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On Wednesday, April 10th at 10:32 p.m., the Watauga County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1174 Orchard Road in Deep Gap in reference to a suspicious incident.

Watauga County Probation and Parole are requesting the public’s assistance in locating the following absconders:

To kick off Distracted Driving Awareness month AAA Carolinas joined law enforcement and supporters at a press conference at the NC Department of Insurance in Raleigh to urge lawmakers to pass the Hands Free NC bill.

A pedestrian was injured after being hit by a car in Boone last Friday.

Appalachian State University and its Beaver College of Health Sciences, along with Appalachian Regional Healthcare System, partnered with the ALS Association North Carolina Chapter to sponsor the university’s inaugural Walk to Defeat ALS.

On April 4th at 10:48 p.m. the Boone Fire department was dispatched to a possible structure fire in the Green Street area of Boone.

The Town of Boone announced that road construction on Poplar Grove Road from Water Street to Poplar Grove Connector will start today.

On April 4th at 1:23 p.m. the Boone Fire department was dispatched to a possible structure fire in the Appalachian Drive area of Boone.

The U.S. 221 widening project from Deep Gap to Jefferson will start seeing increased activity with winter weather out of the way.

A woman from Banner Elk was arrested by the Watauga County Sheriff’s Office for embezzlement and financial card fraud.