|We've just gotten our brand new beautiful quilt block
and have it hung on the upper level of the radio stations' building on Sawmill
Hollow Road. The pattern is a radio windmill with the triple star
in the middle. Thanks to all the people who built and painted our block!
The quilt block is one of many in the Mitchell and
Yancey County Quilt Trails Project, to find out more about the Quilt
Dylan Thomas of East Yancey
Middle School, has been recognized for Outstanding
Achievement and is honored in Who’s Who Among Outstanding
Students. Dylan is the son of Steve and Darla Robinson of
Seven Mile Ridge.
Pictured above is Nell Pendley. Nell is celebrating her 10th
Birthday on the first of June. Happy Up and Coming Birthday Nell!
Pear trees in bloom during the spring. Photo by Amy Brown Welch.
submitted this picture of his parents lawn, Norman and Nadine Hopson, who live
here in town .The
azaleas and tulips make for a beautiful view.
Happy Birthday to Rubin
who will be celebrating a Birthday on May 10th. From your
sister and niece who love you
Here is Maycee, who
seems to be all dressed up for ballet or the prom?
Amy Brown Welch took this
picture of the full moon before sunrise on Charlie Brown Road.
This photo, of a very rare parrot flower, was
submitted by Randy Ward
Duane Cassida took this picture last summer in the Bavarian Alps. He and his wife Donna were on vacation in the Edelweiss Military Lodge. The castle, which was built by Mad King Ludwig, was the inspiration for Cinderella’s Castle and Disneyworld in Florida.
This inspiring picture was
taken by Tammy Loftis in her Mother's yard on Crabtree Creek
Grounds Supervisor Mark Norwood oversees the
planting of three bald cypress trees on the lower quad of Mars Hill College, in
celebration of Earth Day, with the help of facilities staff Paul Davis and Alan
The Yancey County/Burnsville
Chamber of Commerce Small Business Committee holding their 2nd
quarterly "Breakfast for a Buck"
This picture was taken at the watershed at Bolens Creek. The creek, has many still pools that are notorious for good fishing.
Doris Bentley of Mars
Hill, North Carolina, received the 2008 North Carolina
Baptist Heritage Award from Mars Hill College during an April 8th ceremony
in Greensboro. Photo Caption from (L-R) : Mars Hill College President
Dan Lunsford, Doris
Bentley, Board of Trustees Chairman Lee Cain.
North Carolina Associate Degree Nursing Council recognized Mayland Community
College Nursing instructor Vicki Wise as Educator of the
Year for 2008.
The family of Stephen and Jennifer Gortney would like to wish them a Happy 5th Wedding Anniversary on April 12, 2008!
Buzz enjoying a day at the window and posing for the camera.
The above photo submitted is the view from atop
Winter Star Mountain in Pensacola at 6,188 feet. Notice all the rime
bundles of joy came Monday night! Triplets: Daisy, Dot and Cotton.
Robert and Tammy Thomas submitted this photo
Nathanael Jones was born on 3/28/08 and weighed 7 lbs, 1 oz, and was
20 inches long. Proud parents are Jason & Amanda Jones.
sitting in the window: Miss Priss and Sugarbear
This picture was submitted in by one of our
listeners, Peggy Bailey, of a beautiful sunset and some very unique looking
This is a picture of Bald
Creek Fifth grade students in a group shot in front of the White
House. They recently spent three days in Washington, DC. The class
would like to thank parents, volunteers, and sponsors who made this
trip happen (particularly Country Cablevision whose name was left
off the tee shirts accidentally). The Fifth grade class is currently
putting together scrapbooks of their DC experience
Lily Buchanan in her
Easter dress, hunting Easter eggs.
This is Jeremy and
Haley Atkins showing their St. Patrick's Day Spirit!
The Easter bunny
came to the egg hunt at the West Burnsville Church of God.
looking pretty in her green for St. Patrick's Day.
Do you see what I see? Annette Bigelow submitted this photo.
If you look closely, you can see a Red Tail Hawk blending in.
This Angel Baby, Garrett, is the
son of Rebecca Gardner and Luke Wheeler
This picture sent in by Jennifer Gortney, shows
Maycee with her Easter basket.
This group of young musicians
call themselves the “Front Porch Pickers.” The group, from Bee Log Elementary,
has been working with Mrs. Sheila Ramsey and is planning to make their first CD
at the beginning of April!
Colorful Easter eggs to celebrate the season
of Easter 2008.
Faculty teachers and
principal recently took a trip to Atlanta Georgia to attend a full
day observation of Ron Clark, who is acclaimed as "America's
Educator." Pictured left to right: Angie Anglin, Jill Hensley, Ron Clark, Amy Autrey,
Sue Pittman, Dawn Robinson.
Clearmont Fourth Graders celebrate "Red White and Who" Day!
Two students dress up as as characters "Thing 1" and Thing 2"
from Suess' famous book "Cat in the Hat"
Two Clearmont Teachers show their Seuss Spirit with "Whoville"
Bee Log Elementary and
Clearmont Elementary recently celebrated the Birthday of Dr. Seuss and
participated in numerous "Seuss" targeted learning events and activities.
Pictured above, dressed as the "Cat in the Hat," is Jamie Pate, from Bee Log
Bee Log Elementary Students enjoying a little "Green Eggs and
Something Special and Monkey Business,
located on West Main Street in Burnsville our in the ACC spirit!
Carolina (the giraffe) vs. Duke (the dinosaur) notice that the zebra
is the ref!!
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