Friday afternoon, Boone Police and Watauga County Schools released a statement on the complaint of threats made by a Watauga County High School student on Thursday.

Boone Town Council agreed to a recommendation by the Boone Downtown Development Association to increase the parking rate for spaces along Queen Street in downtown Boone.

High Country Crime Stoppers and Boone Police seek the public’s assistance in solving a hit and run crime.

The Avery County Morrison Airport has received more than 1.5 million dollars for runway rehabilitation. 

Banner Elk has received $25,000 in grant money from the state for the Historic Banner Elk School.

On Dec. 2, Appalachian State will host a 2:30 p.m. football regular-season finale vs. Louisiana and a 7 p.m. basketball game against South Florida.

Blowing Rock’s Memorial Park has a number of large, old trees that are not in the best of health, and according to a report, could pose a danger to people using the park.

The state of North Carolina has made it possible for first responders to join FirstNet, the first nationwide broadband network specifically built for public safety agencies.