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Could rail line between Andrews and Murphy return to life?

The Andrews Chamber of Commerce is encouraging local residents to attend a meeting concerning the possible reactivation of the rail line from Andrews to Murphy.  The Chamber explains that Stantec, the host, is working with NCDOT Rail to assess the

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Posted in NC-Cherokee County, Regional News

U.S. Forest Service mourns the loss of law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty

The U.S. Forest Service today is mourning the loss of Jason Crisp, a 38-year-old law enforcement officer on the Grandfather Ranger District, Pisgah National Forest. Crisp is survived by his wife and two children. “This is a tragic loss for

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Posted in NC-Cherokee County, NC-Clay County, NC-Graham County, NC-Macon County, NC-Swain County, Regional News

Steertown Road resident arrested for possession of stolen goods/resisting public official

The following news release has been issued by Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office.  All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. On March 12, 2014, Melissa Dawn Clark, age 41, of Steertown Road, Murphy,NC was arrested

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Posted in NC-Cherokee County, Regional News

Marble resident charged with attempted breaking & entering, felony larceny, obtaining property under false pretense

The following news release has been issued by Cherokee County Sheriffs Office.  All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. On March 12, 2014, Christopher Dewayne Nelson, age 21, of 165 Mundy Road, Marble, NC

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Posted in NC-Cherokee County, Regional News

Documentary “Small Town, USA” to be shown in Andrews

Johnathon Proctor of Star Cast Productions, LLC is proud to announce his original documentary, “Small Town, USA: Andrews, NC” will be screened for the public on Saturday, March 22nd, 2014 starting at 7 pm at The Ballroom, located at 995

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Posted in NC-Cherokee County, NC-Clay County, NC-Graham County, NC-Macon County, NC-Swain County, Regional News

First degree murder charges filed in Franklin stabbing

The following news release has been issued by Macon County Sheriff’s Office.  All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Macon County Sheriff Robert Holland confirms that 1st Degree Murder charges have been filed against

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Posted in NC-Macon County, Regional News

New Cherokee County Schools schedule (school-by-school)

Where will the extra 20 minutes fit in?  The following schedules will apply for the remainder of the 2013/2014 school year to make up for missed days due to inclement weather.  The list is still being compiled.   We’ll let

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Posted in NC-Cherokee County, Regional News

Prescribed Burns Planned for Cheoah Ranger District

ROBBINSVILLE, NC  – The U.S. Forest Service plans to conduct prescribed burns on Saturday and Sunday (March 8 and 9) on a total of about 1250 acres of the Cheoah Ranger District in the Nantahala National Forest. The prescribed burns will take place in the

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Posted in NC-Graham County

North Carolina’s Driver License Will Offer “VETERAN” Label

Qualified military vets can have designation added to license Beginning this week, qualified North Carolina military veterans will be able to carry the designation “VETERAN” on their driver licenses and identification cards. Thanks to a law passed by the General

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Posted in NC-Cherokee County, NC-Clay County, NC-Graham County, NC-Macon County, NC-Swain County, Regional News

Attempted break-in at drug store in Andrews/Suspect still at large

The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Department is currently investigating the attempted break-in of Turner’s Drug Store that occurred around 4:35 AM on March 7, 2014. Officers were alerted to an audible alarm in the area.  Deputy Brandon Morgan discovered the alarm

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Posted in NC-Cherokee County, NC-Clay County, NC-Graham County, NC-Macon County, NC-Swain County, Regional News

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