Mountain Electric Cooperative has a planned major power outage scheduled for Saturday night, April 17, in the Avery County service area.

The Watauga County Board of Commissioners will conduct a legislative public hearing at 5:30 PM, Tuesday, April 6, to consider adoption of the proposed Planning and Development Ordinance.

The Northern Peaks Trail could endanger plants that are an important part of the ecosystem.

Former Lees-McRae College Director of Public Relations and Alumni Affairs, and tennis coach and Sports Information Director Don Baker passed away March 22.

On Thursday, Governor Roy Cooper and North Carolina Health and Human Services Secretary Dr. Mandy Cohen announced an accelerated timeline for moving to Groups 4 and 5 for COVID-19 vaccine eligibility.

Appalachian State held its second COVID-19 vaccination clinic last week and nearly 300 students, faculty, staff and community members received shots in just four hours.

Blue Ridge Women in Agriculture announces its first ever Double Up Food Bucks Fundraising Week - March 27 to April 3.