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Crews in Western NC Mountains Continue Road Clearing Efforts

No plans for additional employees, resources to travel to NC coast N.C. Department of Transportation crews are working today to remove snow and ice from the western mountains region after several inches of snow blanketed the region overnight. Snowfall in

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

Murphy man charged with Breaking and Entering and Felony Larceny

The following press release has been issued by Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office.  All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. On January 27, 2014, David Joseph Alverson, age 33, of Murphy, NC, was charged with

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Posted in NC-Cherokee County, NC-Clay County, Regional News

Sufficient NCDOT Resources Remain in Western NC After Crews Respond to Coast

While N.C. Department of Transportation crews continue clearing snow and ice in western North Carolina, about 10 percent of the region’s resources, including personnel and equipment, traveled to the eastern part of the state Tuesday where more than a foot of snow

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

NCDOT Continuing Winter Weather Response with Brine Applications

Some crews traveling to eastern N.C. to help with snow, ice removal The N.C. Department of Transportation’s snow and ice removal efforts continue in the western mountains region, and crews will begin brining efforts to prepare for more inclement weather. Some

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

Lambert named General Manager of new Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River Casino

The following press release has been issued by Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort. Lumpy Lambert has been named General Manager of Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River Casino & Hotel, effective January 17, 2014 announced Brooks Robinson, Senior Vice President & General Manager of

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Posted in GA-Fannin County, GA-Gilmer County, GA-Towns County, GA-Union County, NC-Cherokee County, NC-Clay County, NC-Graham County, NC-Macon County, NC-Swain County, Regional News, TN-Monroe County, TN-Polk County

Hayesville man charged with Credit Card Fraud

The following press release has been issued by Towns County Sheriff’s Office.  All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. A Hayesville man has been arrested by Towns County Sheriff’s Office in connection with Fraudulent

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Posted in GA-Towns County, NC-Clay County, Regional News

Hayesville woman charged with Theft by Deception and Larceny

The following press release has been issued by the Towns County Sheriff’s Office.  All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Mary Kathleen Maddox, 45, of Hayesville, North Carolina, was charged with Theft by Deception

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Posted in GA-Towns County, NC-Clay County, Regional News

Found Female Beagle near Lance Cove Road

Found: Female Beagle near Lance Cove Road. She’s a friendly dog wearing a pink collar. Call 770-940-1412 for more info. Feel free to share any post from the WKRK website that you feel is beneficial to your community. We encourage input from

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Posted in NC-Clay County

BRMEMC & TVA cancel conservative operations request

Extremely cold temperatures dogged our region overnight, significantly increasing power demands on both BRMEMC and TVA. TVA’s power system set a preliminary all-time peak winter demand record estimated at 33,345 megawatts on Friday morning, January 24 (at 8 am EDT),

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Posted in GA-Fannin County, GA-Gilmer County, GA-Towns County, GA-Union County, NC-Cherokee County, NC-Clay County, NC-Graham County, NC-Macon County, NC-Swain County, TN-Monroe County, TN-Polk County

Another round of closings and delays for Friday

With Friday morning temperatures expected to be in the single digits, many schools in the WKRK coverage area have decided to cancel or delay classes.  Wind chill values are expected to be below zero.  For the complete list, look for

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Posted in GA-Fannin County, GA-Gilmer County, GA-Towns County, GA-Union County, NC-Cherokee County, NC-Clay County, NC-Graham County, NC-Macon County, NC-Swain County, Regional News, TN-Monroe County, TN-Polk County

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