless opened a second location in Boone last Friday.

A tractor trailer lost its brakes and hit three cars while traveling out of Boone on Highway 421 near the Watauga and Wilkes County line.