Yancey Senior Center Prom


On Friday, June 25th Yancey County Senior Center held the first ever Yancey Senior Prom and Health Fair.  The Theme was “A Night in Paris”. The event was sponsored by Mountain Manor ALF, Smoky Ridge Skilled Nursing Facility, Yancey House ALF, and Yancey Hospice and (more)

Welding Graduates Enter Workforce


Zack Gibbs and Aaron Dugger found a career that is satisfying and pays well. The Mayland Community College Welding graduates entered the workforce after receiving training through MCC’s welding programs. Both took classes while in high school and enrolling at the college. Gibbs says he took a hobby that he did with his father and turned it into a career.
 “I figured (more)

Mike Brown Ford Subaru Blood Drive


There will be a  blood drive held at Mike Brown Ford Subaru in Spruce Pine on August 2nd from 1:30 to 6. This is an urgent drive as the Red Cross is low and is asking for as many donors possible. Mike Brown Ford Subaru is located on Hwy 226 South in Spruce Pine. For more information call 765-1200.