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Spruce Pine Chevrolet Service and Parts Director Sam Hollifield addresses a showroom full of veterans and their families this past Saturday at the dealership’s third annual Veterans Day breakfast. In addition to free food, veterans were treated to live country music from Juleigh Ed.

SPRUCE PINE – Spruce Pine Chevrolet showed its support for area veterans this past Saturday by hosting a free Veterans Day breakfast in its showroom.

Mitchell County Board of Commissioners Chair Vern Grindstaff presents Mitchell County Veterans Service Representative Eddie Williams with a distinguished service award.

BAKERSVILLE – The Mitchell County Board of Commissioners at its regularly scheduled meeting this past week received an update from Veterans Services Representative Eddie Williams, presented him wit

While parking to attend a Mitchell County Chamber of Commerce open house at Speckled Dog Pottery, I inadvertently put about 40 percent of my dad’s pickup truck into the



Mitchell High School football assistant coach Brock Duncan said this past Monday he wants the first bus he boards during the 2017 playoffs to be leaving for the state championship game.

Mitchell JV running back Ty Sparks follows blockers this past Thursday during the Mountaineers' 35-0 win over Owen.

LEDGER – Mitchell High School’s junior varsity football team earned the Western Highlands Conference title this past Thursday with a 35-0 win over visiting Charles D. Owen.

Mountaineer football continues to roll along. The winning ways of both the varsity and junior varsity teams continued this past week with wins over Avery.

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Christmas Parade entry fee waived

To encourage and increase participation, the Spruce Pine Kiwanis Club has waived the fee this year’s “Christmas in the Mountains” Christmas Parade.



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Virginia Ferguson Schoverling


Marie White Bost

Nov. 1, 1943 — Oct. 23, 2017

The MItchell News

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