Burnsville Little Theater Performs Harvey at Parkway Playhouse


Parkway Playhouse will be presenting the Burnsville Little Theater’s production of Harvey, by Mary Chase, on April 25th and 26th at 7:30pm with a 3:30pm matinee on April 27th. Tickets for this production are available at Parkway Playhouse’s box office, as well as from members of the Burnsville Little Theatre Group. Box Office hours at Parkway Playhouse for 2014 are Thursdays, (more)

MHU Student Wins National History Paper Contest


Jacob Ashley, a senior history major at Mars Hill University, was one of 28 members of Alpha Chi Honor Society who received prizes for the best scholarly, creative or artistic presentations in their fields at the recent Alpha Chi National convention March 27-29, 2014. Ashley, a resident of Asheboro, NC, received the Walden S. Freeman Prize in American History for his paper, (more)

Market on Oak Book Signing April 26th


Local author, Haskell Davis, will be holding a book signing to promote his book, “The Unmarked Grave.”  The book is a true story of romance, love, faith, deceit, and tragedy surrounding the lives of Charlie and Frankie Silver, a young mountain couple and their families. They were a happy little family in the isolated Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina.  (more)