School Bus Driver Training

School bus driver training will be offered on the Newland campus of Mayland Community College October 29-31. Classes run from 8:30-3:30 each day. Before attending the class, anyone who is … Read more…

Local Missing Man Found

High Country resident Mark Byrd was found Sunday after an intensive search by the facebook community and area officials. Byrd was reported missing Wednesday, after he failed to pick up … Read more…

Old WHS On Fire

Possible delays on highway 105 as the old Watauga High School is on fire. 4:56pm – Working fire in auditorium of old high school off Hwy 105 in Boone. Mutual … Read more…

Area School Closings

Watauga vs Wilkes Basketball games scheduled for today have been canceled due to weather. There will be no scheduled practices today – per WHS website Watauga County Schools substitute teacher … Read more…