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BAKERSVILLE – A Burnsville man who was arrested more than a year ago in connection with a theft in downtown Spruce

SPRUCE PINE – The Spruce Pine Town Council at its regular meeting this past week received department updates and a

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The Mitchell High School baseball tram scored seven runs in the bottom of the fifth inning Tuesday, March 12, during an 8-1 win over the Madison Patriots in Ledger. (Cory Spiers/MNJ)

LEDGER – Mitchell High School’s varsity baseball team improved its record to 3-1 this past week with a pair of wins

Mitchell senior Caleb Pritchard will represent the Mountaineers Saturday, March 23, in the West vs. Midwest 1A All-Star basketball game at Mitchell High School. (Brandon Roberts/MNJ)

LEDGER – The West vs. Midwest 1A All-Star Basketball Games will be Saturday, March 23, at Mitchell High School.

RALEIGH – Mountain Heritage wrapped up a perfect season,


Etta Wise Piercy McKinney, 92, of Marion, passed away Saturday, March 16, 2019, at Mission Hospital-McDowell with h

Elizabeth Anglin McKinney, 90, of the Grassy Creek Community, went home to be with

Julia Thomas McClellan, 98, of McClellan Drive, Spruce Pine, died Saturday, March 9, 2019, at Willow Ridge Rehab an

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