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'All of this, just for you': She asked her best friend to prom. He fell to the ground.  The Island Packet

Rachel Newberry, a Mountain Heritage High School student in Burnsville, North Carolina, asked her childhood best friend, Ben Robinson to prom with a sweet ...

Mountain Heritage's Trey Robinson makes college decision  Asheville Citizen-Times

BURNSVILLE - Mountain Heritage senior quarterback Trey Robinson will play Division I football next season. Robinson has accepted a preferred walk-on role at ...

Susie Shelton has built a dynasty for girls' basketball at Mountain Heritage  Asheville Citizen-Times

Susie Shelton had a hall-of-fame career at Mars Hill and played in the WNBA for one season. Now she's on a roll at Mountain Heritage High School.

Their promposal video went viral, but their friendship goes much further  CBS News

Every year we see stories of kindness like this – a typical kid inviting a special needs kid to prom – but Rachel wasn't trying to be kind.

Touching Yancey County prom proposal goes viral

Prom season is underway, and one Mountain Heritage High School prom proposal has gone viral.Rachel Newberry and Ben Robinson have been friends since ...

Adorable NC promposal goes viral

In a tweet that's gone viral, Rachel Newberry shared a video in which she asked her friend to the dance. Her caption? "My prom date is better than yours."

Charges filed against teen driver in wreck that killed Burnsville 16-year-old  WLOS

YANCEY COUNTY, N.C. -- Charges have been filed against the 19-year-old driver in a Yancey County wreck that took the life of a mountain high school student ...

Traveling Vietnam Veterans Memorial replica makes it way to Yancey County  WLOS

A traveling half-scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington. D.C . is on display in Yancey County. A patriotic guard escorted the wall from ...

American Legion baseball begins May 19  Spruce Pine Mitchell News

The Burnsville American Legion Post 122's Blue Ridge Timberwolves opens its first year of competition in the Depart.

Citizen Times Top 10 Poll: How they fared  Asheville Citizen-Times

More: Week 6: Western NC high school football scoreboard. No. 1 Reynolds Rockets (4-1, 2-0). The Rockets won 47-7 over North Henderson. Next Week: vs.

Teen dies in wreck on Highway 80  WLOS

YANCEY COUNTY, N.C. -- A community is mourning the loss of a teen after a deadly wreck on Tuesday.Raeanna McCourry, 16, was a passenger in a car on ...

Yancey Co. teen shares viral video of promposal to childhood best friend with special needs  FOX Carolina

"I don't know of a time we weren't friends," said Rachel Newberry. On Monday, she shared a video on her Twitter account of a moment she'd been looking ...

Yancey board votes to close three schools  Asheville Citizen-Times

BURNSVILLE - Yancey County school board members voted Monday to close and consolidate three community schools that had served generations of Yancey ...

WNC high school football: 2018 All-WNC Team  Asheville Citizen-Times

The Citizen Times has released its All-WNC football teams for the 2018 season.

Avery track and field opens season with Mountain Heritage meet  Avery Journal Times

BURNSVILLE — The Avery Vikings track and field team traveled to Mountain Heritage High School for its season-opening meet on March 14 to compete against ...

Yancey considers elementary school consolidation, closures  Asheville Citizen-Times

Yancey school officials are considering closing and consolidating multiple elementary schools.

Right on track: Avery track set to run the distance this season  Avery Journal Times

BURNSVILLE — On Thursday, April 12, Avery County High School met with Mountain Heritage, Erwin and Mitchell high schools at the Mountain Heritage High ...

Manhunt in western North Carolina after police K-9 shot, killed  FOX 46 Charlotte

The North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation is assisting the Yancey County Sheriff's Office is searching for the person responsible for shooting and killing a ...

Gabi, a woman with Down syndrome, may see her coffee shop dreams come true  The News & Observer

Gabi's Grounds is the coffee delivery business of Gabi Angelini, a 20-year-old with Down syndrome in Raleigh, NC. Her GoFundMe campaign for a coffee shop ...

Wave of school shootings has educators preparing for 'when, not if'  Asheville Citizen-Times

Schools in WNC are no longer hiding their fears of a mass shooting. Instead, they are preparing for that possibility every day.

This week on "Sunday Morning" (May 27)  CBS News

A look at the features for this week's broadcast of the Emmy Award-winning news program.

Tuscola students place at FBLA Regional Competition | School News  The Mountaineer

On Friday, Dec. 1, 10 Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) members from Tuscola High School participated in the Western Region Competitive Events at ...

Year in Review: Top 10 games of 2018  Asheville Citizen-Times

With 2019 quickly approaching, The Citizen Times has compiled its picks for the Top 10 games of 2018.

Growth in urban centers outpaces rural areas in WNC  Asheville Citizen-Times

ASHEVILLE – Western North Carolina's two most populous counties have seen the most rapid growth in the region so far this decade, while six of the region's ...

Service honors the five Madison soldiers killed during Vietnam War  Asheville Citizen-Times

Nearly 100 people gathered on a crisp, nearly cloudless fall evening Oct. 13 to honor five local soldiers killed in the Vietnam War. The Disabled American ...

Meet Your Candidates for District Attorney in the 24th: Seth Banks, Nathan Miller & Britt Springer  High Country Press

Compiled by Jesse Wood. April 11, 2014. Among the most talked about primary races in Watauga County so far is the GOP contest between Assistant District ...

The Morehead-Cain Foundation announces its Class of 2019  UNC News

For immediate use. The Morehead-Cain Foundation announces its Class of 2019. 59 new Morehead-Cain Scholars from across North Carolina, the United ...

Watauga High School Student Among Morehead-Cain Foundation's Class of 2019  High Country Press

The Morehead-Cain Foundation – home of the first merit scholarship program in the United States – is proud to announce its class of 2019. And one of the 59 ...

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