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Blue Ridge Energy line technician, Austin Story, placed second in North Carolina’s electric cooperatives' statewide Pole Top Rescue Competition on May 30 in Raleigh.

The John & Ruth Blue Scholarship Endowment, a fund of the Watauga County Community Foundation, is pleased to announce the recipient of the Blue Scholarship for 2019. 

The McLeod Addictive Disease Center in Boone will close on July 1st after offering alcohol and drug addiction treatment services since 2002.

AppalCART will introduce "night owl" routes for the upcoming fall semester.

To help those struggling with substance use disorders and enhance public health prevention efforts, the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is focusing efforts to reach patients at risk for hepatitis A in the state-operated Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Centers.

A new children’s store is set to open in downtown Blowing Rock in the Martin House this month.

What’s better than ending your Friday with a pint from Beech Mountain Brewing Co.? Doing it for a good cause!

This year the Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce partnered with Blowing Rock School to offer an “Intro to Entrepreneurship” class to 8th grade students.

A man from Banner Elk died in a single ATV wreck this past Sunday.

The Middle Fork Greenway is a legacy community project that will benefit the High Country for generations to come.