Greene and Sudduth Recognized


The last official business meeting for the Spruce Pine Rotary Club President, Janie DeVos, was Thursday, June 5.  One of her favorite things to do is award Rotary Stars to Rotarians who exemplify the meaning of service above self.  Doug Sudduth and Ruby Greene (more)

SOAR Shapes a Student Leader at MCC


Moving from foster home to foster home, a ward of the state, Daryl Byrd did not envision himself as a future college student or a leader. By age 17 he had dropped out of high school and had three misdemeanors and a felony on his record. “I was really good at making bad decisions,” Byrd admits. Working as a landscaper instilled in him a strong work ethic and a desire to do something (more)

Burnsville Wine and ... To Hold TVG Wine Tasting


Benefit wine tasting for the Traditional Voices Group (RiddleFest). Friday, August 1 from 4-6:00 at the Burnsville Wine and..... on West Main Street. Tickets are $10 and may be purchased at the Chamber of Commerce or at the stage on the Square during the Crafts Fair on Friday. Hor d'ouvres included. Beer and wine for purchase. Entertainment by Ragged but Right and others.