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Retirement celebration for former Editor Jody Higgins set for Sunday, February 22

A retirement celebration for Jody Higgins will be held on Sunday, February 22 at 1:00pm at the Burnsville Town Center. Everyone is invited to this luncheon event. Meat, bread, and drinks will be provided and the public is invited to bring either a side dish or dessert. Contact the Chamber of Commerce at 828-682-7413 for information.


In Yancey Times Journal Feb. 18, 2015


VFD warns of outside burning


Commissioners discuss Forest Service property loan and CDGB closeout


High winds cause damage -- area braces for first real winter storm this season


Burnsville Stars ask residents to view Venus, Mars, and the moon in conjunction this week


Lady Cougars set record with 21-0 regular season

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