Ashe County Commissioner Gerald Price stepped down from his place on the dais to address the Board of Commissioners and county citizens, during the public comment portion of the board's regular meeting on Monday, Aug. 18.
The Ashe County Board of Commissioners were schooled in “piggybacking” and learned about savings to the county and local veterans at their regular meeting on Monday, Aug. 18.
Everyone is invited to come out to enjoy a great day outdoors and join the fun at the “Family Fun Horse Show” this Saturday, Aug. 23.
The following are collision reports posted by the N.C. Highway Patrol in Ashe County and are considered public record.Aug. 4Jefferson
July 28Pamela Renee Eller, 30, of Jefferson was charged with misdemeanor child abuse and assault with a deadly weapon. Bond was set at $4,500. Eller was released later that day.July 29
Julian Price Memorial Park provides exceptional High Country recreational opportunities including, beautiful streams, waterfalls, a 47 acre lake, the largest campground on the Blue Ridge Parkway and miles of trails.
The N. C. Department of Transportation and the Governor's Highway Safety Program have officially kicked off the Labor Day “Booze It & Lose It” campaign, which runs through Sept. 1.
Tractor-trailer drivers winding their way through Ashe County would be wise to proceed with extreme caution and care.
Gabrien (center) was the overall winner of the 2014 Jefferson Post Cutest Kids Contest.
American Emergency Vehicles (AEV) has purchased the Gates Corporation facility in Jefferson.AEV President and CEO Mark Van Arnam made the announcement of the acquisition in a statement released Wednesday, Aug. 15.
Beginning in the fall 2014 semester, Wilkes Community College will offer a new animal science program.
The 2014 Todd Community Preservation Organization (TCPO) Summer Music Series continues this Saturday, Aug. 16 at Cook Memorial Park in Todd, when The Tillers take to the stage at 6 p.m.
July 21Toni Leigh Wilson, 31, of Warner Robbins, Georgia, was charged with trafficking and conspiring to sell methamphetamine. Bond was set at $1,000,000. Wilson has not been released.
A portion of one of the most popular thoroughfares in the High Country and the state has reopened to traffic at just the right time.
This year's Heart Walk promises to be exciting.The walk has been moved to Ashe County Park and will be held on Aug. 23, 2014.
Ashe County is losing a grocery store.Lowes Foods in West Jefferson will close its doors for good on Friday, Sept. 19, 2014.
The following are collision reports posted by the N.C. Highway Patrol in Ashe County and are considered public record.July 28Lansing
Black Jack's Pub and Grill recently received some statewide media attention.
July 14Robbie Charles Farmer, 32, of Creston was charged with assault on a female. Bond was set at $3,500. Farmer was released later that day.
A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 12,877,369 visitors to the Blue Ridge Parkway in 2013 spent $782,926,000 in communities near the park.That spending supported 11,283 jobs in adjacent communities.
Growing concerns over Boone's proposed water intake project along the South Fork of the New River, prompted members of the newly formed non-profit New River Advocates, Inc. to address the Ashe County Board of Commissioners at the board's...
One hundred years ago this month, the guns of August began firing across the European continent.
In the latest legal filing by Ashe County Commissioner Gerald Price against the Ashe County Sheriffs' Office and the State of North Carolina, the commissioner denies the reality of his existence and claims he was forced off his own property by...
The Wilkes Community College Small Business Center will offer seminars throughout its service area in the upcoming months.
What could be better than an evening in the mountains where the weather is cool, the people are friendly and artistic talent is abundant?