UNICOI COUNTY, Tenn. – The remains of one of the women Cecil Byrd was convicted of killing were found Friday on Iron Mountain just across the state line in Unicoi County, Tennessee.
By Brandon Roberts
The latest influenza-like illness (ILI) report from the state health department shows a decrease in flu-like illnesses in the region.
BAKERSVILLE – A Mitchell County man will spend the rest of his life in prison after pleading guilty to murdering two women and burning their remains in the fall of 2015.
By DAVID PURTELL
Harris baseball schedule
5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 23
Harris at Avery
4 p.m. Monday, March 27
Harris at East Yancey
BLACK MOUNTAIN – Mitchell baseball this past Thursday dropped its conference opener against Owen.
LEDGER – Two Mitchell football standouts are playing together at the next level.
F. Jack Nelson
Oct. 18, 1940 — March 17, 2017
BANDANA -- Solena Mozell Howell, 90, of NC 80, the Bandana community in Bakersville, went home to be with the Lord Friday, March 10, 2017.
GAFFNEY, SOUTH CAROLINA -- William Stephen Bratton, 68, of 172 Stroupe Estate Road, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, March 11, 2017, at his residence.