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WCU to host inaugural small business, innovation summit in April

CULLOWHEE – Entrepreneurs and owners of existing small businesses will have the opportunity to vie for a share of $7,000 in prize money to help start up or grow their businesses when Western Carolina University hosts the inaugural LEAD:Innovation conference Wednesday,

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Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office provides assistance in tragic murder/suicide

The following news release has been issued by Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office. Murphy, NC— Cherokee County Sheriff Derrick Palmer announced on February 25, 2015 the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office received information that the suspect in an Anderson County, SC homicide may

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WKRK news anchor retiring today

A familiar voice on WKRK is retiring today.  For the last 14 months, Dave McBride has been delivering local news on WKRK every weekday at 7 am, 9 am, 11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm and 5 pm.    Dave

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A story of heroism during today’s storm

MURPHY, NC – A story of heroism during today’s  storm.   During the morning hours today, North Carolina Trooper Robbie Ellison was patrolling the road, as were all the troopers, looking for people in trouble in the snow. He spotted

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NCDOT to Hold Public Meeting on Murphy Branch Rail Line on March 11

The N.C. Department of Transportation (Rail Division) will hold a public meeting  to review results of the recent study of  reactivating the Murphy Branch rail line between Andrews and  Murphy (A2M- Rail Reactivation Study).  The meeting will be held on

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WCU College of Health and Human Sciences opens pro bono physical therapy clinic

CULLOWHEE – The College of Health and Human Sciences at Western Carolina University has launched a pro bono clinic to provide physical therapy services to underserved and underinsured populations of Western North Carolina. The clinic, operated by students in WCU’s

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Thefts occurring in local church parking lots

The following message comes from the Union County, GA Sheriff’s Office: The Union County Sheriff’s Office would like to pass along a warning to the many church members that attend their respective church … not only on Sunday, but anytime

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Where WKRK announces School Delays and Closings

Since cold weather is upon us, WKRK wants to make sure you have important weather-related information so that you and your family stay safe. Here is where you can find that info from WKRK: WKRK’s Main Website – www.country.am  (Look

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Copper thieves to blame for recent telephone interruption

Thieves Again Steal Copper Cable in Western North Carolina Frontier GM Ken Maxwell Asks Community to Report Suspicious Behavior Thieves once again stole copper cable from Frontier Communications, this time in the Nantahala area on January 2nd and in Needmore

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Bomb threat prompts evacuation, change of venue at WCU commencement

CULLOWHEE – A bomb threat was received by the Jackson County 911 office shortly before the beginning of Western Carolina University’s fall commencement ceremony, scheduled to be held in the Ramsey Regional Activity Center on Saturday, Dec. 13, prompting university

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