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Traffic on a section of Bethel Road in western Watauga County will be impacted by bridge repair work Thursday.

A special benefit car show will be held Saturday July 24 at Deerfield United Methodist Church in Boone.

The Carolina Fly-Wheelers’ 41st Annual High Country Crank-Up is July 29, 30 and 31.

According to the latest COVID-19 situation report from AppHealthCare, Watauga County is at 48% of the population fully vaccinated.

Last Thursday night, Boone Police responded to a report of shots fired from a vehicle into the air on Rivers Street near Bodenheimer Drive.

The Town of Blowing Rock and the Blowing Rock Police Department invite you to remember four fallen BRPD officers with a memorial dedication ceremony Tuesday.

The Boone Town Council will hold meetings this week, on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 6 pm.

The Watauga County Community Foundation has gifted $6,200 in local grant awards and $15,800 from the Armfield and Rachel Rivers Coffey Memorial Fund, for several local groups.

On Tuesday, the Watauga County Board of Elections will meet to discuss the future of the North Fork Precinct and the Wilson Ridge Road construction project’s impact on voters in the New River III precinct. The public is encouraged to speak at the meeting or to submit comments for the Board’s review.