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)

Habitat Children Awarded Scholarships


“I am excited about seeking a college degree and starting to build my life into the career I have always dreamed about.  Before my mother and I moved into our new Mitchell-Yancey Habitat for Humanity home, I worried I would struggle to get to college.”                                                      (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.