ECR Software Corporation (ECRS), a locally owned business in Boone, has announced the establishment of a Computer Science High Achievers Scholarship for students in the Department of Computer Science at Appalachian State University.

The former Coop’s Chicken and Beer restaurant on Blowing Rock Road has been sold to a group of owners and a chef from The Cardinal restaurant in Boone.

On February 21st, the Boone Police Department and Watauga County Sheriff’s Office were notified of a potential incident involving the sexual exploitation of minors.

Local representatives Ray Russell and Josh Dobson filed a new school calendar flexibility bill.

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

The Caldwell Community College Watauga Campus plans to open its Student Services Center this summer.

The annual Dodgeball for Hope tournament at Watauga High School last weekend raised over $17,000 for the Hope Pregnancy Center of Boone.

The Watauga County Sheriff’s Office has sent out an alert warning of recent scam phone calls.

The Foundation of Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute has announced that Alvin Daughtridge will lead the 2019 Annual Fund Drive campaign.

On February 26th, Rep. Virginia Foxx (R - N.C.) voted in favor of S. 47, the Natural Resources Management Act.