Mitchell County Schools is pleased to announce that Ryan Richardson, a 7th Grade Wrestler at Harris Middle School, has earned a slot on the 2014 North Carolina School Boy National Dual WrestlingTeam. Ryan will compete against some of the top wrestlers from across the nation at Warren Central High School in Indianapolis, Indiana June 4th - 8th. He is one of 16 wrestlers from our state to earn a slot as member of the team. Ryan will be wrestling at 136 lbs. The administration, faculty and staff of MCS would like to congratulate Ryan on this accomplishment and wish him the very best of luck in the summer competition.
2014 Highland Region Special Olympics Games with Avery - Mitchell and Madison Counties were represented. Pictured Chris Boone and Mitchell High Students assist Mitchell athlete Reggie Buchanan with Torch Lighting ceremony. (more pics)
Members of the Mitchell High wrestling team where honored on Tuesday at the school in Ledger with a ceremony to commemorate their 1A state dual-team championship for 2014. Members of the Mitchell County School Board and County Commission were on hand to join in the celebration of the numerous accomplishments made by the 32 young men who made up the team this past season. Mitchell won (more)