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Representative Ray Russell has co-sponsored his first legislative bill.

A man from Lansing was arrested for trafficking methamphetamine.

Beginning fall 2019, 20 students in Appalachian State University’s Beaver College of Health Sciences (BCHS) will be named Beaver Scholars, qualifying for scholarships of $10,000 per academic year.

Valle Crucis’ Eighth Grade Mock Trial Team proved its prowess in the courtroom at Appalachian State University recently, taking home the top spot in the Watauga County School Mock Trial Competition.

The TangerKIDS Grant Program has opened its call for entries in the High Country.

On Thursday January 31st, the Watauga County Sheriff’s Office, Boone Police Department, Watauga Medics, and Watauga County Rescue responded to several medical and overdose calls at or around Hospitality House and the nearby mobile home area, Bradford Park.

A Boone woman was sentenced to a minimum of 25 years in prison for a major sex offense.

​​​​Motorcycle fatalities appear to be on the rise in North Carolina according to recent data from the North Carolina Department of Transportation and AAA Carolinas fears 2019 could be one of the most deadly years yet.

For nearly a decade, Appalachian State University has held the Military Friendly School designation awarded by VIQTORY (formerly known as Victory Media) in recognition of its efforts in helping military-affiliated students thrive on campus and in the surrounding community.

The new Horton Hotel in downtown Boone will open next Wednesday, February 13th.