Good Friday 2019 Closings

A reminder that local and state government agencies will be closed for Good Friday. North Carolina is one of the 12 states in the U.S. … Read more

Wind Advisory In Effect Until 6pm Today – Monday April 15, 2019

Ashe-Alleghany NC-Watauga-Tazewell-Smyth-Bland-Giles-Wythe- Pulaski-Montgomery-Grayson-Carroll-Floyd-Craig-Alleghany VA-Bath- Roanoke-Botetourt-Rockbridge-Patrick-Franklin-Bedford-Amherst- Mercer-Summers-Monroe-Eastern Greenbrier-Western Greenbrier- Including the cities of West Jefferson, Sparta, Boone, Tazewell, Marion, Bland, Pearisburg, Wytheville, Radford, Pulaski, Blacksburg, Independence, … Read more

17 Year Old Charged In Double Homicide

Update Monday April 15 2:15pm – Funeral services for Jeff and Tanya Borlase will be held Wednesday. More information at this link.  A 17-year-old has … Read more

Crime Stoppers Seeks Help In Locating Two Absconders

High Country Crime Stoppers and the North Carolina Department of Public Safety/Watauga County Probation and Parole are requesting the public’s assistance in locating two absconders. … Read more

Hardin Park Sixth-Grader wins Regional Spelling Bee

WINSTON-SALEM — Repeat Watauga County Schools Spelling Bee Champion, Hardin Park sixth-grader Sam Nystrom, took his hot spelling streak on the road March 24, securing … Read more