Liberty Hill Back to School Bash Big Success


Liberty Hill Baptist Church, located in the Estatoe community of Mitchell County, held its third annual Back-to-School Bash on Saturday, July 26, and approximately 1,500 people attended. Over 400 students from Mitchell, Yancey, Avery, McDowell, and surrounding counties received (more)

Bethel Christian Academy Enrollment Underway


Bethel Christian Academy is now enrolling new students for the 2014-2015 school year! Grades K-12th. Please, call (828)765-0510 for more information and to schedule a tour of the school!

Disabled American Veterans Fundraiser


The Disabled American Veterans are doing a fundraiser to help purchase a van to transport veterans to the VA hospitals in Asheville and Johnson City. Anyone who would like to help may send donations to  DAV, P.O. Box 868, Burnsville, NC 28714 or if you have questions call Jerry Miller, Commander, at 678-9369 or 208-2486.

Campground Worship Services


Campground Worship Services are being held at Carolina Hemlocks Campground every Sunday morning at 9 AM and at Black Mountain Campground every Sunday morning at 10 AM.

Tent Revival


There will be a Tent Revival in Avery county near the Green Valley Fire Department at 7:30 pm nightly Friday July 25th through Saturday August 2nd.  Rev. Wesley Ward will be preaching.  If anyone needs directions you may call 208-3469.

Vacation Bible School at Cherith Brook Baptist Church


Cherith Brook Baptist Church will be having Vacation Bible School starting Monday July 28th at 6:00pm.  The church is located on George's Fork Road.  All age groups are welcome.

Vacation Bible School at Belview Baptist Church


Belview Baptist Church in Newland will be having vacation bible school on July 28- August 1 from 6:30 - 8:30 pm. This years theme is "Join the winning team". Dinner will be provided each night. If you need more information please contact Pastor Mike Ricker at 828-385-2645.

Revival with Rev. Jimmy Arrowood


Revival starts at White Oak Creek Church July 28th at 7:00pm nightly with preaching by Rev. Jimmy Arrowood from Buladean.  Pastor Charles Carroll and the congregation welcomes all to attend.

Gospel Singing


Toe River Freewill Baptist Church in Huntdale will be having a singing Saturday August 2nd at 6:00pm featuring the group Work in Progress.  Pastor Bernie Jones and the congregation welcome all to attend.

Homecoming Service Featuring The Dixie Melody Boys


Grassy Creek Baptist Church will be having Homecoming on Sunday, August 3rd.  Special music will be provided by the Dixie Melody Boys.  Pastor Matthew Mills invites everyone to attend; service begins at 10:30am (we will not have Sunday School).  Grassy Creek Baptist is located on Highway 226 south of Spruce Pine across from Parkway Fire Department.  For more information call the church office at 765-4620.

Dixie Melody Boys at Grassy Creek Baptist


One of Gospel music’s most popular quartets, The Dixie Melody Boys, will be featured at theGrassy Creek Baptist Church, located in Spruce Pine, NC, on Sunday, August 3. The Quartet will share their unique, four-part harmony during the 10:30am service. (more)

The Edwards Family to Sing at Yancey Street Baptist


The Edwards Family will be at Yancey Street Baptist Church in Marion this Sunday, August 3 at 11 am. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Camp Meeting


There will be a Camp Meeting at Poplar Freewill Baptist Church Sunday August 3rd through Saturday August 9th starging at 2:30pm Sunday afternoon, then Monday through Saturday at 7:00pm.  Preaching will be: Trent Honeycutt, Junior Peterson, Ralph Hedrick, Dean Murphy, Russell Hughes, Terry Richardson, and Stanley McMahan.  Special singing nightly will include The Blairs, The Miller Family, Higgins Choir, Cherith Brook Choir, Fox Family and others.  Moderator Rev. Clifton McCurry invites everyone to attend.

Revival with Evangelist Randal Phillips


West Burnsville Church of God, located at 557 Westside Road in Burnsville, will be in revival beginning Sunday August 3rd through Wednesday August 6th at 10:00am and 6:00pm Sunday and at 7:000pm Monday through Wednesday.  Preaching will be Evangelist Randal Phillips.  For more information call Pastor Tim Campbell at 828-682-2437.

Homecoming at Belview Baptist Church


Belview Baptist Church in Newland will be having their homecoming service on Sunday August 10th. Sunday school at 10 am with worship service at 11 am. There will be a lunch to follow worship service.  Everyone is welcome to come and worship with us. For more information please contact Pastor Mike Ricker at 828-385-2645.

Revival with Rev. David Edwards


Calvary Baptist Church in Bakersville will hold revival services Monday August 11th- Thursday August 14th at 7:00 pm nightly with special singing and preaching by Rev. David Edwards. Everyone is invited!

Food Closet


Mt. Carmel Baptist Church in Spruce Pine is now offering a Food Closet, open the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 1:00pm-3:00pm for people in need.  For more information call 765-4966

Food Ministry for the Needy of All Counties


 Paint Gap Baptist Church is doing a food ministry for the needy.  The only requirement is that you or someone you know needs food.  All counties are welcome.  Please call ahead for pickup time at 828-689-4841 or 828-206-4841.

Full Gospel Food Pantry for Those In Need


The Full Gospel Food Pantry at South Toe Old Presbyterian Church will be open on Saturdays from 9:00am-12:00pm for those in need of food.  South Toe Old Presbyterian Church is located just past South Toe School Road. For more information call 284-0375.

The Full Gospel Food Pantry is asking for monetary dontations to help them buy the food from Manna Food Bank to help them feed hungry people in Yancey County.  Churches and individuals wishing to help with funding may send donations to Donna Randolph, Treasurer, P.O. Box 1832, Burnsville, NC 28714.