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)

Massive One Day Sale at Verizon Wireless


Verizon Wireless Center in Burnsville will hold a massive one day sale on Saturday April 26th.  The sale is while supplies last. The Yancey CountySheriff's Department will be there with Identi-Kid and the Burnsville Fire Department will be there from 11 to 2 with a fire truck and an ambulance for tours. Verizon Wireless Center is located in the Fox Shopping Center on the Burnsville Bypass.