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  • App State announces five-year contract extension for Satterfield

    Appalachian State football and head coach Scott Satterfield announced on Friday that the two have agreed to a five-year contract extension that runs through the 2021 season. Signing a new deal in 2015 that ran through 2020, the Appalachian State Board of Trustees approved the new contract during a...
  • Moogfest 2017: what we’re looking forward to

    Formerly held in Asheville, Moogfest is a yearly festival based in North Carolina that combines performances from cutting-edge electronic artists at night with a technology conference during the day. This year Moogfest will take place from the 18-21 in it’s new home in Durham, with talks and performances that touch on...
  • Savage will not return as App State softball coach

    Appalachian State University announced on Tuesday that they have decided not to renew the contract of softball head coach Janice Savage after her three seasons at the helm. Savage was hired on July 11, 2014, and led the Mountaineers through the first three seasons as a Sun Belt conference...
  • Best of Boone 2017

    Best hamburger: Comeback Shack Best pizza: Capone’s Best coffee shop: Espresso News Best taco: The TApp Room Best drink deal: $2 Coronas at TApp on Wednesdays Best breakfast: Melanie’s Best place to buy produce: Watauga County Farmer’s Market Best dessert: App Cookie Co. Best BBQ: Woodlands Best wings: The...
  • Man shot after reported home invasion

    Boone police found a man suffering a gunshot wound that was not life-threatening at 195 Green Street after responding to a reported home invasion Wednesday at approximately 9:37 p.m., according to a police report. According to the report the male resident reported shooting the suspect after he forced entry...
  • Boone police arrest three suspects in connection to armed robbery

    Boone police responded to a reported armed robbery at 137 Stoneybrook Court on Thursday. According to the police report, they took three suspects into custody in connection with the robbery. The suspects and their charges are as follows: Isaiah Scott Beck, 18, charged with two counts of Felony Robbery...
  • Along for the ride

    As the final game of each season concludes, the stat sheet can reveal why a team meets or falls short of expectations. However, most will overlook a stat that is unmeasurable: the leadership that brings a team together. Following a loss during her junior season, App State women’s basketball...
  • App State student Tyler Hardin Elected President of UNCASG

    For the 46th session of the University of North Carolina Association of Student Governments, the UNC System’s 17 student body presidents, and each of their three delegates, elected Appalachian State University’s own Tyler Hardin as their new president. After earning 75 percent of the votes, Hardin is now the...
  • New Vice Chancellor for Student Development J.J. Brown

    J.J. Brown left The University of Tennessee, where he spent over 15 years as both a student and administrator to work for Appalachian State University in 2010. He said the move was to “spread his wings” and add his skills in student development to a university where he already...
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