Ruiz Food Products, Inc., a Denison, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 50,706 pounds of frozen breakfast burritos that may be contaminated with extraneous material.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture will begin accepting disaster assistance program applications on June 4 from agricultural producers who suffered livestock, honeybees, farm-raised fish and other losses due to natural disasters.

Governor Roy Cooper will declare a State of Emergency for western North Carolina after heavy rains, mudslides and road closures.

 The individuals who died when their house collapsed on Pine Ridge Drive in the Heavenly Mountain Community Wednesday have been identified.

Three suspects in the kidnapping and possible death of Carlton Lamar Edmondson were arraigned in Tennessee Thursday.

There is still no determination of the source of a gasoline leak into the Watauga River in Foscoe.

Avery County Sheriff Kevin Frye announced Wednesday afternoon that a body believed to be that of Thomas McCardle Jr was located at Elk River Falls.