Ashe man who stole from mother sees probation continued

“Are you kidding me?” a superior court judge asked Justin Billings Monday morning.“You stole from your mother?” she asked agai...

February 6th, 2017 |  


SUV crashes at Ashe Memorial

SUV crashes at Ashe Memorial

JEFFERSON-Emergency personnel responded to the scene of a car crash at Ashe Memorial Hospital that occurred sometime before 10:30 a.m. Monday.During t...

February 6th, 2017 updated: February 6th, 2017. |  


People come first at People’s Drug

People come first at People’s Drug

WEST JEFFERSON-For Aletha and Bradley Eller, the dream was always simple - find a path to leave the corporate work-a-day world behind and build a busi...

February 5th, 2017 |  


Winner’s Circle serves up hometown favorites

Winner’s Circle serves up hometown favorites

JEFFERSON-Dick Copus always swore you’d never catch him running a restaurant.He grew up watching his mother embrace the punishing hours and toug...

February 5th, 2017 |  


WCC announces fall 2016 Semester President’s and Dean’s Lists

WILKESBORO – Wilkes Community College recognizes outstanding academic achievement of students through the President’s List and the Dean...

February 5th, 2017 |  


Regency Properties takes the stress out of real estate

Regency Properties takes the stress out of real estate

WEST JEFFERSON-Even in the dead of winter, real estate continues to be red hot right here in the High Country.While common wisdom might dictate that w...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


His day in court

His day in court

JEFFERSON-Since Dallas Shatley, 62, of Crumpler, was shot dead in a police altercation 19 months ago, a community has become divided over his possible...

February 2nd, 2017 updated: February 2nd, 2017. |  


Ashe County Superior Court preview

Ashe County Superior Court preview

JEFFERSON-Several high profile cases highlight an upcoming session of Ashe County Superior Court.Court convenes Monday, Feb. 6 with a docket call duri...

February 2nd, 2017 |  


Alleged arsonist due back in court

Alleged arsonist due back in court

The North Beaver Baptist Church congregation might finally find some closure next week as the final suspect in a 2012 arson case is scheduled to appea...

February 2nd, 2017 |  


Fabricated terror?

Fabricated terror?

Two local men accused of making a bomb threat against the Ashe County Courthouse last summer are scheduled to appear in the latest session of district...

February 2nd, 2017 |