Toe River Arts Fall Group Show Winners


The Toe River Arts Council ended its month-long regional exhibition on Saturday, November 4 at their Spruce Pine Gallery, located at 269 Oak Avenue. This display featured over 80 diverse works submitted by local Mitchell-Yancey county artists and those from Asheville, Mt. Airy, Cary (more)

Outstanding Teachers Chosen for NCCAT Training


Elaine Boone, a trustee of NCCAT, had the pleasure to present a box of cookies from the North Carolina Center of the Advancement of Teachers to two outstanding teachers, Dawn Silver and Stacy Carver at East Yancey Middle School. Last week Dawn and Stacy traveled with teachers (more)

Mission Named in Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals


Mission Hospital has been recognized, for a remarkable twelfth time, as one of the nation’s Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals for 2018 by the respected IBM Watson Health (previously known as Truven Health Analytics), a leader in assessing clinical quality and value-based care. A wide range of objective data focusing on patient outcomes, institutional efficiency, and fiscal (more)