I can honestly say that I never thought about Heirloom Apples until our family moved to Crossnore, NC, in February. In fact, I did not even know what an Heirloom Apple was, and I surely did not think my new position as CEO was going to involve farming of any sort. Now, I know better. You might ask, “What do Heirloom Apples have to do with taking care of vulnerable children?" The answer is, “more than you might think.”
The mission of Crossnore Academy is to offer a stable, emotionally supportive, educational environment for children with a goal of empowering each child to achieve his or her real academic and social potential.crossnore academy sign It’s a mission shaped across nearly a century of educating mountain children at The Crossnore School, which now encompasses Crossnore Academy, founded in 1999 as one of the original 100 charter schools approved by the North Carolina legislature.
Louise's Rock House in Newland, North Carolina. Home Cooking near Linville Falls. The Restaurant sits within three separate counties. The food is prepared in Avery County, waitresses pick up the food in Burke County, customers can dine in either Avery or McDowell counties and parking is in McDowell.