Monday Aug 18
Rabies case confirmed in Burnsville area
A cat from the Burnsville community has tested positive for rabies, Dr. Fred Thompson, Anson County Health Director, reported on Monday morning.
N.C. to host southern foodie weekend in Greensboro at O'Henry Hotel
Fans of southern cuisine may think that have died and gone to southern food heaven as foodies gather to celebrate the "Savor the South" culinary weekend Sept.
The Gaston Gazette
Fun stuff: Art, treats and live music
Arts and crafts and music, oh my! Want to get crafty this weekend? If you don't mind a little drive, the Mount Mitchell Crafts Fair in Burnsville will have about 200 artisans selling their creations on site.
The Star Online
Author, historian to speak Saturday at Scruggs Center
Writer and historian Suzannah Smith Miles will present "Finding Barbara Allen," a discussion of Southern Appalachian folk music history and the "songcatchers" who first captured this music for posterity, Olive Dame Campbell and Cecil Sharp.
Western North Carolina inn looking for new owner
The Asheville Citizen-Times reports The Nu Wray Inn in Burnsville is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.