This morning, a Wilkes County man was found dead after apparently being hit in the head by a tree. Esau Roberts of
Emails are flying. Coffee houses are astir. Government and Chamber of Commerce boards are passing resolutions, organizing letter writing campaigns, building arguments and dialing telephones.
Jeff Virginia, a captain in the Watauga County Sheriff’s Office, has been selected to lead the new consolidated 911 communciations center starting July 1. Virginia was officially named Tuesday by County Manager Deron Geouque at a meeting of the Watauga County Board of Commissioners.