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Get Tickets Now for “Moana JR”

Moana JR is showing November 12, 13, 19 & 20 at 6:30 pm and November 14 & 21 at 3:00 pm at Parkway Playhouse located at 202 Green Mountain Drive, Burnsville, NC 28714. This thrilling and heartwarming...Read More

Medication Disposal Event at BRRH Oct. 23rd

Blue Ridge Regional Hospital is hosting a drive-thru medication disposal event on Saturday, October 23 from 10:00 am to noon. Follow the event signs on the campus of the hospital. If anyone is available to volunteer with...Read More

Connect @ Your Library

The library is now open to the public. Library hours are Monday through Friday 9a.m. to 5p.m. Saturday hours are 10a.m. to 1p.m. If you are feeling sick in any way, please do not use our      in-person...Read More

Happenings at the Spruce Pine Public Library

Silent Film Series Drive-In Reservations are necessary as space is limited. RSVP 828-765-4673 or October 16th – Ben Hur  “The film every Christian must see!” October 30th – The Phantom of the Opera  “A wild, weird, fantastic masterpiece…What...Read More

Medicare Open Enrollment Begins 10/15

Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey reminds Medicare beneficiaries to compare and evaluate their current plans and make necessary changes during the annual Open Enrollment Period.  Open Enrollment runs from October 15 through December 7.  SHIIP (Senior’s Health Insurance...Read More

NC Cooperative Extension News

MITCHELL COUNTY CENTER   Extension E-News October 2021   Celebrating National 4-H Week (October 4-9) National 4-H Week is an opportunity to highlight the remarkable 4-H youth around the country and in local communities and showcase the...Read More

Wonders and Realities At Burnsville Gallery

  Allison Edge, Wonders and Realities,  is September 25-October 23, 2021, Burnsville Community 2D Gallery “The more clearly we can focus our attention on the wonders and realities of the universe about us, the less taste we...Read More

Fall Medicine Cabinet Cleanout & Safe Disposal

The Mitchell-Yancey Substance Abuse Task Force, a program of Partners Aligned Toward Health (PATH), wants to remind you to clear out your medicine cabinet of expired and unused medications. According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health...Read More

First Annual Coat Drive

HOPE through Love food ministry will be holding its first annual coat drive Saturday October 23rd from 3pm – 6pm at Cane River Middle School. There will also be a meal provided. Everyone is welcome! Call Melissa...Read More

David Holt Honored With Bascom Lamar Lunsford Award

Grammy-winning entertainer David Holt is the recipient of this year’s Bascom Lamar Lunsford Award. The award has been given yearly since 1980 to “an individual who has made significant contributions to the folk, musical, and/or dance traditions...Read More

Medicare’s “Donut Hole”

Most Medicare drug plans have a coverage gap (also called the “donut hole”). This means that there’s a temporary limit on what the drug plan will cover for drugs. Not everyone is subject to the donut hole. ...Read More

Free Blood Pressure Checks

The Neighbors Feeding Neighbors Food Ministry is offering free blood pressure checks every Thursday from 10:00 am- noon at the ministry at 14 Jackson Town Road off Altapass in Spruce Pine in the old VFW building. Anyone...Read More

Salute to Rev. Whiteside

Happy 32 years in Ministry to Rev. William Whiteside. His family, friends and church members at Vians Valley Presbyterian salutes his years of service and ask for your continued prayers for his ministry....Read More

Marion Native Serves Aboard USS Charleston

Machinist’s Mate 1st Class Adan Tomas, from Marion, N.C., conducts a jacket water concentration test in the mission bar aboard Independence-variant littoral combat ship USS Charleston (LCS 18). Charleston, part of Destroyer Squadron Seven, is on a...Read More

Red Cross October Blood Drive Promotion

The following are the promotions which are going on during the month of October: October 1-31: Help save a life during lunch! Come to give in October and receive a link by email for a free Zaxby’s...Read More

Lunsford Festival Canceled

Organizers of the Bascom Lamar Lunsford Mountain Music Festival say they have canceled this year’s event because of health concerns. The decision comes as COVID-19 numbers remain high and the local healthcare infrastructure is strained. The festival...Read More

WNC Bigfoot Festival Dates Changed

Bigfoot 911, the organizers of the WNC Bigfoot Festival, have announced that the 2022 WNC Bigfoot Festival will be held on Friday, May 13 and Saturday, May 14, in Downtown Marion. This date change was made due...Read More

You Can Win This Beautiful Quilt!

Mountain Piecemakers 2021 opportunity quilt, is called “The Garden Club” by Smith Street Designs. This beautiful quilt is a combination of machine embroidered applique, machine embroidery, and traditionally pieced blocks. There are 17 embroidery designs within the...Read More


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