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WKRK’s Closings & Delays Text Messaging Service Unavailable

Attention to those who had signed up to receive school closings via our TEXT MESSAGING SERVICE: Recent changes in the Federal Telephone Consumer Protection Act required all existing text messaging subscribers to opt back into the system. What happened? Last

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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

Local Veterans are requested to share their stories/photos online

With Veterans Day approaching Monday, November 11th, a local company is asking veterans and their family and friends to post a picture and share a bit of their story. The goal is to learn about those who have given a

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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

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians’ Tribal Casino Gaming Enterprise (TCGE) Board of Advisors Selects Whiting-Turner Contracting Company/Owle Construction LLC, and Cuningham Group Architecture as Design-Build Team for New Casino Project

The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians’ Tribal Casino Gaming Enterprise (TCGE) Board of Advisors announced the design-build team for the new Cherokee County, NC casino project. The TCGE announced that Whiting Turner Contracting Company, in a teaming partnership with tribal member owned contractor Owle

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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

Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Harrah’s Casino in Cherokee County

On Tuesday, October 15, 2013, the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians and Caesars Entertainment Corporation held their Ceremonial Kick-Off for a new $110 million project, a new casino to be built on tribal land on Hwy 19/74 just outside 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

Winners Announced (18 total) – Are you one of them?

*** Winner List *** (18 great prizes given away from No Contract Cellular) … are you one of the winners? If so, congratulations! Winners need bring ID to claim prize at No Contract Cellular, inside Circuit World in Murphy (1630

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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

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians and Caesars Entertainment Corporation Reach Management Agreement for New Casino

The following press release has been issued by Lynne Harlan, Public Relations Coordinator, Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians Cherokee, N.C., October 9, 2013 – The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI) is pleased to announce that it has reached an

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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

Catch Up – Part 1

From Carrie Graves Colwell:   Marble Youth League basketball.  I will be at Andrews Methodist Church Gym on Sunday, Oct. 6 from 5:30 to 6:30.   It ranges from 3rd to 8th grades.  Anyone from Marble,  Andrews or Murphy can

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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

WKRK is back to normal

As announced on Facebook yesterday afternoon, WKRK returned to our full 5,000 watts of power on Tuesday, Oct. 1 after a very destructive lightning storm in September. We have had reports today from folks in Canton and Epworth, Georgia and

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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

Lowering of U.S. and North Carolina flags through sunset September 20th in tribute to the victims of the shootings at the Washington Navy Yard

Gov. Pat McCrory has joined President Obama by ordering U.S. and North Carolina flags immediately lowered on state facilities in tribute to victims of the shootings at the Washington Navy Yard. Citizens are urged to follow this order as well.

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

Latest Update on WKRK’s Radio Broadcast

Good News: The parts to fix our backup transmitter have been identified. Bad News: One of the parts is obsolete and no longer manufactured. Good News: There’s 1 of these parts left in the world and on the shelf at

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