Aaron Knight of Charlotte was traveling east on NC 88 West in a 2001 Dodge, when his vehicle…
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The following information was provided by the Ashe County Sheriff’s Office.
The following wreck reports have been released by the North Carolina Department of Public Safety in Ashe County.
Ashe County’s Planning Department was approved to accept a grant worth $14,000 through the North Carolina Department of Agriculture. The approval was given by the Ashe County Board of Commissioners in their meeting on March 19, and the grant is to prepare a farmland preservation plan for Ash…
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WILKESBORO — Wilkes Community College has announced the three 2017-2018 Chris Austin Memorial Scholarship recipients, and among them is Ashe County native Amber Parker.
Ashe County tennis lost to the Starmount Rams and the Watauga Pioneers on back to back days, March 15-16. Starmount won 5-3 over the Huskies, and the Pioneers beat Ashe County 7-2. Both matches were home matches for the Huskies.
At the end of the 2016-2017 cheer season, Stephanie Nichols thought her high school coaching career was over. She had worked for four years and was ready to continue her cheer journey with her competition teams and other ventures to come.
Ashe County scores for past games are in bold.
The public is in a surly mood. According to a January poll by Gallup, only 38 percent of Americans said they were satisfied with how well “the U.S. system of government works.” That’s down from 68 percent saying they were satisfied at the start of the 21st century, and 53 percent as recently…
After the victory of Donald Trump in 2016, the GOP held the Senate and House, two-thirds of the governorships and 1,000 more state legislators than they had on the day Barack Obama took office.
North Carolina has a law governing open meetings and public records, a law that is important in protecting citizens’ right to know how public employees and officials conduct the people’s business.
Our dad was a great man. He was a farmer who worked sunup to sundown to provide for his family. We were blessed and he shared those blessings with others. Whether it was taking oil to a family who had ran out, buying food for a family in need, plowing a driveway or just giving someone a big …