News Stories

BAKERSVILLE – The Mitchell County Board of Commissioners this past Tuesday discussed the opening of a group home with Carolina Therapeutic Services and unanimously approved the 2017-18 energy outre

SPRUCE PINE – The Spruce Pine Town Council at its recent regular meeting received department updates and a report from Town Manager Richard Canipe.

A line of people watch as Terrence McRae, of NC Ribs on Wheels, prepares food this past weekend during the 6th annual Spruce Pine BBQ & Bluegrass Festival.

SPRUCE PINE – Nearly 2,000 people this past Friday and Saturday attended the purposely scaled-down Spruce Pine BBQ & Bluegrass Festival.

Poll

Sports

Oh, boy! Look at what is just around the corner. I can hardly believe the 2017 football season is set to begin statewide July 31.

After a quite long and exhaustive amount of time, we now are through all the past Mitchell Football teams and top performers on each of those teams.

SPRUCE PINE – The 2017 Summer Splash 10K and 5K Trail Races take place Saturday, Aug. 12, at Springmaid Mountain.

Obituaries

MARION

Corinne Callahan Canipe

SPRUCE PINE

Charles W. Carpenter

 

ESTATOE

Elsie Sparks McKinney

June 6, 1923 – June 21, 2017

The MItchell News

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