Valle Crucis Flooding Aftermath – Saturday May 19, 2018

*Content will be updated throughout the day*     @WataugaRoads — Adam (@polarursus) May 19, 2018 First morning photos after flooding last night in Western Watauga County near Valle … Read more

Blalock Sentenced To Prison On Multiple Charges

*Press Release from Seth Banks – District Attorney* Boone, NC – On May 18, 2018, Jonathon Blalock was convicted of Second Degree Sexual Offense, Assault by Strangulation, First Degree Kidnapping, … Read more

Friday Morning Flooding Occurring In Boone

*Updates throughout the day* UPDATE – Flash Flood Warning Issued For Friday May 18, 2018 For Watauga & Ashe. More information at this link. Flash Flood Watch has been extended … Read more

N.C. Tomato Growers Association Offering Scholarship

ASHEVILLE – The N.C. Tomato Growers Association is offering a $1,000 merit/need-based scholarship for the 2018-2019 academic year. Any North Carolina resident who pursues a horticulture or agribusiness undergraduate or … Read more

NCDOT Among 10 Drone Programs Selected For FAA Testing

Accompanied by technology innovators and government leaders from across the nation, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao on Wednesday announced the 10 state, local and tribal governments who will … Read more

WNC Ready for Bike to School Day

ASHEVILLE – Schools across western North Carolina will be playing a role on Wednesday in the national celebration of Bike to School Day. The local events are intended to remind … Read more

AAA: Hit-And-Run Deaths Hit Record High

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – More than one hit-and-run crash occurs every minute on U.S. roads, according to new research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. These crashes resulted in 2,049 … Read more