News from Appalachian State University

BOONE, NC (September 28, 2016)...News from Appalachian State University. Appalachian State University professor Joseph Bathanti receives the North Carolina Award for Literature By: Megan Hayes BOONE—Appalachian State University professor of…

Utility scammers up their game

RALEIGH, NC (September 28, 2016)...In this scam, crooks pretend to represent an electric or gas utility company. They threaten to cut off your utility service unless allegedly overdue bills are paid immediately. And they’re at it again,…

2016 General Election voting information

LENOIR, NC (September 27, 2016)…The 2016 General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. All precinct polling sites will be open from 6:30 a.m. until 7:30 p.m. on Election Day. To check your registration status or polling place,…

Artwork Submissions Sought by Caldwell Hospice

LENOIR, NC (September 27, 2016)…Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care (CHPC) is seeking submissions for its 2016 Christmas Card. For 34 years, CHPC has helped area patients and families face life’s most difficult journey—the end of life. As…