News Stories

SPRUCE PINE – The town of Spruce Pine is taking steps toward rectifying ongoing sewer line problems.

Important reminders for this weekend’s Fire on the Mountain Festival:

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. 



LEDGER – Mitchell High School senior Ben Young will continue his football career as a Mountaineer but now at Appalachian State Universit

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. 


Eileen McKinney Biggerstaff

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

Roberta Glenn Moore

The MItchell News

Mailing Address: PO Box 339 
Spruce Pine, NC 28777 
Phone: 828-765-7169
Fax: 828-765-1616