Longtime Ashe Chamber chief dies
Truck flips four times in 163 crash
Asphalt plant appeals likely to continue
Lady Huskies knock off Watauga
Shaping Ashe County’s Future
- Longtime Ashe Chamber chief dies - 9:13 am
- Truck flips four times in 163 crash - 7:32 pm
- Victim unhurt in daylight home invasion - 12:33 pm
- Asphalt plant appeals likely to continue - 9:03 pm
- Shaping Ashe County’s Future - 2:00 pm
- Blue Ridge to unveil new ‘solar garden’ - 11:25 am
- Johnson follows passion of exploring new cultures to Ireland - 3:00 pm
- Ashe Vision meets Nov. 29 - 1:30 pm
- Highway Patrol says Friday wreck was fatal - 10:49 am
- Jet ready: Runway resurfacing wraps up airport upgrades - 1:30 pm updated: 1:30 pm.
- Authorities investigating single vehicle accident on US-221 - 8:20 pm
- First responders rush to reported fall near Cascade Falls - 7:25 pm updated: 9:39 am.
- Nov.10-17 Highway Patrol accident report - 8:00 am updated: 8:00 am.
- Court dismisses Pilar’s rape charge - 1:56 pm
- When Pigs Fly finds new home - 12:40 pm
- Fire on the mountain - 6:22 pm
- No easy answers to local homeless problem - 9:00 am
- Burning ban extended to Ashe - 8:56 am updated: 8:56 am.
- UPDATE: Fleetwood fire 70 percent contained - 5:47 pm
- Nov. 10-17 Ashe County Arrest Report - 4:45 pm
- Williams to step down at end of year, appoints Bucky Absher as new sheriff - 9:50 am updated: 10:01 am.
- Forest Service: Fleetwood blaze 40 percent contained - 7:29 am updated: 10:42 am.
- Firefighters battling Fleetwood blaze - 2:20 pm updated: 6:03 pm.
- Ashe County celebrates 2016 Holiday Parade - 12:20 pm
- Tis the season to be scamming - 12:17 pm
Jet ready: Runway resurfacing wraps up airport upgrades
JEFFERSON-Corporate America is now free to move about the High Country.Before the Ashe County Airport’s highly anticipated runway extension proj...
Authorities investigating single vehicle accident on US-221
WEST JEFFERSON-A busy stretch of US-221 was shut down Friday evening following a single vehicle accident.First responders and investigators with the N...
First responders rush to reported fall near Cascade Falls
FLEETWOOD-First responders from Ashe and Wilkes Counties descended on the Blue Ridge Parkway Friday night in response to a reported fall in the nation...
Nov.10-17 Highway Patrol accident report
The following accidents that occurred between Nov. 10 and Nov. 17 were reported by the North Carolina Highway Patrol and are considered public record....
Court dismisses Pilar’s rape charge
JEFFERSON-As part of a negotiating plea deal, a district court judge oversaw the dismissal of a statutory rape charge against an Ashe County man last ...
When Pigs Fly finds new home
JEFFERSON — The spot between the towns has a familiar face in a new spot.When Pigs Fly BBQ & Wings recently finished off their move from Mt....
Indoor track season underway
WINSTON-SALEM — The 2016-17 indoor track season for Ashe County officially started on Nov. 22 with the team’s first meet of the season at ...
MVAC releases football all-conference team
WEST JEFFERSON — The Ashe County Huskies put three players on the Mountain Valley All-Conference football team.Senior quarterback Colin Ellis, s...
VIDEO: Mat Monsters hard at work
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Ashe loses on buzzer beater
CLAREMONT — Bunker Hill just seems to have the Huskies’ number over the past two seasons.The Bears beat Ashe County for the third time in ...
Lady Huskies open season with win
CLAREMONT — Ashe County started the season off of on the right foot with a 60-30 victory at Bunker Hill on Tuesday.Sophomore Sam Woods led all s...
Bulldog wrestling starts 2-0
Nathan Ham | Jefferson Post - The Ashe County Middle School Bulldogs are off to a great start with a pair of convincing victories over North Wilkes an...
Liberals Should Rediscover Federalism
RALEIGH — For the second time in recent experience, and the fifth time in American history, a presidential candidate has been elected despite ha...
Where do progressives go from here?
We have been somewhere near here before—Reagan in the 1980’s; Bush the Second in the 2000’s. Donald Trump is certainly more crude an...
Definition of insanity? Trump transition team proposals for ‘replacing’ the Affordable Care Act
They say the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result. If that’s so, then we have a t...
NC should reverse course regarding tax policy
The costly tax cuts Kansas lawmakers passed in recent years have had a negative economic and fiscal impact on the state that serves as caution for Nor...
More Conservative Gains Are Coming
RALEIGH — Regardless of the ultimate outcome of the governor’s race, North Carolina will continue its role as one of the nation’s le...
Disability Rights NC scores a win for NC’s most vulnerable children
There are hundreds of children in North Carolina who have complex behavioral health needs—that is, they have a developmental or intellectual dis...