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Elk Park dedicated an entertainment pavilion to late Mayor John Boone, who died unexpectedly earlier this year.

A man was stabbed in the Publix parking lot in Boone on Sunday afternoon.

Watauga High School is hosting a Senior Family Night on Thursday, October 18th, from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Anti-Semitic graffiti was found in one of Appalachian State University’s free expression tunnels on September 30th.

The Appalachian Theatre of the High Country won $10,000 in a video contest.

Voter registration forms for midterm elections must be postmarked or delivered to county elections offices by 5 p.m. Friday, October 12th.

The value of an Appalachian State University education, along with Appalachian’s academics, innovation and benefits for student veterans, has consistently been recognized by such notable publications as U.S. News and World Report, The Princeton Review and MONEY and Forbes magazines — this year is no exception.

Two years ago Blue Ridge Conservancy acquired some of the most significant land on Grandfather Mountain in order to ensure the protection of the entire ridgeline.

The Watauga County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 16th, in the Commissioners’ Boardroom located in the Watauga County Administration Building at 814 West King Street.

West Jefferson, NC - During the month of October in support of Breast Cancer Awareness LifeStore Bank is turning pink. LifeStore is planning events and promotions to raise awareness of this disease.