This past February, researchers with the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission, N.C. Division of Parks and Recreation and Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation conducted their annual population count of one of North Carolina’s endangered species found on Grandfather Mountain: the Carolina northern flying squirrel.


This spring, four acclaimed authors will visit Appalachian State University, in person and virtually, as part of App State’s Hughlene Bostian Frank Visiting Writers Series.


Come join the Town of Boone in celebrating Earth First Friday on April 1 from 5-8 p.m.


App Health Care has released an updated covid count for Watauga & Ashe County.


Mabel School math teacher Sumer Williams has been named an Outstanding Secondary Mathematics Teacher by the North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics.


The Town of Boone is currently soliciting applications from people who would like to serve on different boards.


A former Watauga County Tax Administrator has been indicted on charges in Rowan County.


Approximately 1,000 miles of Hatchery Supported Trout Waters will open on April 2 at 7 a.m. and remain open through Feb. 28, 2023.


The Watauga County Farmers Market is back for its 49th season of service to the high country.


The Foundation of Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute held its Annual Fund Campaign kickoff luncheon on Tuesday, March 15 at the J.E. Broyhill Civic Center in Lenoir.


The Boone Town Council is currently accepting agenda item submissions for the upcoming town meeting on Wednesday April 13th at 9AM. And Wednesday April 27th at 6PM.