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Now that the CDC has approved the Phizer vaccine for 5 to 11 year olds, Watauga County Schools has announced two clinics for shots those kids.

Data recorded at the official National Weather Service reporting station at Grandfather Mountain’s Mile High Swinging Bridge indicated a rainy October at the Linville, N.C., nature park.

The “devious licks” challenge, a viral TikTok trend that encourages students to steal from, and vandalize, school bathrooms, has made it to Watauga High School.

THE WATAUGA COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS WILL HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING AT 5:30 P.M. ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 16, IN THE COMMISSIONERS’ BOARD ROOM OF THE WATAUGA COUNTY ADMINISTRATION BUILDING, 814 WEST KING STREET, BOONE.

The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce released its third quarter Economic Indicators Report of five key statistics within the Watauga County & High Country Economy.

The Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce’s Community, Government & Education Committee in partnership with the Town of Blowing Rock invite all residents and business owners to attend the annual State of the Town event Thursday, November 18th at 5:30 pm in the American Legion Building on Wallingford Street.

The Schaefer Center Presents welcomes Yonder Mountain String Band and the Del McCoury Band on Sunday, November 14 at 7pm at the Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts at Appalachian State.

Here are unofficial election results from Tuesday November 2. 

The vote will not be official until county vote canvas.

Boone Police investigated a call of gunshots in the vicinity of Walmart and Lowes Monday evening.

The Ashe County Board of Education Monday voted to make masks optional for Ashe County Schools.

Today is Election Day for municipal elections. Polls will be open from 6:30 am. to 7:30 pm.