Growing Together -- A Photographic Study


Marthanna Yater presents a photography exhibition, “Growing Together—A photographic study of the evolution of twin sisters and a photographer documenting their lives,” August 13 through September 24,  at the Burnsville TRAC Gallery, located at 102 W. Main Street.  An opening reception, which welcomes the public, will be on August 13, from 5 to 7 pm. The twin sisters, (more)

MHU Student Afraid for Turkish Friends and Family


Selin Talay (pronounced like “Celine”), a rising junior at Mars Hill University, has plane tickets to go see her parents at Christmas time. And already, she is afraid. A native of Ankara, Turkey, Selin will be flying in to Istanbul Airport, the site of the recent bombing, claimed by Islamic State militants, which took the lives of 42 people and wounded 239 others. The attack was the (more)

Yummi Yarns Class to Make Shaw


Yummi Yarns has new colors of Gina and new colors of Nettle Grove. Myrna's class will meet twice to make this shawl. You will get started on Wednesday, August 10th, and meet again on Wednesday the 17th.(Both days from 10am until Noon) The cost is $20 for the 2 day class. You will receive a 10% discount on yarn for the class with your paid in advance class fee. The shaw can (more)