WEST JEFFERSON — A lawsuit has been filed in North Carolina Superior Court by owners of The …
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The following information was provided by the Ashe County Sheriff’s Office. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
RALEIGH — High Country residents will not see any state legislative district changes in a new set of court-ordered N.C. House and Senate maps that were made in a hasty two-week process by the state legislature and approved on Sept. 17.
WEST JEFFERSON — A two-vehicle wreck involving an unattended vehicle closed down one lane of traffic on U.S. 221 Business/E. Second Street around 2:45 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18.
GRASSY CREEK — Alpaca farms across the U.S. and Canada will be opening their doors for the public to meet alpacas during National Alpaca Farm Days on Sept. 28 and 29. Landmark Farm Alpacas is hosting its eighth annual open house and fundraiser for Happy Tails Rescue of West Jefferson.
CHARLOTTE — Michael, Gabrien and Velamir Karnaukh had the opportunity to swim alongside Olympic gold medalist Cullen Jones for the "Laps for Love" swim charity event Aug. 22, sponsored by the Charlotte Rescue Mission. Their grandparents, Vel and Cathy Pierce, have called Ashe County home for…
WEST JEFFERSON — After dominating Elkin on the road 8-1 Wednesday, Sept. 18, the Ashe County Huskies (3-6) returned to West Jefferson for their third game in four days, losing 5-0 to the 11-0 Mount Airy Granite Bears Thursday, Sept. 19.
WEST JEFFERSON — In the first week of conference play, the Ashe County Huskies volleyball team added two wins to its record, ending the week with an overall record of 8-1.
WEST JEFFERSON — The Huskies women’s tennis team spent much of last week on the road, winning two out of three matches — with the third being rained out — and continuing the win streak on Monday, Sept. 16, after defeating Avery at home by a score of 9-0.
WILKESBORO — The fifth annual Carolina in the Fall Music & Food Festival will offer world-renowned music talent, exciting family entertainment, the region’s best food truck cuisine, and unique arts and crafts shopping along Main Street in historic downtown Wilkesboro on Friday and Saturd…
WEST JEFFERSON — Dr. Elliot Engel spoke at the Ashe County Arts Center Monday, Sept. 17 as part of the On The Same Page Literary Festival. Egel gave his lecture, "Andy Griffith: Master of Mayberry," about the life and stories of the legendary actor.
WEST JEFFERSON — Visitors at the Florence Thomas Art School from Sept. 9-14 were treated with a week of artists in residence, workshops and demonstrations thanks to the first ever Mountain Splash event.
“Iran has launched an unprecedented attack on the world’s energy supply,” declared Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
New highways and bridges represent new directions and opportunities for us to travel. Yet, as we begin traveling the Baldridge Bridge — and many of us will, on a daily basis — let’s take a moment to reflect on the road that led us to this Deep Gap junction.
I heard the D.O.T. is bringing the new left turn arrangement at all intersection on U.S. 221 between Boone and West Jefferson to other intersections in Boone. To turn left, you have to first turn right, fight your way to the far left lane and make a U-turn to complete the left turn. What a n…
“You shouldn’t be so worried about the transition in the barbecue world.”