Appalachian State University will delay the return to campus for students.

The NC Highway Patrol Friday morning responded to a fatal collision in Ashe County NC 16 near Shatley Road.

AppHealthCare has launched a COVID-19 vaccine interest form for anyone who'd like to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

National Park Service officials announced Friday that a section of the Blue Ridge Parkway from Milepost 316.5 to Milepost 317.5 will close as contractors start a rehabilitation project at the historic Linville River Bridge.

Friends of the family of Appalachian State sophomore Chad Dorrill have created a scholarship fund in his name.

The North Carolina Supreme Court denied the petition for discretionary review of Randall L. Henion and Carolyn M. Henion to be heard in a multi-year battle against a proposed Maymead asphalt plant along U.S. 421 in Deep Gap.

Watauga County Parks and Recreation is teaming up with Hospitality House, Casting Bread and Hunger & Health Coalition to collect food items for community members in need.

Watauga County Schools are preparing to become vaccination clinic sites.

A Stoneville man has been charged with rape by the Watauga Sheriff's Office.

The Conservation Fund and U.S. Forest Service (USFS) announced the addition of 205 acres to Pisgah National Forest at Linville Gorge, buffering the adjacent Wilderness Area. Its protection secures iconic viewsheds, enhances access for recreation, and preserves wildlife habitat and water quality for the area.