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Hospitality House to host Ashe County Pig Pickin'

 
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Hospitality House launched thrift shop project

One year in the making, Hospitality House is finally ready to unveil their latest project, "Welcome Home Thriftique."Read more...

Governor appoints new NC poet laureate

N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory has appointed Valerie Macon as the poet laureate of North Carolina. 
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National park tourism in NC creates $1M-plus in benefits

A new National Park Service report shows that 16,138,183 visitors to North Carolina spent $1,040.1 million and supported 15,483 jobs in the state in 2013.
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Boone Town Council meets several days this week

The Boone Town Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday, July 21, to discuss and set its agenda for the regularly monthly meeting...
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NC jobless rate holds steady at 6.4 percent

The state's seasonally adjusted June unemployment rate was 6.4 percent, unchanged from May's revised rate of 6.4 percent, according to...
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Lovins to deliver keynote lecture at Energy Summit July 28

The public is invited to attend the opening session of the third annual Appalachian Energy Summit July 28 at Appalachian State...
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Appalachian Eats

Regional food guide features area establishments
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Beyond the Blue Stars

It's not hard to picture about a dozen women sitting around a table once a month talking about their children. It happens every day in every community across...
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Judge dismisses some New River Behavioral lawsuit claims

An Alexander County judge has dismissed a majority of claims filed against the New River Service Authority by the former employees of New River Behavioral...
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Boone Fire responds to gas leak on King Street

Boone Fire personnel and officers from the Boone Police Department responded to a report of a gas leak on King Street in downtown Boone around 4:19 p.m....
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County political parties organize for fall

Watauga County's political party organizations are beginning to mobilize for the November midterm election with the opening of...
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Zionville man charged with sexual assault of a child

A man from Zionville has been arrested for a sex offense against a three-year-old child according to a release sent by Watauga County...
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GA passes Common Core replacement bill

The General Assembly on Wednesday agreed to a compromise version of Senate Bill 812, which will modify and replace the Common Core public education...
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ETCHED IN GRANITE

Watauga citizens invited to dedication ceremony
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Land trusts conserve 1,639 acres in 2013

Three land trusts worked to conserve 1,639 acres in the High Country and Western North Carolina areas in 2013.The Conservation Trust for North Carolina --...
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USFS doesn't rule out fracking in WNC forests

The U.S. Forest Service acknowledged the potential for oil and gas exploration in the Nantahala and Pisgah national forests in a July 11 statement."Some...
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Boone Fire Station 3 prompts lower ISO ratings

The opening of a third Boone Fire Station will result in improved protection class ratings for some area residents, effective Aug....
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Intake opponents developing action plan

The newly formed New River Advocates will hold a meeting at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, July 29, at the Riverside Restaurant in Todd, where...
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Crime Stoppers seeks tips on stolen scrap metal

High Country Crime Stoppers and Boone Police seek the public's assistance in solving the following crime:   On July 10, Boone...
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