Flu Information

CDC) ON THEIR TRACKING OF THE SWINE FLU IN THE UNITED STATES The following link from the Center of Disease and Prevention (CDC) has updated information concerning the swine flu in the United States. http://www.cdc.gov/swineflu/index.htm REACTION TO FLU-LIKE SYMPTOMS CDC recommends that people with influenza-like illness remain at home until at least 24 hours after […]

Celebrate Local Food!

To recognize the women and men who work so hard to produce local food for us, the Mitchell and Yancey County Cooperative Extension Services; Toe River Valley Watch; AMY Regional Library; and the Farmer’s Markets of Bakersville, Burnsville, and Spruce Pine have planned special events to celebrate local food and those who produce it. Everyone […]

Pet friendly Vacation Rentals – Western North Carolina Cabins

Pet-friendly Vacation Rentals make it possible for you to bring the whole family on your North Carolina vacation. We have a number of pet-friendly Burnsville and Spruce Pine cabins and Black Mountain area rentals. The choices of pet-friendly vacation rentals are abundant. Choose from homes complete with fenced-in yards or secluded cabins with creeks and […]

$8,000 Tax Credit Offered to “First-Time” Home Buyers

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, signed into law on Feb. 17, 2009, provides many buyers with a tax credit of up to $8,000 if they purchase a home between January 1 and November 31, 2009. Most news outlets have referred to this credit as available only to first-time homebuyers, but that is not entirely […]

Asheville, North Carolina – Places to Stay

What is better than Asheville, North Carolina? Explore a little further north and you will find higher, cooler elevations all Summer long. Here in Burnsville, North Carolina you will find the sweetest town square ever where you will find everything you are looking for in a Mountain Vacation Getaway. Located only 35 miles north of […]