Ashe tennis sweeps North Wilkes
New River Marathon set for May 6
Huskies win two of three
The Power of An Attorney
Sheriff says school board doesn’t like his ideas
- The Power of An Attorney - 2:00 pm
- Sheriff says school board doesn’t like his ideas - 12:02 pm
- County closer to new fire training center, middle school - 11:45 am
- Suspected Crumpler shooter taken into custody - 11:11 am
- Accident slows traffic in West Jefferson - 4:20 pm
- UPDATE: ACSO looking for self described gangster following Crumpler shooting - 1:58 pm
- ACSO tight-lipped on alleged Crumpler assault - 10:55 am updated: 11:30 am.
- Support builds to save Fleetwood School - 1:15 pm
- ACHS’s Turner prepares for summer abroad - 2:00 pm
- ‘Coffee with a Cop’ serving up second cup - 12:00 pm
- Sheriff said Williams is behind records request - 11:20 am
- Sheriff discloses Houck settlement in shooting case - 10:00 am
- The cost of doing business - 2:00 pm
- Fire training facility could be coming to Beaver Creek - 12:00 pm
- Ashe County Arrest Report April 1 – April 12 - 3:50 pm
- Courting History: Helton Academy - 11:30 am
- Ashe County Wildlife Club Hosts First Pistol Shoot of 2017 this weekend - 9:25 am
- On the taxpayers’ dime - 4:55 pm
- Public hearing Monday morning for financing of new middle school - 2:20 pm
- Growing pains - 2:50 pm updated: 2:54 pm.
- Mumps case confirmed at App State - 9:49 am
- Welcoming spring in the High Country - 9:18 am
- Ashe suicide rate drops to 43rd - 12:07 pm updated: 12:15 pm.
- Ashe County Civil Court Report April 12 - 4:25 pm
- Ashe County Wreck Report March 16-April 4 - 1:40 pm
‘Coffee with a Cop’ serving up second cup
WEST JEFFERSON-Local law enforcement will serve up its second helping of Coffee with a Cop April 28 on the Backstreet in West Jefferson.The informal s...
Sheriff said Williams is behind records request
JEFFERSON-Ashe County Sheriff Terry Buchanan has accused his predecessor, James Williams, of engaging in a “political fishing expedition” ...
Sheriff discloses Houck settlement in shooting case
ASHE COUNTY-During public comment of the Ashe County Board of Commissioners meeting Monday morning, Sheriff Terry Buchanan provided previously unrepor...
The cost of doing business
JEFFERSON-In an April 2016 email from County Manager Sam Yearick to the Ashe County Board of Commissioners, Yearick told the elected body that lawsuit...
Fire training facility could be coming to Beaver Creek
JEFFERSON-Ashe County firefighters are one step away from having a major item crossed off their wish list.On Monday, county commissioners will conside...
Ashe County Arrest Report April 1 – April 12
ASHE COUNTY-The following individuals were arrested and booked at the Ashe County Detention Center between April 1 and April 13. This information was ...
Huskies win two of three
WEST JEFFERSON — The varsity baseball team is well on its way to closing the regular season out strong before the conference tournament and stat...
VIDEO: Ashe County baseball whips North Wilkes
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Bingham’s outdoor senior season off and running
BANNER ELK — Former Ashe County Husky and current Lees-McRae College senior Erin Bingham’s final outdoor track and field season is underwa...
Track team competes at Wilkes Central
WILKESBORO —Wilkes Central was the host for last Thursday’s track meet that saw Ashe County pick up victories in 14 events competing again...
Ashe places fifth at New River Country Club
SPARTA — Wilkes Central faced its toughest conference challenge of the season, winning by just one stroke over second place Alleghany on Thursda...
Tennis earns big road win
WILKESBORO — The men’s tennis team wrapped up a successful week on Thursday with a 5-4 victory over Wilkes Central. This was the team̵...
Five major ways that the Trump budget would hurt rural North Carolina
If your budget is a reflection of your priorities, it’s clear that President Trump does not prioritize the well-being of rural North Carolina an...
Judicial Restraint Can Be Disastrous
RALEIGH — During a March 27 talk at North Carolina State University, Georgetown University law professor Randy Barnett told the assembled facult...
Learning more about learning more
The most important function of state government is education, as evidenced by the fact that North Carolina spends 57 cents of every tax dollar on prim...
HB2 has scarred NC
A fine little line lurks just under one of the eyes that stares out at me from the bathroom mirror each morning. It marks where a plastic surgeon did ...
Impact Fee Policy Needs Clarity
RALEIGH — If anything useful can be said to have come out of the House Bill 2 controversy, it would be a broader understanding of how limited th...
Letter to the Editor
Several years of tax cuts have not fixed our economic problems - and more of the same won’t either.In a yearly ritual as reliable as weird weath...