A Watauga County school bus was involved in a two car accident Tuesday afternoon about 3:15.

A pharmacy manager from Burnsville, North Carolina, pleaded guilty for her role in the fraudulent diversion of prescription drugs and money laundering, the Department of Justice announced Monday.

An elderly man, traveling the wrong way on U.S. 421 East near the Wilkesboros, was killed early Tuesday September 19th when his car collided head-on with a pickup.

A Sanford Correctional Center inmate who left his work assignment on Sept. 14 is back in custody after being captured Tuesday.

While Hurricane Maria is not expected to make landfall, the storm will pass close to the Outer Banks.

The Todd Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department has set up a meeting with community members to discuss the current and future status of the department.