Ashe County Arrest Report

The following individuals were arrested and booked in the Ashe County Detention Center Friday, June 24 through Wednesday, June 29. The information is ...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Esther Pennington still going strong at 106

Esther Pennington still going strong at 106

JEFFERSON-Esther Pennington always puts the well being of others before herself. At age 60, many people begin eyeing retirement, but Pennington’...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Here’s who is scheduled to be in district court this week

Here’s who is scheduled to be in district court this week

The following cases are scheduled to be heard in Ashe County District Court beginning July 1, 2016.Ashley Amber Bare: misdemeanor larcenyTiffeny Louis...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Ashe fireworks show is Monday

Ashe fireworks show is Monday

JEFFERSON-Ashe County joins the ranks of thousands communities nationwide this weekend in celebrating our nation’s Independence Day.In addition ...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Northrop returns from Vietnam

Northrop returns from Vietnam

JEFFERSON-Tom Northrop traveled more than a third of the way around the planet, some 8,900 miles, last month to finally solve a nearly five decade old...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Meghoo memorial planned for Mount Jefferson

Meghoo memorial planned for Mount Jefferson

JEFFERSON-Joshua Meghoo had a rare talent.No matter what kind of mood had befallen a person on any particular day, he could instantly transform their ...

June 29th, 2016 |  


21st Annual Vannoy Golf Tournament Raises over $428,000 for Scholarships

21st Annual Vannoy Golf Tournament Raises over $428,000 for Scholarships

JEFFERSON–Vannoy Construction’s 21st annual charity golf tournament on June 23, drew more than 250 partners and raised nearly $430,000 to ...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Jerry Moore on success, life

Jerry Moore on success, life

WEST JEFFERSON-Former Appalachian State Head Football Coach Jerry Moore learned a thing or two on the way to becoming the most successful coach in sch...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Ashe County Community Foundation awards local grants

Ashe County Community Foundation awards local grants

JEFFERSON-The board of advisors of the Ashe County Community Foundation announced grant awards from its community grantmaking fund at a reception on J...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Ashe nears drought

Ashe nears drought

RALEIGH-If conditions persist, Ashe County could soon find itself facing drought conditions.That news comes from the North Carolina Division of Enviro...

June 27th, 2016 |