Appalachian State to host master’s degree information session Feb. 27

Appalachian State to host master’s degree information session Feb. 27

WEST JEFFERSON-Appalachian State University will host an information session for two of its business school master’s degree programs in Blue Rid...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


‘This is my passion’

‘This is my passion’

JEFFERSON-Mason Harris isn’t just blowing smoke, or vapor that is, when he says he will overcome the effects of a disastrous Jan. 17 landslide t...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Relationships, connections are building blocks to success for Ashe Rental

Relationships, connections are building blocks to success for Ashe Rental

WEST JEFFERSON-When the housing market bottomed out in 2008, Sherry Goodman was faced with a dilemma.Should she continue her career in real estate or ...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Fire destroys Glendale Springs home

Fire destroys Glendale Springs home

A single-story farmhouse was destroyed early Monday morning on Old Obids Road near Glendale Springs.According to Ashe County Fire Marshal Bob Davis, t...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Pot-belly pig death case to be heard in court

Pot-belly pig death case to be heard in court

ASHE COUNTY-A pending court case centered on the death of a pot-belly pig has highlighted the complexities cruelty investigators face when it comes to...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


We can even pray for God to hurry

We can even pray for God to hurry

So often in the Psalms, the prayers were for the Lord to “make haste.” In other words, “Hurry please!” “Make haste to he...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Ashe McDonald’s manager receives prestigious national award

Ashe McDonald’s manager receives prestigious national award

WEST JEFFERSON — Each year, McDonald’s recognizes the top 10 percent of it’s restaurant managers nationwide with the prestigious ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Local writer scores fifth published story

Local writer scores fifth published story

JEFFERSON-The thrill of seeing her name in print never gets old for Ashe County’s Melissa Edmondson.Earlier this month, the wildly successful Ch...

February 20th, 2017 |  


‘We will Rock you’

‘We will Rock you’

WEST JEFFERSON-The Ashe County Civic Center will be rockin’ for Rocky in March.Several regionally renowned performance artists will take the sta...

February 20th, 2017 |  


County encourages Partnership to continue services

County encourages Partnership to continue services

JEFFERSON-After enjoying a mutually beneficial 17-year fortuitous relationship, county commissioners are hoping the Ashe County Partnership for Childr...

February 20th, 2017 |