Possible Lightning Strike At Greenway Baptist

Fire officials are on the scene at Greenway Baptist Church investigating possible lighting strike to the church 5:16pm via twitter – @WataugaRoads I’m watching from … Read more

Road/Traffic Reports April 16-20

(A running list of road and traffic reports for the week as they come into the facebook & twitter pages) Monday April 16 – 6:30am … Read more

Additional Arrests Made In Break-Ins

Boone Police have charged two additional suspects in connection with a rash of business break-ins that occurred in the first months of this year. Investigation … Read more

Power Outages In Watauga

*updated 7:38pm Wednesday April 11* Line technicians from BREMCO responded to scattered outages all across the service area throughout yesterday, Tuesday, due to high winds … Read more

Blowing Rock Brush Fire

7:40pm- Fire crews are still working a brush fire in Blowing Rock around State View Road/Reynolds Parkway area. Here’s more details about the fire: the … Read more

105 Wreck

Delays on 105 currently due to wreck at Ingles. Fire and police are on the scene working to get it cleared up 11:53am southbound on … Read more

Boone CVS Robbery

Boone Police are reporting that on Thursday April 5th at approximately 5:30 the CVS drugstore on Highway 321 was robbed. A white male wearing a … Read more

Police Working Robbery Scene on 321

Updated information about the robbery at this link – Boone CVS Robbery 7:09 pm – No further information available at this time, suspect is still … Read more

Dense Fog In Area

High Country motorist use caution as dense fog has moved into the area – 12:37pm

April 2 – 6 Road/Traffic Reports

Here’s an ongoing running list of road/traffic issues as they are reported this week from the facebook/twitter pages and text/emails. Wednesday April 4 – via … Read more

Saturday Afternoon WX

Twitter report of hail in Vilas, along with strong storms In Valle Crucis looking toward Boone 5:25pm Numerous hail reports from Boone- 5:34pm Via twitter … Read more

421 Fire

2:49pm- Report of wildfire burning on the side of a embankment right beside the road on 421 just past the turn onto the Parkway to … Read more

Meat Camp/Pottertown Response

Getting a lot of questions via facebook/twitter about medical/emergency response in Meat Camp/Pottertown area. Due to a gunshot wound a helicopter is being dispatch to … Read more

105 Wreck

Report of wreck on 105 between Boone Paint and Ross Chrysler. Bad traffic back ups update via twitter 2:32pm – @WataugaRoads looked like 3 cars. … Read more

Double Vehicle Wreck 421

Double vehicle wreck at Bynum Trivette Road and 421 south in Deep Gap, cars are in the road, use caution. Wreck is now cleared – … Read more

Sunday March 25 Reports

Updated list of flooding or other conditions as they come in throughout the day. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect from noon until midnight … Read more

Boone Mall 321 Entrance Blocked

Per scanner information the entrance to the Boone Mall from 321 is being blocked off due to flooding – 4:20pm [mappress mapid=”47″]

Saturday Storms

12:30- already seeing storms firing off in Avery, Wilkes and Grayson County, Va 12:50pm – Storms entering western part of Watauga from the south now … Read more

105 Wreck

9:40pm – Report of nasty accident on 105 at Hess (Wilco) gas station in town. Traffic being slightly detoured

Accident Bethel Road

Highway 321 is reportedly closed at Watauga River bridge to allow WINGS Air Rescue to respond to a wreck involving a motorcycle and another vehicle. … Read more

Road Work/Projects March 19-23

*Updated Friday March 22* With spring officially here road work and projects around the area are starting to get into full swing. Here’s a day … Read more

Traffic Accident 321

Accident at the Boone Mall stop light blocking all traffic headed towards Blowing Rock. – 4:05pm All of the area around the mall a real … Read more

Wednesday Weather Updates

Scattered storms starting to fire off in Ashe County right now – 2pm

Afternoon Weather Reports

Hail reports came into the Facebook page from Boone and Vilas in the 1 and 2 pm hours. Here’s a picture from Boone around 1:20pm … Read more

Blowing Rock Road Work

One lane on Blowing Rock Road near Blockbuster heading toward campus due to town of Boone working

194 Paving

Paving is taking place this week on some sections of 194 between Valle Crucis and Matney. According to a worker with Maymead they are planning … Read more

Saturday Rainbows

The facebook and twitter pages received several rainbow pictures from Saturday afternoon. Here’s some of them. You can find more pictures from March here. Photo … Read more