News

 

A groundbreaking ceremony for the first building of the new Appalachian State Innovation District will take place Friday

 

As Beech Mountain Resort winds down the winter season, a summer of game-changing upgrades ensues. Upgrades include terrain redesign, new chairlifts, and increased snowmaking capacity.

 

On Monday, March 21 the NC State Highway Patrol responded to and investigated an injury collision involving two Wilkes County residents in Alexander County on NC 16.

 

Beginning Friday, April 1, 2022, the AppHealthCare COVID-19 testing process will change to respond to the current state of COVID-19 and it will be incorporated into routine patient care for AppHealthCare Ashe and Alleghany locations.

 

The Boone Chamber Of Commerce is accepting nominees for the 6th annual 4 under 40 awards that will take place at The Mill at Rock Creek on Thursday, April 28th from 5:30 - 7:30 pm.

 

According to the state board of elections a number of voter advocacy and political organizations have begun to send mass mailings to voters and prospective voters across North Carolina as the 2022 statewide primary election approaches.

 

Updated Plans on the revitalization of the North Wilkesboro Speedway have taken another big step.

 

Lees-McRae College has signed an agreement with Children’s Hope Alliance to take ownership of 475 acres of land held by the non-profit in Banner Elk.

 

Blowing Rock School has installed an indoor observation beehive that will soon be home to a colony of bees that will serve as a living lesson to students on the construction and maintenance of a bee colony.

 

The Boone Town Council will hold its regularly scheduled meeting on Wednesday March 23rd.

 

Deep Gap firefighters were called out over the weekend to help with a woods fire in Wilkes County.