March 2018 To Come “In Like A Lion”

It appears March will come in like a lion, as February ends after a roller coaster of temperatures. Weather folklore states that if March comes in like a lion it … Read more

2018 App State Football Schedule Announced

BOONE, N.C. – Four Sun Belt foes and two non-conference teams will travel to The Rock this fall, highlighting the 2018 schedule for the two-time reigning Sun Belt Champion Appalachian … Read more

NCDOT Upgrading Six Eastern Mountain Bridges

NORTH WILKESBORO – The N.C. Department of Transportation has awarded two contracts to replace a total of six bridges in eastern mountain counties. Blythe Development of Charlotte has been awarded a … Read more

Crime Stoppers Seeks Help With Larcenies

High Country Crime Stoppers and Boone Police seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crime: During the early morning hours of December 30, 2017, vehicles were broken into at … Read more

NCDOT Launches Annual Customer Survey

RALEIGH – The N.C. Department of Transportation has launched the department’s third annual customer survey. The purpose of the survey is to gauge how the department is performing in its … Read more

Town of Boone Water Intake Project Update #12

*Town of Boone Press Release* On Feb. 13, 2017 the Harper Corporation and Garney Construction Company, Inc. were provided with the Notice to Proceed on the Boone Water Line, Water … Read more

AppalCART Adds Bus While Overhauling Fleet

Article by David Jackson/Boone Area Chamber of Commerce  AppalCART is finalizing delivery on an aggressive bus replacement program that will see a more than a third of the current fleet swapped … Read more