Over the last few decades, the United States’ relationship with Iraq has been tense, to say the least.
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6:48am May 18, 2018Education Education
4:14pm Mar 27, 2018Crime Crime Education News
A federal grand jury has indicted a Los Angeles man on money laundering charges involving Appalachian State University. Nearly $2 million was stolen from the school.
9:37am Jan 30, 2018Race Race
A tennis match between two local college teams ended on an ugly note over the weekend, and an Appalachian State player has now been suspended.
4:36pm Sep 05, 2017Education Education
Two local universities are part of a state mandated program to help improve student outcomes in low-performing public schools. They will open so-called “laboratory” schools next fall.
4:00pm Jul 28, 2017Economy Economy
The High Country is bursting with color as the wildflower season enters its full bloom.
10:00am Dec 23, 2016Science Science
An Appalachian State University professor has used an unusual and elusive fossil to learn important facts about the geological history of our region.
11:10am Nov 04, 2016Science Science
When you step into mud, it kind of slurps up between your toes. What if someone found your mud-slurping footprint 15,000 years from now?
Scientists have uncovered 15,000 year old fossil human footprints, with incredible, mud-slurping detail. What do they tell us about the people that lived there?
1:04pm Sep 23, 2016Science Science
The fall is a beautiful time of year here on the East Coast, and in North Carolina, we have a resident expert who has long been the go-to scientist for local leaf-peepers: Dr. Howard Neufeld, professor of biological sciences at Appalachian State University. He is learning how and why trees turn color in the fall, as well as why some turn red, while others turn yellow.
4:47pm Sep 14, 2016Politics & Government Politics & Government
A decision has been made on a controversial early voting site in Watauga County.
9:37am Sep 09, 2016Politics & Government Politics & Government
North Carolina elections officials have fashioned early voting schedules they hope comply with a federal court ruling this summer and ease long lines this fall in the presidential battleground stat
1:30pm Aug 05, 2016Science Science
Rock, once a seafloor of mud, sand, and pebbles, towers into the sky, only to erode away, becoming a new and different seafloor, layered like pages in a book.
Appalachian State University's Dr. Ellen Cowan reads these pages, most recently off the coast of Alaska. They tell the full story of geological changes on the continent, as written by glaciers over millions of years.
7:56am Aug 01, 2016Environment Environment
A team of Appalachian State University students is currently racing across the country in the solar-powered car they built.