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WNC Service Groups Supports MCC Program

Pictured from left to right are MCC’s Adult Education Recruiter Joyce Boone presenting the "Partner-in Education-and Employment" certification signifying the valued partnership between the local business and the Mayland Community College Adult Education/GED® program to David Whitson of WNC Service Groups. WNC Service Groups in Spruce Pine is participating in Mayland (more)

Subway Helps Schools

Local SUBWAY® restaurants in Western North Carolina have teamed with Huddle Inc. High School Ticket Program for the 2014-2015 school year. Through the partnership, SUBWAY® restaurants will help 30 high schools in a 15-county area* save more than $20,000 in school event ticket printing costs (more)

State Employees Credit Union Continuing Ed Scholarship Program

The State Employees Credit Union Foundation in 2012 established a Continuing Education Scholarship Program to help remove financial barriers for students seeking to gain new and/or upgrade current job-related skills. This scholarship is available to assist students who enroll in certain Economic and Workforce Development Program classes at Mayland Community College. These programs (more)

Burleson Plumbing Partner in Education

Pictured from left to right are Co-Owner of Burleson Plumbing and Heating Kenny Burleson accepting the "Partner-in Education-and Employment" certification signifying the valued partnership between the local organization and the Mayland Community College Adult Education/GED® program from MCC’s Adult Education Recruiter Joyce Boone. (more)

BRHS Welcomes Dr. Alex Chappelear

Blue Ridge Regional Hospital is pleased to introduce Alex Chappelear, DO, to its team of physicians.  Dr. Chappelear is board certified in Family Medicine. “As our nation and many of our communities are experiencing a shortage of primary care physicians, we welcome Dr. Chappelear and his commitment to providing quality care in rural communities,” said Will Wantland, Practice (more)

Mike Brown Ford Subaru Grand Opening Celebration

Mike Brown Ford-Subaru would like invite you to their Grand Opening Celebration, which runs thru August 2nd.  A Grand Opening Reception and Facility Tour was held Tuesday with a ribbon cutting featuring local dignataries. EDC Chairman Bill Slagle praised Mike Brown for the (more)

Pine Valley Motel Partners with MCC

The Pine Valley Motel is participating in Mayland Community College’s Adult Education/GED® program Partner-in Education and Employment Program. The College appreciates the dedication and professional partnership developed between the local business and Mayland. Each community partner assists Mayland in sharing the word regarding Adult Education Programs and supports Mayland (more)

ARHS Offers New Surgical Options

Watauga Medical Center (WMC), part of Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS), has recently added several new surgical options - hip arthroscopy, facial reconstruction (plastic surgery), spine and complicated hernia repairs. Joan Messner, BSN, MHA, CNOR, Director of Surgical Services at ARHS said "I am proud to work for a (more)

Mike Brown Ford Subaru to Provide Car for Mitchell Teacher of the Year

The administration, faculty and staff of the Mitchell County School system would like to congratulate the following instructors for being named Teachers of the Year.  These individuals exemplify excellence in education and MCS is very fortunate to have them.  They were chosen (more)

WNC Rentals Expanding To Mars Hill and Weaverville

WNC RENTALS and Property Management is expanding its operation into Mars Hill, Weaverville area. Currently based in Spruce Pine, WNC RENTALS is operating successful and groundbreaking “Rent to Sell” real estate model. (more)

Bob Timberlake Recognition Day (more)

Mitchell County EDC and Buck Stove Corporation has a "Day of Recognition" for Bob Timberlake on Tuesday