The following accidents that occurred between Nov. 2 and Nov. 8 were reported by the N.C. Highway Patrol and are considered public record.Nov. 3Highway 16
The fall season not only means dropping temperatures and leaves, but also an increase in the chances of a collision with a deer across North Carolina.
STATESVILLE — On Nov. 19, 2012, Walter Mark Houck was gunned down by law enforcement on his porch off Gaither Poe Road in the Laurel Springs community.
WEST JEFFERSON — Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA) from Ashe County High School recently competed in the District 7 Competition held in Surry County, at Mount Airy High School.
ASHE COUNTY — For the fifth year, the Ashe County Wildlife Club is spearheading the local Hunters for the Hungry campaign.
BOONE — For the fourth consecutive year, the High Country Turkey Trot 5K will take place Thanksgiving morning on the Boone Greenway Trail at the Clawson-Burnley Park entrance. The 5K timed run will kick off at 9 a.m. with casual runners, joggers...
SPARTA — A Florida man has been charged with murder in the death of a Laurel Springs man.
Students and staff in Ashe County Schools got the day off due to inclement weather on Tuesday, Nov. 18, however, the makeup date is scheduled for this Saturday, Nov. 22.
JEFFERSON — Power was restored shortly after 8 a.m. Tuesday morning, Nov. 18 to approximately 513 Blue Ridge Electric members in Ashe County.
The following arrests were made by the Ashe County Sheriff's Department and are considered public record.Oct. 14
WEST JEFFERSON — Saturday, Nov. 15 marked the launch of the second Annual Enrollment Period for individual health insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
WASHINGTON — Rep. Virginia Foxx, R-N.C., on Thursday issued the following statement following her reelection as Secretary of the House Republican Conference for the 114th Congress:
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