‘Not a good situation’

‘Not a good situation’

TODD-Out with the old and in with the new.That was the order of the night in Todd as community members voted to sack remaining Todd Volunteer Fire &am...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Osborne due back in court Nov. 16

JEFFERSON-A former Ashe County Parks and Recreation employee accused of secretly trying to film two females at a Family Central changing area in April...

October 17th, 2017 |  


The peculiar case of Michael Scarlett

The peculiar case of Michael Scarlett

BAYBORO-Today, Michael Scarlett contemplates life behind three concrete walls and a set of swollen steel bars.He’s remained in his state maintai...

October 16th, 2017 |  


CWW offers mobile health solution to its customers

WILKESBORO — Carolina West Wireless, the premier wireless carrier in western North Carolina, has announced that it has launched offer a Mobile H...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Creston couple charged in drug bust

Creston couple charged in drug bust

JEFFERSON-A Creston couple are facing charges following an Oct. 3, narcotics bust, according to Ashe County Sheriff Terry Buchanan.That’s accord...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Report: Coal rolling harmful to environment, overall health

Report: Coal rolling harmful to environment, overall health

WEST JEFFERSON-If you have resided in Ashe County long enough, you have likely had a smelly run-in with one of the High Country’s undocumented &...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Ashe County Wreck Report Oct. 4 – Oct. 10

Ashe County Wreck Report Oct. 4 – Oct. 10

ASHE COUNTY — The following accidents that occurred between Oct. 4 and Oct. 12 were reported by the North Carolina Highway Patrol and are consid...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Roland due back in court on animal abuse charges

ASHE COUNTY-A Glendale Springs man, who is accused of denying sustenance to various breeds of dogs and failing to properly dispose of their remains on...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Ashe County Arrest Report Oct. 6-11

Ashe County Arrest Report Oct. 6-11

ASHE COUNTY — The following individuals were arrested and booked in the Ashe County Detention Center Friday, Oct. 6 through Wednesday, Oct. 11. ...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Fall fun awaits High Country families

Fall fun awaits High Country families

ASHE COUNTY-Looking for something fun to do this fall?Ashe County has you covered.From pumpkin festivals and corn mazes to haunted houses and trick-or...

October 10th, 2017 |