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The High Country Triple Crown Introduces “The Bonk – 2 Miles Downhill” and Registration for the Annual Running of The Knob

BOONE—The BlueCross and BlueShield of North Carolina Institute for Health and Human Services (IHHS), within the College of Health Sciences at Appalachian State University, announces a new component of the Triple Crown Series – “The Bonk.”

Solo piano works performed Sept. 18

BOONE—Works for the piano by Haydn, Schubert, Debussy and Chopin will be performed Sept. 18 at Appalachian State University.

Sept. 11 update regarding Anna Marie Smith

BOONE—Police continue the search for Anna Marie Smith, the Appalachian State University student who was reported missing by her roommate on Wednesday, Sept. 3. The State Bureau of Investigation is investigating jointly with University Police, and they are using every reasonable available measure, including interviews, forensic examination of records, surveillance video analysis, and location searches, to attempt to locate Anna Smith.

Sept. 10 update regarding search for Anna Marie Smith

BOONE—The Triad Bloodhounds organization from Kernersville searched several areas along the Blue Ridge Parkway this afternoon (Sept. 10) in the ongoing search for Appalachian State University student Anna Marie Smith of High Point who was reported missing on Sept. 3.

More than 96 percent of Winkler Hall demolition debris recycled

BOONE—It took only seconds in early June to reduce the 11-story Winkler Hall at Appalachian State University to dust and rubble. Now the former residence hall site provides temporary green space for students after 96 percent of the debris has been recycled.

Old Glory covers Kidd Brewer Stadium

BOONE—A 300-foot-long American flag carried by 300 volunteers covered the field at Kidd Brewer Stadium for the home opener football game Sept. 6 at Appalachian State University.

Appalachian remains No. 3 among top regional public universities in the South

BOONE—Appalachian State University is listed No. 3 among top regional public universities in the South and No. 9 among public and private universities in the South in U.S. News and World Report’s 2015 Best Colleges rankings.

Campus officials talk about missing Appalachian student, a recent campus assault and campus safety measures

BOONE—Appalachian State University officials talked today (Sept. 9) about two serious but seemingly unrelated incidents that have shaken campus in the past week.

Search continues for missing Anna M. Smith — New Information

The Appalachian State University Police Department and the State Bureau of Investigation along with other local, State and Federal agencies are now classifying Anna Marie Smith as a missing and possibly endangered person.

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