Lawsuit filed in Shatley shooting case

Lawsuit filed in Shatley shooting case

JEFFERSON-The family of a Crumpler man, who was killed during a police altercation nearly two years ago, has filed a civil suit against former Ashe Co...

May 24th, 2017 |  


The Worshiper hits the road

The Worshiper hits the road

WEST JEFFERSON — Every band always remembers that first tour they take. For one local band, that tour begins this Friday.The Worshiper, a Christ...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Horsing around leads to fender-bender

A two-car collision was reported in Jefferson last week while Ashe County Sheriff’s deputies were busy corralling a couple of wayward horses.Acc...

May 24th, 2017 |  


The road to removal

ASHE COUNTY- While much of America is fixated on the possibility of Congress impeaching President Trump, the Jefferson Post has revisited state statut...

May 24th, 2017 updated: May 24th, 2017. |  


Hopkins due back in court May 30

Hopkins due back in court May 30

JEFFERSON-After several continuances, some progress could be made next week in the trial of former reality television star Joshua “Hoppy” ...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Barlow, Buchanan squared off in April

Barlow, Buchanan squared off in April

JEFFERSON-Ashe County Sheriff Terry Buchanan hasn’t exactly been banned from Ashe County Clerk of Superior Court Pam Barlow’s office, but ...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Hospital seeks $400,000 from county to stabilize finances

Hospital seeks $400,000 from county to stabilize finances

JEFFERSON-In an attempt to avoid succumbing to the same fate of countless rural hospitals nationwide, Ashe Memorial Hospital officials said they have ...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Three arrested in West Jefferson drug bust

Three arrested in West Jefferson drug bust

WEST JEFFERSON-Dozens of drug charges followed a routine traffic stop on NC-163 early Monday morning.The bust also led to the recovery of a large volu...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Carolina West Wireless Announces Successful Results in FCC Low Band Spectrum Auction

WILKESBORO- Carolina West Wireless successfully participated in the recent Federal Communication Commission (FCC) incentive spectrum auction and was a...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Former jailer questions sheriff’s personnel policy

Former jailer questions sheriff’s personnel policy

JEFFERSON-A former employee of the Ashe County Detention Center asked county commissioners Monday morning if it was appropriate for Sheriff Terry Buch...

May 16th, 2017 updated: May 16th, 2017. |