Brown To Be at Carolina Mountains Literary Festival


Young Adult novelist, Jaye Robin Brown, former Burnsville resident and Mitchell High School teacher  is one of 30 authors giving free readings and discussions at the Carolina Mountains Literary Festival in Burnsville on September 7-9,2017.  Registration is required for Friday night's (more)

Mitchell High FFA Potato Field Day


Mitchell High FFA (Future Farmers of America) has been working in conjunction with NC State University and Mitchell County Cooperative Extension to grow an investigative crop of potato varieties in the western region of North Carolina.  As a result of this partnership, on August 3, (more)

Appalachian Java Grand Re-Opening


Appalachian Java held their Grand Re-Opening Friday morning, August 11th. A crowd of people joined new owners Calvin and Angie Rash and Yancey Chamber of Commerce's Ginger Johnson for the ribbon cutting. WKYK  broadcast  the event live. Click on pic for more.