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A rendering of the new Mitchell Middle School. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

LEDGER – The Mitchell County Board of Education at its regular meeting Thursday, July 11, received an update about

SPRUCE PINE – The Town of Spruce Pine will give Mayland Community College financial assistance for its Pinebridge I

A ribbon-cutting ceremony took place Wednesday, July 20, to mark the official opening of the office located at 167 Locust St., Suite 206, in downtown Spruce Pine. (BRANDON ROBERTS/NEWS-JOURNAL)

SPRUCE PINE – People in Mitchell and surrounding counties now have better access to free civil legal aid with the o

Sports

LEDGER – Two members of this year’s Mitchell High School football team are among Class 1A’s top returning players o

Mitchell High School freshman Jackson Foxx, right, and his dad, Tim, left, traveled to Gloucester, Massachusetts, over the Fourth of July holiday to fish for Atlantic bluefin tuna.

ROCK HILL, South Carolina – Former Spruce Pine resident Dave Davis has left his head coaching job at Newberry Colle

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Obituaries

Ronnie Sherrill Pittman, 75, of Milhaven Lane, Charlotte, passed away Sunday, July 7, 2019.

Albert Wayne Hoilman, 71, of Sweet Creek Road, Bakersville, went home to be with the Lord July 10, 2019.

Billy Dean Frye

Billy Dean Frye, 71, of Pitman Road, Bakersville, went home to be with the Lord Friday, July 12, 2019.

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