Bailey Mountain Cloggers To Host Cadence Clogging Competition


The Bailey Mountain Cloggers of Mars Hill University will host a Cadence Clogging Competition February 21, at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium. The competition will include several teams from throughout the eastern U.S. Teams will be competing for their chance to dance in the National Cadence Competition held in April 2015. (more)
Ashley McKenzie

Two MCC Art Students Receive Penland Scholarships


Mayland Community College Associate in Arts students Ashley McKenzie and Leaha Glover received scholarships to attend classes at Penland School of Crafts during the 2014 summer. Both Mayland students were able to choose a class at Penland and received a stipend for supplies thanks to the Samuel L. Phillips Family Foundation Scholars Endowment. (more)

Duke Energy Offers Helping Hand


Duke Energy is now offering energy makeovers for homes for income-qualified Duke Energy homeowners. The Helping Home Fund is a $20 million program approved by the NC Utilities Commission during the 2013 Duke Energy Progress and Duke Energy Carolinas rate cases. The program is administered by (more)