Rock hounds and jewelry hunters flock to N.C. Mineral and Gem Festival


For more than 50 years, gem collectors and rock hounds have come to Spruce Pine for the N.C. Mineral and Gem Festival.

This year is no different, with the same features plus an in-depth look at some quartz mines.

Kelly Jones visits the News 13 studio to talk about the festival and show off some featured items.

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