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EbenConcepts Offers Medicare Educational Seminar

EbenConcepts is hosting a Medicare Educational Seminar to be held at The Harvest
Market Restaurant in Bakersville on May 25th, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. If you can’t attend this seminar another one will be offered at The Twisted Laurel located in Spruce Pine at Grassy Creek on June 22nd, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. There is no cost to you and a complimentary dinner will be provided.  You may bring one other person with you to the meeting.  Please call EbenConcepts at (828) 765-3499 to make reservations for this informative seminar.  The event is for educational purposes only.

Yancey Hospice and Palliative Care Named a 2017 Hospice Honors Elite Recipient

Hospice of Yancey County d/b/a Yancey Hospice and Palliative Care has been named a 2017 Hospice Honors Elite recipient by Deyta Analytics, a division of HEALTHCAREfirst, the leading provider of Web-based home health and hospice software, outsourced billing and coding services, and advanced analytics. Hospice Honors is a prestigious program that recognizes hospices providing the highest level of (more)

Emma Peterson Honored at Hardees in Burnsville

Friday, May 12th was a milestone day for Emma Peterson at Hardees's of Burnsville.  She was presented with a special award by Wanda Proffitt, EDC Director and recognition my Theresa Coletta, Mayor of Burnsville and by Bill Clark, Hardee's Mountain Star Franchisee. (more)

BB Overstock Liquidations Ready to Serve Our Community

There's a new place in Burnsville that has only been here about 6 months and  you are going to be surprised by what all you will find there.  BB's Overstock Liquidation is located  on Hwy 19E on the west side of town next to Premier Mountain Properties. The great thing about this store is you never know what you will find  (more)

Spruce Pine BRP Hosts Mitchell Students

Mitchell High Students from Mr. Greene's Welding classes and Mr. Pressley's Auto Services classes had the opportunity to tour the Spruce Pine BRP plant on Wednesday, May 3rd.  BRP Spruce Pine, which began operations in 1984, is part of the Marine Propulsion Division and manufactures components for BRP's Evinrude Marine Engines (more)

Pruitt Health Home First Yancey February Partner of the Month

Pruitt Health Home First Yancey announced that the February partner of the month was Missy Austin. Missy came to work with us back in 2012 She does a great job. She works hard and cares for lady that she takes care of. She goes out of her way to make    (more)

Baker Center for Primary Care Offers Walk-in Clinic

Can you remember the last time you were sick and unable to schedule an appointment at your doctor's office? All too often, patients feel helpless and frustrated when they hear that their medical provider's next available appointment is more than two weeks out. In response to patient feedback, on Monday, April 3, 2017, the Baker Center for Primary Care will begin offering same day acute (more)

Knife and Fork Featured in Our State Magazine

(Article in Our State Magazine)Some might scratch their heads at the existence of a farm-to-table restaurant in a town with just over 2,000 residents, but to chef Nate Allen, Knife and Fork’s location in Spruce Pine makes perfect sense. “We’re really in an agricultural promise land here,” Allen says. The restaurant’s proximity to so many of its farmers allows for an (more)

Mitchell Welding and Drafting Students Tour Altec

Mitchell High School students enrolled in Welding and Drafting courses toured the Burnsville Altec facility on March 28th and 29th.   The visit began with presentations from the general manager, human resources manager, a plant design engineer, and the certified (more)

New Ladies Boutique Opens in Spruce Pine

Spruced Boutique is a warm and inviting boutique located in the heart of downtown Spruce Pine with a unique collection of women's clothing, jewelry, accessories, and gifts. David and Julene Roe decided they wanted to go into business. After several months of looking around, (more)

Grand Opening of Spruce Pine Salvation Army Store

Thursday was the Grand Opening of the Spruce Pine Salvation Army store located on Hwy 226 in the shopping center behind KFC. Pictured above are (left to right) Jessica Silvers, Mary McCurry, Tammy Renfro and Manager Stacie Peterson. Everyone is invited to come by.