This picture was
taken last weekend at Roan Mountain showing a few of the rhododendron in bloom.
Photo by Sandra Matheny.
Even a squash
plant can make a pretty picture when it has a flower like this
one. Photo by Vicky Hoilman.
A town wide
yard sale was held July 1st in Bakersville. Photo by Randy
Fireworks on the 4th of
July in Spruce Pine.
Photo by Darrell Burleson. For more photos of Spruce Pine fireworks and also
photos of the Bakersville July 4th celebration, click
Water lily in bloom.
WTOE's Steve Murphy talks with Carolyn Sparks at Friday night's Relay for Life
event in Mitchell County.
At the Mitchell
County Courthouse, 1995, plans were finalized to begin offering
GED study opportunities to those who were locally incarcerated.
Pictured are Dr. Mark Milliron, Vice President of Academic
Services (at that time); L to R, Shelia Laws, MCC Basic Skills
Assessment/Retention Specialist; Linda “Butch” Woody, Mitchell
County Clerk of Court; and Joyce Peterson Boone, MCC Basic
Skills GED Recruiter/P.R.
Mitchell High School graduates, Candace Martin and Colby Boston,
were awarded Scholarships of $500 each by the Yancey-Mitchell
Board of REALTORS. Candace and Colby will continue their
education at Mayland Community College. Pictured with the
students is Frances Goforth, Scholarship Committee Chairperson.
$500 Scholarships were also awarded to two students from Yancey
Looks like a serious discussion...photo by Vicky Hoilman.
kids created a quilt to donate to Sejal Neas who was diagnosed with
Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in May. On the first row from left to
right are Meredith McGee, Layton Fox, Coltin Marlowe, Monica
Buchanan, Brenna Horney, Brianna Greene, and Hannah Hoilman holding
the quilt the students created. On the second row from left to right
are Katie Tolley, Alicia Hall, Erica Mitchell, Callie Blevins, Libby
Bryant, and Dallas Marlowe. Pictured on the third row are Taylor
Silvers, Keegan Young, John Tolley, Alisha Greene, Cheyenne Matson,
Lane Letner, and Kaitlyn Renfro. PGCDC school aged children teachers
pictured from left to right are Jessica Howell and Sue Ann Rose.
The spider lily is one of the
flowers currently in bloom in this area.
Floyd Miller took this picture of this lotus was recently in bloom
in a pond at Glen Ayre at the foot of Roan Mountain.
Clint Jarrett with his two little girls, Jenna on left and Addie
Turks Cap Lily. Photo by Vicky
Kenny Burleson caught a picture of
these little guys when they stopped for a free meal.
Bobby Proffitt, co-host of the Sunday morning Gospel Jubilee on
WKYK, shown here trying to look as good "as possible" to sell a
car at Mountain Chevrolet.
This beautiful picture of a lily was taken by Lesa Riddle.
Kenny Burleson captured this picture of kids making friends at Bible
School recently at Berry Chapel Baptist Church. Laurie Conley on the
left, Joshua Silver on right, being held by Isaac English.
Vicky Hoilman took this picture of a sunflower.
James Penley took this picture of
one of his wife's hibiscus blooms.
Lillies. Photo by Kenny Burleson.
Isaiah Warren Johnson was born on
8/17. His parents are Nathaniel and Candice Johnson,
grandparents are Dennis and Renee Johnson.
well traveled sky over Roan Mountain. Photo by Martin Plamondon
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