News

With thousands of people hitting the road next week for the Fourth of July, the NCDOT is helping drivers by suspending most road construction on major travel routes.

Appalachian State University will test its campus siren warning system at 11:55 a.m., Wednesday, July 3.

The Watauga County Board of Commissioners’ regular meeting scheduled for Tuesday, July 2, 2019, has been cancelled.

3 people from a Todd family were killed in an interstate wreck in South Carolina on Monday, June 24th.

The Boone Fire Department will conduct a fire exercise on a Boone building on July 8th.

Fire broke out in downtown Blowing Rock, heavily damaging a popular business in a nearly 100-year-old building yesterday.

A man and woman of Watauga County have been accused of holding two people at gunpoint and raiding them for drugs.

21-year-old Finnuala Hanifan of San Francisco is suspected of driving under the influence in a crash that killed her 18-year-old sister from Todd, NC.

A vehicle over-corrected twice and went airborne, leading to the destruction of six mailboxes in Wilkes County yesterday.

A 22-year-old fell backwards off of a vehicle on U.S. 221 near Fleetwood and had to be airlifted to Johnson City on Wednesday.

Two Special Meetings of the Boone Town Council are happening tomorrow, Thursday June 27th by order of mayor Rennie Brantz.