BOONE — The holiday season is bringing some joy to local realtors, with the rush of year-end sales the best in seven years.
The following accidents that occurred between Dec. 7 and Dec. 13 were reported by the N.C. Highway Patrol and are considered public record.Dec. 8Highway 221
JEFFERSON — North Carolina Cooperative Extension, Ashe County Center and the County of Ashe will once again be providing a location for home Christmas tree disposal.
Christmas is a season full of miracles, including a gift giving elf who travels the world in one night.
BOONE — Blue Ridge Women in Agriculture is releasing a request for proposals for farmers focusing on increasing production through innovation and sustainable methods.
JEFFERSON — Ashe Child Care Family Resource is pleased to announce the following winners in our 2014 Holiday Decorating Door Contest:Infants/Toddlers Category
PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — The North American Aerospace Defense Command's NORAD Tracks Santa website, http://www.noradsanta.org/ , launched today featuring a mobile version, a holiday countdown, new games and daily activities and...
The late Max Weaver, a career chemist for Eastman Chemical Company, accumulated 268 U.S. patents and thousands of vials of custom-made dyes. Ninety-eight thousand of these vials as well as tens of thousands of dyed fabric samples and notes were...
The following accidents that occurred between Nov. 30 and Dec. 6 were reported by the N.C. Highway Patrol and are considered public record.Nov. 30Crumpler
RALEIGH — Chief Justice Mark Martin has appointed Judge David Byrd to chief district court judge for District 23, effective Jan. 1, 2015. Judge Byrd will succeed Judge Michael Duncan.
WEST JEFFERSON - GE Aviation's push to increase its workforce was in full force last Wednesday and Thursday with interested applicants first getting a chance to listen to Tim Tucker speak of the accomplishments of the facility in West Jefferson...
JEFFERSON — Benjamin Nieves Tirado, an Ashe County man who is accused of killing his son, is expected to make his first court appearance Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015 at the Ashe County Courthouse in Jefferson.
WEST JEFFERSON — A new gas station is scheduled to open in Ashe County in the coming months.
RALEIGH — A new, first-of-its-kind study compiled by healthcare experts has measured the loss of jobs, business activity, and tax revenue to each North Carolina county for the decision of the North Carolina General Assembly to refuse the...
ASHE COUNTY — A North Carolina tradition will continue this New Year's Day with opportunities to get out and reconnect with nature, and maybe start on a New Year's resolution, on First Day Hikes at every state park and recreation...
WILKESBORO — Carolina West Wireless, the premier wireless carrier in western North Carolina, announces the expansion of its 4G LTE wireless network into Ashe county.
ASHE COUNTY — An Ashe County man is dead following a domestic situation that occurred early Thursday evening.
JEFFERSON — Renovations and an impressive expansion is underway at Margate Health and Rehab in Jefferson.
ASHE COUNTY — John Sturgill (center) was selected as Ashe County Ford's Automotive Tech Student of the Month from Ashe County High School for November 2014.
Telling a story in pictures is “North Carolina Ski Resorts,” the newest addition to Arcadia Publishing's popular Images of America series.The book, by author Donna Gayle Akers, was released on Dec. 15, 2014.
WEST JEFFERSON – Christmas came early as a temporary rate reduction was approved for Blue Ridge Electric members on their January 2015 bills, thanks to the Board of Directors of Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation.
WEST JEFFERSON — Ashe County now has a Holiday Inn Express.What was originally a Hampton Inn and then The Hotel of West Jefferson, is now a Holiday Inn Express.The change became official Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014.
ASHE COUNTY — Ashe County resident William Jeremiah is a member of the Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Veterans of Foreign Wars and the American Legion.
During the winter months, your home is closed up tight to keep warm, making it an excellent time to make plans for radon testing.
UPDATE: Dec. 22, 2014