The Ashe County Arts Council will host a Madrigal Dinner on Friday and Saturday evening, Nov. 21 and 22 at the Ashe Arts Center in downtown West Jefferson.
WEST JEFFERSON — Sub-freezing temperatures didn't deter folks from showing up for the 2014 edition of the West Jefferson Holiday Parade, sponsored by Parker Tie Company and coordinated by the Town of West Jefferson and the West Jefferson...
WILKESBORO – MerleFest, presented by Lowe's and slated for April 23-26, 2015, is proud to announce the music festival's initial lineup. The four-day event, an annual homecoming of musicians and music fans, will once again take place...
WEST JEFFERSON — The West Jefferson Lions Club members are busy coordinating plans for the 2014 Holiday Parade. The parade will be held Saturday, Nov. 15 beginning at 3 p.m. on South Jefferson Avenue in West Jefferson.
This coming Saturday, Nov. 15, Ashe County Habitat for Humanity will begin installing electric wiring inside its latest home-building project.
ASHE COUNTY - The following arrests were made by the Ashe County Sheriff's Office and are considered public record.Oct. 6
WEST JEFFERSON — Exciting, hands-on learning projects are coming to local classrooms, thanks to more than $6,700 in Bright Ideas grants awarded last Friday by Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation to nine educators during a dinner at the...
BOONE - A former Ashe County High School student and current graduate student at Appalachian State University received a scholarship worth $5,000.
Mountain View Elementary School recently earned state recognition from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction at the annual Positive Behavior Intervention and Support (PBIS) Recognition Ceremony in Greensboro on Nov. 4,...
Civitas Media is happy to officially announce that Teresa Roark-Laws has been promoted to Local Business Development Manager for the Jefferson Post. She replaces Cliff Clark, who vacated the position in August.
The Ashe Optimist Club recently recognized and honored 13 Ashe County High School students for outstanding participation in clubs and extracurricular activities.The following is a list of honorees:
Thousands of children around the world who would otherwise have no presents to unwrap during Christmas or even throughout the year, will open a shoe box filled withn surprises provided by families in Ashe County.
ASHE COUNTY - The following accidents that occurred between Oct. 26 and Nov. 1 were reported by the N.C. Highway Patrol and are considered public record.Oct. 28Jefferson
The following arrests were made by the Ashe County Sheriff's Office and are considered public record.Sept. 29
JEFFERSON (4:45 p.m., Nov. 10, 2014) — According to Sue Miller, human resources manager at AEV, all three employees involved in this morning's incident were released from AMH and are in good condition.
JEFFERSON — Mission HeartStart, the project that harnesses the strength of Ashe County's large faith community to focus on early recognition of Sudden Cardiac Arrest, early and effective bystander CPR or CCC, announced Thursday the...
BOONE — Appalachian State University is ranked 78th in the South and 380th in the nation in the seventh annual edition of Forbes' “Top Colleges 2014: Best Schools, Best Value, Best For You” list.
Ashe County's unemployment rate continues to decline and improve, however, among the eight counties in the High Country area, it maintains the highest rate of unemployment.
The following arrests were made by the Ashe County Sheriff's Office and are considered public recordSept. 23
BANNER ELK — Ski season has come early to the High Country.Sugar Mountain opened for skiing and riding on Sunday, Nov. 2 for skiing.
Each year, approximately 5000 young people die from alcohol related accidents. Most of them are between the ages of 12 and 14. In recent years, statistics show that over 190,000 people under 21 visit emergency rooms for alcohol related...
Former U.S. Marine Corps Corporal and Korean War veteran Ernest J. O'Banion was recently recognized for his military service by the New River Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA).
The Ashe Civic Center will play host to the Old Time Music and Bluegrass show with Gary Poe on Saturday, Nov. 8.Starting a “little after eleven,” Poe will broadcast live from the stage of the Ashe Civic Center.
Tuesday night was a banner evening for Ashe County and North Carolina Republicans.
Voting continues in Ashe County through 7:30 p.m. this evening, when polls close and the counting begins.