Sharyn McCrumb Takes Readers on Gravesite Visit


In December 1831, Charlie Silver was killed in a log cabin on the Carolina frontier, and his wife, charged with the crime, became the first woman hanged for murder in the state of North Carolina. Sharyn McCrumb invites you to join her an intimate afternoon, as she discusses the 4-years of research into the facts behind the legend, an adventure that took her from western NC to Scotland Yard to (more)

Mitchell Soccer Coach Speaks to SP Rotary


On Thursday, April 28, Meredith Hoilman, Mitchell High School's Girl's Soccer Coach, was the guest speaker at the weekly meeting of the Rotary Club of Spruce Pine. She introduced Caitlin Duncan, one of her current players and Erin Ward, one of her future players. Through Meredith's coaching organization, she was introduced to a sports group that assisted soccer teams with overseas (more)

Open House & Ribbon Cutting Event


Smoky Ridge Health & Rehabilitation, formerly known as Brookside Rehabilitation & Care, will have an Open House and Ribbon Cutting to unveil their new transitional care unit, hospice annex and celebrate their name change on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 12:00 noon-2:30 pm at 310 Pensacola Road, Burnsville, NC.There will be (more)