Latest Updates


Fall Festival and Car Show- Postponed Until 9/30

This event has been postponed due to a death in the church and will now be held 9/30 Fairview Baptist Church will be having a fall festival and car show Saturday September 23rd starting at 4pm . There will be dune buggies, side-by-sides, cars, and trucks for everyone to enjoy looking at. Live gospel bluegrass music by the Rock Creek Ramblers. Free hamburgers and hot dogs with all the fixings. ...(more)


Connect @ Your Library

Library hours are Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9a.m. to 5p.m. Tuesday and Thursday 9a.m. to 7p.m. Saturday hours are 10a.m. to 1p.m. Donations: The library is accepting donations of relatively new, clean books. Please DO NOT leave donations in the book drop. Bring them to the circulation desk or drop them off at the Book Cellar Annex on the square. Donations in the book drop overstuff the box and ...(more)


8th Annual Mayland Black Jar Honey Contest

Come out and help decided the best tasting honey in Mitchell, Avery and Yancey counties and help support the association’s mission to help bees and beekeepers in our tri-county area. WNC honey has won numerous international awards and is known for its rare and varietal flavors. Our area boasts honey from the rare sourwood tree, tulip poplar, basswood, spring fruit flowers, and so much ...(more)


13th Annual Justice Forum

Watch Party will be held at Cross Street Commerce Center, 31 Cross Street, Spruce Pine, NC 28777. This will be Pisgah’s 13th annual Justice Forum featuring Matthew Desmond, Pulitzer Prize Winner-Poverty Abolitionist-Bestselling Author OCTOBER 17, 2023- 6:30 pm Light food and drink provided. REGISTER TODAY! To learn more, contact Maxine at (828) 463-3109 or ...(more)


Free Help with Wills & Powers of Attorney

FREE LEGAL SERVICES in AVERY, MITCHELL & YANCEY COUNTIES Free Help with Wills & Powers of Attorney For Low-income Homeowners & Low-Income Parents of Minor Children and Seniors who rent a home TO APPLY: Apply online at or by phone at (828) 253-0406 or submit your name and number to Questions? Call (828) 688-7113 Pisgah Legal Services ...(more)

Yancey Chamber of Commerce Director Resigns

Yancey County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Christy Wood has tendered her resignation to the Chamber Board Chair and to the Yancey County Travel and Tourism Board. Wood began the position in October of 2020.Yancey Chamber of Commerce Bard Chairperson Kem Muller said in a press release, “It pains me to have to communicate this information, and is with great sadness, that I let you ...(more)


Ribbon Cutting for Family Medicine Office in Spruce Pine

The Clinic of Joshua Newton, PA-C held their ribbon cutting on Friday morning, September 22nd. The clinic has been open since August 8 and is located 167 Locust St, Suite 216,  in Spruce Pine. ( in the Dave Wylie Building above DT’s Blue Ridge JAVA and Cafe. ...(more)