counter for vBulletin

View Page Stats

WNC fall color may be spotty, but last longer, says WCU’s foliage prognosticator

The combination of a wet spring and forecasts for above-average temperatures this fall could produce a long-lasting leaf display in the mountains of Western North Carolina, but with spotty color development. That’s the word from Western Carolina University’s autumnal season

254 total views, 3 views today

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

New online process for gun permits

Murphy, NC— Sheriff Lovin has announced that beginning today, individuals desiring to apply for a handgun purchase permit may do so on-line. Individuals wishing to apply for a purchase permit online can go to the Cherokee County Website, www.cherokeecounty-nc.gov. From

332 total views, 2 views today

Posted in NC-Cherokee County, Regional News

Dog Attack reported in Bealtown area of Murphy

The following press release has been issued by Town of Murphy Police Department. At 10:08 am, on August 6th, the Murphy Police Department received a call in reference to a dog attack in the Bealtown Area near the Forest Service

2,994 total views, 2 views today

Posted in NC-Cherokee County, Regional News

Beach Closed at Jackrabbit Recreation Area due to failed sewage pump

UPDATE:  Beach Reopened at Jackrabbit Recreation Area HAYESVILLE, NC, Aug. 7, 2014 - The U.S. Forest Service reopened the swimming beach and adjacent bathroom at Jackrabbit Recreation Area this afternoon. The area had been closed because of a broken sewage pump, which

725 total views, 2 views today

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

Clay County man arrested for growing marijuana

The following news release has been issued by Clay County Sheriff’s Office.   All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Investigators from the Clay Co. Sheriff’s Office have charged Nicholas Foster Conforti with Manufacture of

3,519 total views, 2 views today

Posted in NC-Clay County, Regional News

Murphy man charged with Indecent Liberties with Child/Child Abuse

The following press release has been issued by Town of Murphy Police Department.  All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Official Press Release Location: 17 Ferguson St., Murphy, NC 28906 Defendant #1: Mr. Shawn

4,259 total views, 2 views today

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

One Harvest Food Ministry order time is here

Order time is here for One Harvest Foods.  In person orders will be taken at the Shepherd of the Mountain Church Monday through Friday between 8 am – Noon until Thursday, August 7th. Checks and money orders can be mailed

638 total views, no views today

Posted in Regional News

Escaped Inmate from Franklin

The following press release has been issued by Macon County Sheriff’s Office. During the evening of July 30 at approximately 9:00 pm Detention Officers were utilizing two inmates to do routine maintenance in and around the Macon County Detention Center.

2,890 total views, 1 views today

Posted in NC-Macon County, Regional News

Marble woman arrested for drugs possession

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. Murphy, NC— Cherokee County Sheriff Keith Lovin announced that 42 year old Elizabeth Ann Helmes,

3,488 total views, 3 views today

Posted in NC-Cherokee County, Regional News

Sex offender in jail for living too close to protected properties

The following press release has been issued by Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office. Murphy, NC— Cherokee County Sheriff Keith Lovin announced that 27 year old Glenn Edward Holloway Jr, who gave an Andrews, North Carolina address was arrested for violation of

2,566 total views, 2 views today

Posted in NC-Cherokee County, Regional News