News Stories

BAKERSVILLE – Art enthusiasts enjoyed the beautiful weather this past Friday as they made their way through downtown Bakersville during the town’s annual art walk. 

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LEDGER – The Mitchell High School girls’ soccer team got its first two wins of the year this past week with back-to-back victories over McDowell and Avery.

Mitchell’s Jesse Pitman takes off after receiving the baton in a track meet earlier this season.

BURNSVILLE – The Mitchell High School track team earned four first-place finishes Thursday, April 12, at the Mountain Heritage Open 2 in Burnsville. 

LEDGER – The Mitchell High School softball team got its first win of the 2018 season Thursday, April 12, with a 17-7 home win over Hendersonville. 


Eileen McKinney Biggerstaff

Eileen McKinney Biggerstaff, 89, of Boone, passed away Saturday evening, March 31, 2018, at her home.

Roberta Glenn Moore

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