Since the COVID-19 vaccination effort began, Appalachian Regional Healthcare System has administered 5,526 first dose vaccines, to healthcare workers, teachers, the eligible general public, and a significant portion of the Spanish-speaking community members.

Dr. Blake Brown of Boone was honored at the 16th Annual Breakfast with the Commissioner event March 5 in Raleigh.

AppHealthCare released its weekly COVID-19 update, and overall, cases continue to decrease across the area.

The Watauga County Public Library will reopen to the public with safety restrictions on March 24.

The following is the latest update from App State Chancellor Dr. Sheri Everts, as posted online.

Watauga County Parks and Recreation will host the Bunny Trail Parade this Sunday at the new Watauga Community Recreation Center parking lot.

If anyone wishes to have an agenda item considered by the Boone Town Council at one of their upcoming regular meetings, scheduled for Tuesday, April 13, 2021 and Thursday, April 15, it must be submitted to the Town Clerk by Friday, April 2 at 5 pm.