LEDGER – Known across the country for performing at NBA and NFL halftime shows, three King BMX Stunt Show riders put their skills on display this past Saturday at Mitchell High School.
SPRUCE PINE – Avery County’s Missy Lyons was the winning teacher in the annual Mike Brown Ford-Subaru Teacher of the Year “Ride With Us” award.
LEDGER – Matthew Sanders loves the band. Marching in it, watching it or even talking about it. But especially, directing it.
SPRUCE PINE – Spruce Pine Police Chief Billy Summerlin said his department is receiving an abnormally high amount of calls from people claiming they have been the subjects of attempted phone scams.
BAKERSVILLE – Mitchell County Schools spent More than $630,000 over the summer on capital and other projects to prepare for the beginning of the school year.