A helicopter picks up water from an area pond for use in fighting Lost Cove Fire on December 26, 2021.
Area children and adults braved soggy conditions during Halloween weekend to collect candy and trick-or treat at community events, including Newland's Treat Street and Banner Elk's Trunk-or-Treat. The following is a collection of images from the Halloween festivities.
NEWLAND — Avery County High School held its 2021 Homecoming Parade on a sunny Friday afternoon on September 24. The following are images from the event. Photos by Marisa Mecke.
The Rail Report project celebrates Luke Winkelmann's North Carolina roots as he puts snowboarding on display at Lees-McRae College in Banner Elk, NC. An unlikely place to ride in it's own right, Luke, Judd Henkes and Alex Caccamo pushed the boundaries of their own creativity without the big …