News

The Watauga County Board of Elections voted 3-2 to move two Election Day polling sites at their April 9th Board Meeting.

Tanger Outlets Blowing Rock is excited to announce that three schools in Watauga County have been named this year’s recipients of a TangerKIDS Grant.

The Blowing Rock Chamber’s Leadership Challenge Graduation was held on April 17th at the Blowing Rock Country Club.

Work continues on the new transmission line that is being built to connect the electrical substations between Sugar Mountain and Banner Elk.

A single-wide trailer was destroyed in a fire in Meat Camp on April 16th.

The Beacon Events and Catering plans to open in the next couple of weeks.

The Linville Mart at the Citgo station in Linville was damaged from a fire on April 16th.

Boone Saloon co-owner and manager Skip Sinanian was removed from his position after making an offensive post on Instagram.

Grandfather Mountain is more than a mile high, but plans for a new “Conservation Campus” will take the park’s educational mission above and beyond.

Avery County High School will soon start selling diet sodas during lunch.