Overturned car found along Big Horse Creek

Overturned car found along Big Horse Creek

LANSING-First responders were on the scene of an overturned vehicle early Tuesday morning.According to Ashe County Rescue Squad Rob Blevins, his agenc...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Resendiz, Lewis injured in West Jefferson crash

WEST JEFFERSON-Police said two women transported from the scene of a Monday evening crash in West Jefferson did not suffer serious injury.According to...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Fleetwood Fire to pursue old school for firehouse

Fleetwood Fire to pursue old school for firehouse

FLEETWOOD-By a matter of default and careful maneuvering, the Ashe County Board of Commissioners have put the Fleetwood Volunteer Fire Department in p...

December 5th, 2016 |  


West Jefferson lifts voluntary water restrictions

West Jefferson lifts voluntary water restrictions

WEST JEFFERSON-Voluntary water restriction measures put in place by town leaders in November have been rescinded, according to West Jefferson Town Man...

December 5th, 2016 |  


In the line of duty: volunteer firefighters persevere to save area lives, homes

In the line of duty: volunteer firefighters persevere to save area lives, homes

Ashe County’s volunteer firefighters worked through the night in freezing temperatures before dragging themselves to work the following day afte...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Huge Helton yellow jackets nest discovered

Huge Helton yellow jackets nest discovered

(Adam Orr|Jefferson Post) Darlene Griffith’s brother Wayne holds aloft a yellow jackets nest he said Darlene discovered in her grainery earlier ...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Longtime Ashe Chamber chief dies

Longtime Ashe Chamber chief dies

WEST JEFFERSON-Ashe County’s longtime Chamber of Commerce Director Cabot Hamilton died Saturday night.That’s according to information rele...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Truck flips four times in 163 crash

Truck flips four times in 163 crash

Although a two-car collision on N.C. 163 kicked up a lot of dirt and debris, it appears both drivers escaped serious injury.The accident occurred shor...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Victim unhurt in daylight home invasion

LAUREL SPRINGS-An elderly woman was unhurt this week after authorities say three men barged into her home as part of a home invasion and robbery.Now, ...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Asphalt plant appeals likely to continue

Asphalt plant appeals likely to continue

JEFFERSON-Although it’s been a long and arduous road for all parties involved, it appears the fractured pavement is far from settling in the deb...

December 1st, 2016 |