The Quiltmaker Opens May 2nd at Parkway Playhouse


Parkway Playhouse’s 69th Mainstage season will open on May 2, with the quirky and eccentric screwball comedy The Quiltmaker, written by Abingdon, Virginia based playwright Catherine Bush.  Performances are all at Parkway Playhouse’s historic venue located at at 202 Green Mountain Drive in Burnsville, North Carolina; a mountain community located north of Asheville.  (more)

Gouge To Host Color Run


Gouge Elementary School will be hosting My School Color Run on May 30th.    This is a 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run. This course goes through the town of Bakersville.   Registration will begin at 9am and the 5K will begin at 10amfollowed by the Fun Run.  Throughout the course, (more)

Bakersville Comm Health Ctr Earns National Recognition


The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) has announced that Bakersville Community Health Center of Mitchell County has received NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated care and long-term, participative relationships. The NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home is a model of (more)