Thursday Apr 17
Vilas man arrested for DWI after a short chase
On Wednesday, shortly after 6:15 p.m., a Boone Police officer responded to a report of a suspected impaired driver on West King Street.
Child airlifted after wreck in Vilas
A 7-month-old child was airlifted from the scene of a Vilas car crash on Wednesday after the vehicle he was in flipped.
Madison Winebarger's Sweet 16 party dedicated to the hungry
When Madison Winebarger of Vilas, a sophomore at Watauga High School, celebrated her 16th birthday earlier this month, she was surrounded by dozens of family members and friends -- and lots of food.
No injuries reported
No injuries were reported when a car flipped over and landed on the parking lot of a group of restaurants at the intersection of Blowing Rock Road and Rivers Street on Wednesday afternoon.
Filing period ends, Brannon switches races
In an interesting move, Josh Brannon of Vilas earlier this week withdrew his candidacy for Dan Soucek's N.C. Senate seat and filed Friday as one of four Democratic candidates for the Fifth District seat in the U.S. House held by Republican Virginia Foxx.