A community group in Watauga County hopes to secure funding to address food insecurity a
3:53pm Feb 11, 2020Poverty Poverty Health & Safety
3:54pm Dec 04, 2019Environment Environment
Thoughts of Yuletide and climate change don’t usually go hand-in-hand, but the state’s Christmas trees are not immune to the threats.
5:39pm Sep 04, 2019Environment Environment
Grandfather Mountain supporters have broken ground on a new conservation campus. The Wilson Center for Nature Discovery expands the current Nature Museum.
6:04am Jul 23, 2018Environment Environment
Dozens of toxic plants, known as hogweed, have been found in Watauga County. It’s the same plant that gained national attention after a Virginia teen was severely burned because of the sap.
12:06pm Sep 07, 2017Health & Safety Health & Safety
A new community initiative is tackling childhood trauma in the Boone area.
5:11pm Sep 17, 2015Politics & Government Politics & Government
The State Board of Elections on Friday will consider disputed early voting plans in Guilford and Watauga counties.
3:50pm Jul 16, 2015Politics & Government Politics & Government
A familiar face will soon be returning to the Watauga County Board of Elections. The State Board of Elections has appointed a former Watauga board member involved in a lawsuit against them.
9:31am Jul 15, 2015Daily News Daily News
Judge Assigned To Greensboro Redistricting Lawsuit
11:39am Jun 22, 2015Politics & Government Politics & Government
The Boone town council moved to fill a vacancy on the board last week. And because a council member left her seat early, it changes the look of the local November ballot.
8:11pm Apr 22, 2015Politics & Government Politics & Government
Watauga County officials have been given the go-ahead to hire their controversial choice for elections director. But the state’s approval came with some advice.
5:11am Apr 06, 2015Politics & Government Politics & Government
There’s a new head of elections in Watauga County, and not everyone is happy with the pick.
2:06pm Feb 24, 2015Politics & Government Politics & Government
A new report examines the 50-year impact of an anti-poverty agency that targets the Appalachian counties in the U.S. and the results are mixed.