TRAC Receives National Award
The National Endowment for the Arts has awarded the Toe River Arts Council a grant of $75,000. TRAC was one of only five arts councils in the country to receive an award this year. The local project will promote the arts industry in Yancey and Mitchell Counties. TRAC Executive Director Denise Cook said "Through this grant we look forward to being able to make visible to the world what we know is an incredibly rich, diverse, and attractive arts community."