The following photos were captured in the Warrensville, Lansing and Jefferson areas on Monday, Oct. 13, 2014.
An Ashe County resident celebrated 103 years on Friday, Oct. 10.
A weekend shooting at a residence in Fleetwood landed a son in jail and his father in the hospital.
Ashe County Coalition for the Homeless (ACCH) and Hospitality House are teaming up for Ashe County's first Harvest for the Homeless campaign.
The West Jefferson Business Association is encouraging downtown businesses to “light up the town” this holiday season.
VALLE CRUCIS — The colors, flavors, sights and sounds of harvest season in the Blue Ridge Mountains all come together at the Valle Country Fair in scenic Valle Crucis from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Oct. 18.
The last Gallery Crawl of the season will feature 17 galleries all decked out in their fall finery from 5-8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 10.
Ashe County Schools (ACS) Superintendent Dr. Todd Holden presented the Board of Commissioners with a state of the school system at the Board's regular meeting held Monday, Oct. 6, 2014.
“Wait Until Dark” will be the final production for the Ashe County Little Theatre in 2014.
When West Jefferson's Lowes Foods officially closed last month, Blue Ridge Plaza shopping center lost its anchor store and largest occupant.
BOONE - The Southern Appalachian Historical Association and the Town of Boone will present the third annual Boone Heritage Festival from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12.
It seems as though every other day a poll is released measuring the direction of North Carolina's U.S. Senate race between incumbent Sen. Kay Hagan (D) and her challenger, State Rep. Thom Tillis (R).
The following are the restaurant and facility grades for Ashe County establishments that were inspected during the month of September.
The following accidents from Sept. 21 – Sept. 27 were reported by the N.C. Highway Patrol and are considered public record.Sept. 24Highway 221
The Mount Jefferson Challenge, aka The MOJE, is a 7.2 mile run to the summit of Mount Jefferson and back down, and it takes place this Saturday, Oct. 11, just as fall colors are set to peak in the two Jeffersons.
A cold front, which paved the way for near freezing temperatures, moved across Ashe County and the High Country over the weekend.
The Festival of the Frescoes will take place this weekend from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 11 on the grounds of the mission house of Holy Trinity Church in Glendale Springs, the home of Ben Long's famous fresco of “The Last...
The National Weather Service (NWS) in Blacksburg, Va. has issued a freeze warning for Ashe and Watauga counties.The warning goes into effect at 2 a.m. and lasts through 9 a.m., Sunday morning, Oct. 5.
To help ensure the safety of emergency first responders and the general public, Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation recently conducted a training program for emergency first responders across its service area. The training was held in Ashe...
Having trouble getting your son or daughter to do their homework? Is your child facing a bully at school? Is your teenager constantly showing disrespect?
We The People of Ashe County is hosting a local candidates forum at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 4 at the Ashe County Courthouse.The public is invited and encouraged to attend.
BLOWING ROCK - When the eerie sound from the whistle of a steam locomotive pierces the peaceful quiet of an autumn High Country night, it can only mean one thing: it's time for Tweetsie Railroad's annual Ghost Train Halloween...