Mitchell County Newswire

Mitchell County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mitchell County, NC.

Results 1 - 20 of 52 in Mitchell County, NC

  1. Senators say no to a study of expanding Medicaid in North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | HeraldSun.com

    ... efforts to expand Medicaid in North Carolina, citing potential future costs to the state. Sen. Ralph Hise, a Mitchell County Republican, successfully pushed for an amendment Wednesday to remove the provision from the bill. Hise said the ...

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  2. Portrait of the Past: Bob Ingle, Ingles MarketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | The Asheville Citizen-Times

    In 1963, Bob Ingle pooled family money, found a wholesaler and built a 10,000-square-foot market on Hendersonville Road near Biltmore Village. Portrait of the Past: Bob Ingle, of Ingles Markets, 1992 In 1963, Bob Ingle pooled family money, found a wholesaler and built a 10,000-square-foot market on Hendersonville Road near Biltmore Village.

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  3. Minor earthquake hits near Burnsville, NC Sunday eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | FOX Carolina

    The epicenter was located between Burnsville and Spruce Pine near the Yancey and Mitchell County line that measured a magnitude of 2.7 on the Richter Scale.

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  4. Flood Advisory Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 30 | WSOCTV

    NCC011-121-199-310915- Mitchell NC-Avery NC-Yancey NC- 1115 PM EDT WED MAY 30 2018 The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a * Flood Advisory for... Southeastern Mitchell County in western North Carolina... Avery County in western North Carolina... Southeastern Yancey County in western North Carolina... * Until 515 AM EDT Thursday. * At 1112 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated additional scattered heavy rain showers crossing the northern Blue Ridge.

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  5. Flood Advisory Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 30 | WSOCTV

    NCC011-121-302115- Mitchell NC-Avery NC- 1110 AM EDT WED MAY 30 2018 The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a * Flood Advisory for... Southeastern Mitchell County in western North Carolina... Avery County in western North Carolina... * Until 515 PM EDT Wednesday. * At 1108 AM EDT, river gauges in the area have begun to decline, but some minor flooding issues will continue into the afternoon.

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  6. Flash Flood Warning Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | WSOCTV

    NCC011-121-300915- BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Flash Flood Warning National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC 1123 PM EDT TUE MAY 29 2018 The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a * Flash Flood Warning for... Mitchell County in western North Carolina... Avery County in western North Carolina... * Until 515 AM EDT. * At 1120 PM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated heavy rain falling across the warned area.

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  7. Flood Advisory Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | WSOCTV

    NCC011-021-115-121-199-190730- Madison NC-Mitchell NC-Avery NC-Buncombe NC-Yancey NC- 1132 PM EDT FRI MAY 18 2018 The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a * Flood Advisory for... East central Madison County in western North Carolina... Mitchell County in western North Carolina... Western Avery County in western North Carolina... Central Buncombe County in western North Carolina... Yancey County in western North Carolina... * Until 330 AM EDT.

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  8. North Moore Blanks MitchellRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | The Pilot

    ... finished with a double while fellow junior Ethan Wallace and sophomore Gage Pennington had one hit each. Mitchell County sent senior pitcher Trystan Jenkins to the mound and he pitched six innings, giving up six runs, three unearned, three base on ...

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  9. SECU Foundation partners with East Carolina UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | University Business

    ... Pilot - East Yancey and Cane River Middle Schools in Yancey County, and Bowman and Harris Middle Schools in Mitchell County. SECU Foundation Board member Dr. Olson Huff made the official announcement and presented award certificates to school ...

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  10. Not guilty plea in fatal Mitchell County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | KIMT

    Justin William Slaichert, 22, is accused of supplying alcohol to someone under the legal age, resulting in death. His trial is set to begin July 18 in Mitchell County District Court.

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  11. Flood Warning Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2018 | WSOCTV

    NCC011-023-027-111-121-199-160330- McDowell NC-Mitchell NC-Caldwell NC-Avery NC-Yancey NC-Burke NC- 534 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018 The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a * Flood Warning for... McDowell County in western North Carolina... Mitchell County in western North Carolina... Caldwell County in western North Carolina... Avery County in western North Carolina... Eastern Yancey County in western North Carolina... Burke County in western North Carolina... * Until 1130 PM EDT. * At 533 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause flooding.

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  12. Panther Cam Newton involved in traffic accident driving his Ferrari in Atlanta, TMZ reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | WBTV

    ... her car. According to the Duke Energy outage map , a power outage is affecting over 2,100 people who live in Mitchell County and over 1,180 people who live in Avery County. According to the Duke Energy outage map , a power outage is affecting over ...

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  13. Woman robbed of her Cadillac at Salisbury movie theaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | WBTV

    ... her car. According to the Duke Energy outage map , a power outage is affecting over 2,100 people who live in Mitchell County and over 1,180 people who live in Avery County. According to the Duke Energy outage map , a power outage is affecting over ...

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  14. Power outage affects over 3,000 residents in Avery, Mitchell countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | WBTV

    According to the Duke Energy outage map , a power outage affected over 2,100 people who live in Mitchell County. Nearly 600 McDowell County residents were without power around 9:30 a.m. Power is expected to be restored by 12:45 p.m., the outage map states.

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  15. Homeless pig no one wanted is auctioned off in NC. Now, 'he's going to be a star.'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | WBTV

    ... Office) According to the Duke Energy outage map , a power outage is affecting over 2,100 people who live in Mitchell County and over 1,180 people who live in Avery County. According to the Duke Energy outage map , a power outage is affecting over ...

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  16. Power outage affecting over 3,000 residents in Avery, Mitchell countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | WBTV

    According to the Duke Energy outage map , a power outage is affecting over 2,100 people who live in Mitchell County and over 1,180 people who live in Avery County.

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  17. Cooper sues again while court rejects elections board motionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    ... elections and ethics enforcement and yet he's going to court again,'' said a statement by Sen. Ralph Hise of Mitchell County and Rep. David Lewis of Harnett County. Lewis and Hise said striking down the latest changes to board membership also ...

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  18. Cold & rainy Sunday followed by mountain snow Sunday night into MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | FOX Carolina

    A switch-over to snow will happen in the mountains Sunday night. That's why a Winter Storm Warning is out for Yancey and Mitchell counties, while Buncombe, Haywood, Swain and Madison counties are under Winter Weather Advisories until Monday night where accumulating snow is most likely.

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  19. Innovative solution improves reading proficiency for struggling student readersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | District Administration

    When Kristie Autrey became curriculum director for Mitchell County School District in North Carolina, and learned the state had partnered with Learning Ally, she jumped at the chance to implement it. Learning Ally is a nonprofit library of high-quality, human-read audiobooks and a suite of teacher and student resources that integrates into the school instruction environment.

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  20. Iowa State Students Find Plenty of Opportunities on Path to Medical SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | Newswise

    Ben Dralle, senior in nutritional science and genetics , grew up in Osage, a town of fewer than 4,000 in northern Iowa. The whole town knows Doc Dr. Mark Haganman who's been with Mitchell County Regional Health Center for 25 years.

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