The Watauga County Community Recreation Center is expected to open in April of 2020.

High Country Crime Stoppers and Boone Police seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crime:

Danielle Wade was elected as president and CEO of Jackson Sumner and Associates.

Appalachian State University’s online bachelor’s and graduate education programs are ranked among the best in the nation — within the top 26 percent of colleges and universities — for 2019, according to U.S. News and World Report.

Boone Police have made arrests in two related breaking and entering incidents that happened on November 27th.

The Boone Police Department had its most successful Holiday Food and Funds Drive this year.

Former Appalachian State athletic director Roachel Laney has been hired as the first Boone area sports commission director.

Plans are underway to more than double the capacity of the Child Development Center at Appalachian State University, which serves the university’s faculty, staff and students.

The Appalachian Theatre of the High Country is trying to get funds to build a digital marquee to replace the current manual one.

As the partial government shutdown continues, Grandfather Mountain will offer complimentary admission to affected government employees.

The U.S. 221 widening project in Ashe County has opened its first section of Highway since construction started four years ago.