Results 1 - 20 of 511 in Ashe County, NC

  1. Ashe County wreck reportRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The following accidents that occurred between Oct. 5 and Oct. 11 were reported by the N.C. Highway Patrol and are considered public record.

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  2. Commissioners updated on new ambulance serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Almost four months have passed since Ashe Medics became the county's ambulance service provider and judging from Director Craig Sullivan's presentation to the Ashe County Board of Commissioners and board members subsequent comments, the transition couldn't have gone any smoother.

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  3. Tugfest scheduled for this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... d food items will receive a free cake walk ticket. In addition, a raffle will be held for a quilt donated by the Ashe County Quilt Guild. Raffle tickets will be available at the entrance.

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  4. County agrees to settle lawsuit over landfill expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Ashe County has agreed to the terms of a settlement regarding a pending lawsuit with Mooresville-based Hunter Construction Group, Inc. The Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to accept the terms of a legal settlement between the County and Hunter Construction, the firm contracted to expand the Ashe County Landfill in 2009, at the conclusion of ... (more)

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  5. Sheriff provides update on several meth casesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    On the heels of an early morning meth lab bust in Warrensville on Wednesday, Oct. 15, Ashe County Sheriff James Williams updated the media on several other cases involving methamphetamine, which were reported in the Jefferson Post over the past several months.

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  6. Huskies drop Cards, 48-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    East Wilkes' Chris Ward runs to the left before getting tackled by Ashe County's Tristen Jones and Alex Richardson during Friday night's game in West Jefferson. East Wilkes' Chris Ward runs to the left before getting tackled by Ashe County's Tristen Jones and Alex Richardson during Friday night's game in West Jefferson.

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  7. Museum's annual meeting is Tuesday, Oct. 21 in WJRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The annual meeting of the Museum of Ashe County History will take place beginning at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 21 in Hensley Hall at West Jefferson United Methodist Church.

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  8. Elkin sweeps cross country championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... Conference meet. Tedder finished fifth with a time of 17:47.4. Taylor Kripps leads a pack on the campus of Ashe County High School during the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference meet Wednesday. Kripps finished fifth with a time of 22:12.2. Taylor ...

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  9. Controlled burn planned in Ashe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Because controlled burns are largely weather-dependent, the burn could occur any time between November and early December when the weather is appropriate.

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  10. Ashe County wins MVAC TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The first step in postseason success started on a high note for the women's golf team, winning the Mountain Valley Conference Tournament and sweeping the top two MVAC season awards.

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  11. Elkin tops at MVAC meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    The Elkin men and women both brought back Mountain Valley Athletic Conference cross country titles from Ashe County Wednesday night. The Elkin men and women both brought back Mountain Valley Athletic Conference cross country titles from Ashe County Wednesday night.

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  12. 4,079 lose power during Tuesday stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Heavy rains and strong winds bore down on Ashe County and most of western North Carolina throughout the day and most of the evening on Tuesday, Oct. 14. The NWS confirmed an EF1 tornado touched down in Caldwell County, six miles southeast of Lenoir, at 3:20 a.m. Wednesday morning, Oct. 15. Approximately 3.45 inches of rain fell in West Jefferson, ... (more)

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  13. 'Southern Justice' on Nat Geo shows local kids some cussin' copsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Examiner.com

    Have you watched "Southern Justice" on National Geographic Channel? A new episode aired on Wednesday night at 9 p.m. The show follows the Sullivan County Sheriff's Department in Tennessee and the Ashe County Sheriff's Department in North Carolina. It's a great show, and it's quite interesting to local viewers of these two counties.

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  14. Meth lab bust in WarrensvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Ashe County Sheriff's deputies, along with agents from the State Bureau of Investigation's narcotics unit, arrested a Warrensville man early Wednesday morning and charged him with manufacturing methamphetamine and possession of meth-making chemicals.

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  15. Ashe Dems officially open new digsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held at the new headquarters of the Ashe County Democratic Party on a wet and stormy Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 14. The party's new headquarters are located in the space formerly occupied by Ashe Retro Toys in downtown West Jefferson, beside the newly-opened and operational Boondocks Brew Haus.

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  16. Ashe County wreck reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The following accidents that occurred between Sept. 28 and Oct. 4 were reported by the N.C. Highway Patrol and are considered public record.

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  17. My response to 'I can't help but wonder'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    First of all, contrary to what was stated in a Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014 letter to the editor, my opponent Phyllis Critcher has NEVER worked in the Ashe County Register of Deeds office.

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  18. Ashe County Harvest for the Homeless is Oct. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Ashe County Coalition for the Homeless and Hospitality House are teaming up for Ashe County's first Harvest for the Homeless campaign.

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  19. Slideshow: Autumn in Ashe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Slideshow: Autumn in Ashe County

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  20. Slideshow: Autumn in Ashe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    Slideshow: Autumn in Ashe County

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