Ashe County Community Foundation awards local grants

Ashe County Community Foundation awards local grants

JEFFERSON-The board of advisors of the Ashe County Community Foundation announced grant awards from its community grantmaking fund at a reception on J...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Ashe nears drought

Ashe nears drought

RALEIGH-If conditions persist, Ashe County could soon find itself facing drought conditions.That news comes from the North Carolina Division of Enviro...

June 27th, 2016 |  


‘Ashe Vision’ looks to next steps

‘Ashe Vision’ looks to next steps

WEST JEFFERSON-Ashe County’s new strategic planning process has cleared its first hurdles but more are on the way.Dubbed Ashe Vision, the projec...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Skylar Branson tops district court docket

Skylar Branson tops district court docket

JEFFERSON-An Ashe County man at the center of a manhunt in February and March is scheduled to be in Ashe County District Court this week.Skylar Alexan...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Church, Tedder earn ‘Golden Leaf’ scholarships

RALEIGH-Two local students were recently awarded $21,000 in total scholarships through North Carolina’s Golden Leaf Foundation Scholarship.The N...

June 27th, 2016 |  


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 |