Woman says Jefferson ATM gave her stamps, not cash

Woman says Jefferson ATM gave her stamps, not cash

JEFFERSON-A local woman is breathing a sigh of relief this week, as a nationally recognized bank has agreed to refund her money following a questionab...

June 25th, 2016 |  


Ashe County wreck report

Ashe County wreck report

ASHE COUNTY — The following accidents between June 5 and June 11 were reported by the North Carolina Highway Patrol and are considered public re...

June 24th, 2016 |  


High Country Seafood debuts in West Jefferson

High Country Seafood debuts in West Jefferson

WEST JEFFERSON-Hundreds of miles away from the nearest saltwater, a U.S. Army veteran and his wife are betting big that Ashe County is willing to embr...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Museum shows off new ‘Victory Garden’

Museum shows off new ‘Victory Garden’

JEFFERSON-During the two world wars, Victory Gardens became a popular act of patriotic support in the United States as they helped reduce pressure on ...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


GE officially awarded $500,000 to help with expansion

GE officially awarded $500,000 to help with expansion

WEST JEFFERSON-GE Aviation in West Jefferson officially received a cool new $500,000 to help the firm with its ongoing expansion.That news comes from ...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


New life for old Jefferson Hospital?

New life for old Jefferson Hospital?

JEFFERSON-A community housing advocacy agency could shortly breath new life into the old Jefferson Hospital that currently sits vacant across from the...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Ashe County Courthouse evacuated following bomb threat

Ashe County Courthouse evacuated following bomb threat

JEFFERSON-Ashe County Manager Sam Yearick confirmed Wednesday that the Ashe County Courthouse has been evacuated following a bomb threat.“WeR...

June 22nd, 2016 updated: June 22nd, 2016. |  


Lansing man inhales vapors, strikes tree: Hambright later arrested at Ashe Memorial Hospital

Lansing man inhales vapors, strikes tree: Hambright later arrested at Ashe Memorial Hospital

JEFFERSON-A Lansing man was arrested at Ashe Memorial Hospital earlier this month after leaving the scene a single-car accident, according to a state ...

June 21st, 2016 |  


Ashe County arrest report

Ashe County arrest report

ASHE COUNTY — The following individuals were arrested and booked in the Ashe County Detention Center Thursday, June 9 through Wednesday, June 15...

June 21st, 2016 |  


West Jefferson Land Company pushing for WCC move

WEST JEFFERSON-Community support to persuade Wilkes Community College officials to consider relocating the Ashe Campus to the empty Jefferson Station ...

June 21st, 2016 |