Rhododendron Report & Updates

Rhododendron Report & Updates The Corona Times – June 28, 2020The Pandemic and Community Events in BakersvilleRestrictions for gathering both external and self-imposed has been difficult especially for those who enjoy sponsoring and participating in...

It Wasn’t Supposed To End This Way

It Wasn’t Supposed To End This Way The Corona Times – June 20, 2020by Chris Hollifield(originally submitted on June 15, 2020, his last day as a Mitchell County teacher)I’ve put off writing this for months. Couldn’t bring myself to write it. So here goes.I have...

More 2020 Graduation Photos

More 2020 Graduation Photos The Corona Times – June 14, 2020 We have more photos of the special graduation ceremonies for the Mitchell High School Class of 2020. Jacob Gortney graciously provided us with close-ups and other images from the evening. We again...

Mitchell High Graduation 2020

Mitchell High Graduation 2020 The Corona Times – June 9, 2020 by David Biddix One of the more amazing events arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic was the graduation of the Class of 2020 of Mitchell High School. Held at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 6th at Lavonia...

To Mask or Not To Mask?

To Mask or Not To Mask? The Corona Times – June 4, 2020by Brandon Roberts, Mitchell News-JournalThe following post is from the May 20, 2020 edition of the MItchell News-Journal.Editor Brandon Roberts discusses the issue of wearing masks in public.Whether to wear...

The Class of 2020 Returns – May 19, 2020

The Class of 2020 Returns – May 19, 2020 The Corona Times – June 1, 2020Mitchell High’s Class of 2020 is having a unique ending to their public school career. COVID-19 has forced them to finish classes online, and they have missed out on signing senior...