SPRUCE PINE – If there is safety in numbers, then those numbers for Unimin Schoolhouse Quartz are 2003, 2011, 2012 and 2015, which are the years the mine has won the Sentinels of Safety award, wide
BAKERSVILLE – Mitchell County Department of Social Services Director Paula Hoilman Holtsclaw has rescinded her bid to seek a seat on the Mitchell County Board of Education.
RALEIGH – Mitchell County has been awarded a grant to help pay for the cost of building renovations at Buck Stove in Spruce Pine so the company can house an emissions lab.
To all Mitchell County students and parents, we are excited to begin a new year at Mitchell County schools.
MITCHELL COUNTY – The region is finally seeing relief from dry conditions that have plagued much of the state since early spring.