About Us

The Area's Leading Hometown Newspaper 
Serving Bakersville, Little Switzerland, Spruce Pine and the rest of beautiful Mitchell County

The Mitchell News-Journal is owned by Community Newspapers, Inc.

The Mitchell News-Journal is published with pride for the people of Mitchell and adjoining counties by Community Newspapers, Inc., Athens, GA. We believe that strong newspapers build strong communities --

Newspapers get things done! Our primary goal is to publish distinguished and profitable community-oriented newspapers. This mission will be accomplished through the teamwork of professionals dedicated to truth, integrity, loyalty, quality, and hard work.