Sunday Dec 1
TRAC studio tour begins
The Toe River Arts Council hosts its annual free Holiday Studio Tour, noon-4 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Dec. 8. More than 100 artists, craftspeople and galleries in Mitchell and Yancey counties will open their doors to visitors for a weekend of art, craft and conversation.
Jefferson Post Online Edition
Watauga, Wilkes counties main job markets for Ashe commuters
According to data published by the High Country Workforce Development Board, more of the county's workforce is going to other counties for employment.
WFMY 2 Greensboro
Family Marks 21 Years Since Greensboro Officer's Death
Porter was 24 years old. "I felt like life would never be the same," said Officer Robinson's younger brother by four years.
Asheville's Ira B. Jones gets ready for 'Aladdin Jr.'
Elementary students in Mitchell and Yancey counties got an entertaining lesson in science recently when Asheville's Bright Star Theatre performed at Greenlee, Deyton and Burnsville elementary schools, combining science with art in educational and hilarious interpretations.
How to avoid 'brick walls' in family research
At some point in family history research, almost every researcher encounters the dreaded "brick wall" -- the point where research seems to come to a dead end or an ancestor seems to disappear from the records.