Lansing woman takes plea deal in drug trafficking case

Lansing woman takes plea deal in drug trafficking case

JEFFERSON-An undercover drug sting by the Ashe County Sheriff’s office in the fall of 2015 resulted in a conviction in a Suboxone trafficking ca...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Combs takes plea deal in courthouse bomb threat case

Combs takes plea deal in courthouse bomb threat case

JEFFERSON-One of the three suspects charged with making a false bomb threat against the Ashe County Courthouse last summer pleaded no contest in Ashe ...

March 27th, 2017 |  


DA: Hopkins rejects initial plea deal

DA: Hopkins rejects initial plea deal

JEFFERSON-A trial by jury likely looms on the horizon for Joshua “Hoppy” Hopkins.During an administrative session of Ashe County Superior ...

March 27th, 2017 updated: March 27th, 2017. |  


Ashe County Arrest Report March 10-24

Ashe County Arrest Report March 10-24

ASHE COUNTY-The following individuals were arrested and booked in the Ashe County Detention Center Friday, March 10 through Friday, March 24. The info...

March 24th, 2017 |  


West Jefferson man charged with felony indecent liberties with a child

West Jefferson man charged with felony indecent liberties with a child

JEFFERSON-A West Jefferson man was hit with multiple sex crimes charges this week after Ashe County Sheriff’s Office investigators say he abused...

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


Ashe County District Court Report

JEFFERSON-The following cases were heard during the most recent session of Ashe County District Court. All information was obtained from the Ashe Coun...

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


Elderly driver crashes into Dollar General propane cage, cracks wall

Elderly driver crashes into Dollar General propane cage, cracks wall

WEST JEFFERSON-Merchandise was sent flying at Dollar General Friday afternoon after an elderly driver crashed into the exterior of the store.According...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Banned from Walmart

Banned from Walmart

WEST JEFFERSON-Two local residents will no longer be able to “save money and live better” following recent decisions in Ashe County Distri...

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


Court dismisses cyberstalking charge in Fitzpatrick case

Court dismisses cyberstalking charge in Fitzpatrick case

JEFFERSON-A cyberstalking charge against a local animal rights activist was dismissed during a recent session of Ashe County District Court.Lisa Fitzp...

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


Faith Fellowship to host debate on resurrection

Faith Fellowship to host debate on resurrection

WEST JEFFERSON-Phillip Drum is returning to the Lion’s Den on April 7.The Wilmington based software developer and self-proclaimed atheist made r...

March 23rd, 2017 |