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Watauga County Habitat for Humanity and App Builds a Home is one of 15 groups selected to receive a grant from State Farm®. Watauga County Habitat for Humanity and App Builds a Home - have been awarded $20,000 and must raise a matching amount.

 

Watauga County School’s keenest readers met earlier this month in the district-wide Battle of the Books competition held on the campus of Appalachian State University. Green Valley’s team took home the win in the elementary contest, while Parkway was victorious at the middle school event.

 

Watauga High School will hold a graduation ceremony for the Class of 2022 at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, May 27 at the Holmes Convocation Center on the campus of Appalachian State University in Boone.

 

The Appalachian State Board Of Trustees have approved the appropriation of 20 million dollars for a new parking deck next to the Holmes Convocation Center.

 

At 8:03 am Friday the Ashe County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of Friendship Road where a single wide mobile home was on fire.

 

 Join the Boone Police Department in welcoming our newest member of the Boone Police Department, Officer Aaron Karr.

 

On Sunday at 3:18 PM Beaver Dam, Cove Creek, Fall Creek, Zionville Fire ,NC Forest Service, Watauga Medics, Watauga Rescue, Watauga Fire Marshal Office responded to 3740 Bethel Road in Sugar Grove to report of structure fire.

 

A groundbreaking ceremony for the first building of the new Appalachian State Innovation District will take place Friday

 

The Town of Boone has received the “SolSmart Gold” designation from the national SolSmart program for making it faster, easier, and more affordable for homes and businesses to go solar.

 

As Beech Mountain Resort winds down the winter season, a summer of game-changing upgrades ensues. Upgrades include terrain redesign, new chairlifts, and increased snowmaking capacity.