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Annual Farm City Awards Breakfast

The Annual Farm City Awards Breakfast will be held, Thursday, December 5th at 7am at the Burnsville Town Center.  The breakfast celebrates those individuals, farmers, educators, youth and businesses that make Yancey County a wonderful place.  This...Read More

Thanksgiving Community Meal

The Neighbors Feeding Neighbors Food Ministry will be offering a free Thanksgiving Community Meal at Central Baptist Church, 431 Oak Avenue, Spruce Pine Saturday, November 23rd from 4:00 pm- 6:00 pm.  This is a full Thanksgiving meal...Read More

Arthur Morgan School Scholarship Benefit

AMS Scholarship Benefit is Friday, November 22, 2019 at the Burnsville Town Center starting at 6 pm. Some highlights of the event include: The Holiday Marketplace with over 170 art objects priced under $100, plus certificates for...Read More

Donald Davis Performance

Donald Davis, American storyteller and author, will be performing at the Burnsville Town Center Wednesday, November 20th. Davis had a twenty-year career as a minister before he became a professional storyteller. He has recorded over 25 storytelling...Read More

Spruce Pine Main Street Holiday Open House

Join us as we kickoff the holiday season with a fun-filled day supporting local merchants! Spend the day downtown grabbing those holiday gifts and enjoying holiday activities in the park. Special sales and merchant goodies await. Be...Read More

High Peaks Leads Fire Tower Adventure Nov. 16

Join the N.C. High Peaks Trail Association on Saturday, Nov. 16 for a challenging hike to Pinnacle Mountain Fire Tower in Tennessee. Hikers should be rewarded with tremendous 360-degree views of the surrounding terrain. The 9.6-mile hike...Read More

Rural Transportation Meeting

The Rural Transportation Coordinating Committee (RTCC) of the High Country RPO will hold a meeting on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at the High Country Council of Governments building located at 468 New Market Blvd., Boone, NC 28607....Read More

Meeting on Vaping and Underage Drinking

The Mitchell Yancey Substance Abuse Task Force and Appalachian Youth to Youth are excited to announce the “Mitchell County Communities Talk Town Hall on Vaping and Underage Drinking.” This public forum discussion will be held on Tuesday,...Read More

2019 Tree of Life Ceremony

The 2019 Tree of Life Ceremony will be held on Tuesday, October 29th at 6:00 pm on the campus of AB Tech in Marshall, NC.  The Tree of Life Ceremony is hosted for the community by Madison...Read More

Operation Christmas Child

The world’s largest Christmas project of its kind, Operation Christmas Child, a project of Samaritan’s Purse, uses gift-filled shoe boxes to demonstrate God’s love in a tangible way to children in need around the world. (Step by...Read More

Vegan Supper Club

NEW: Vegan Supper Club hosted by the Seventh Day Adventist Church at 283 Crest View Road in Burnsville begins Monday November 4th at 6:30 pm and will continue the first Monday of each month from 6:30 pm...Read More

Open Enrollment for Medicare Drug and Advantage Plans

Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey reminds Medicare beneficiaries to compare and evaluate their current plans and make necessary changes during the annual Open Enrollment Period.  Medicare plans and prices change.  It is important for Medicare beneficiaries to take...Read More

2020 WNC AgOptions Informational Session

A 2020 WNC AgOptions Informational Session will be held Tuesday October 1st from 6:00 pm -7:30 pm at the Avery County Cooperative Extension Center at 661 Vale Road in Newland, NC. This is an informational meeting about...Read More
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