There has been a large COVID-19 outbreak at Avery-Mitchell Correctional Institution in Spruce Pine.
SPRUCE PINE — The 2020 Toe Jam Rocktoberfest Music Festival is canceled, Event Organizer Jimmy Hinshaw said in a Facebook live video on Friday, Sept. 4.
SPRUCE PINE — The annual Run for Holland charity race will take on a new form this year due to the ongoing pandemic.
Toe River Arts will host its December 2020 Virtual Studio Tour from Nov. 23 through Dec. 27.
By Sharon Runion Rowland, Special to the News-Journal
All libraries in the AMY Regional Library System are now operating under appointment only protocol until further notice.
SPRUCE PINE — The memory of the late Maggie Young lives on through the annual Maggie’s Ride fundraiser and the 2020 edition of the event proceeded as planned despite the ongoing pandemic.
SPRUCE PINE — Residents of the Brian Center and Mitchell House were treated to fireworks shows on Thursday, Aug. 20 and Friday, Aug. 21, respectively.