Coach David Gentry celebrates with coaches and fans after winnings his 413th game at Swain County on Friday night.

Gentry sets record in instant-classic 15-14 win against Swain

   Bryson City – The world stopped as a Swain passing attempt sailed through the air toward the end zone with time expiring and the Murphy Bulldogs leading the Maroon Devils 15-14.    Then the world came crashing back as the pass attempt sailed…

Purchase set for new school site


    Andrews – The construction of Cherokee County’s new school of innovation is ready to begin in earnest, with a projected completion in spring 2022.

Braves' McCann says good bye after crushing Game 5 loss

 Marietta, Ga. – He broke in the majors as a rookie with Atlanta in 2005, making a splash with the "Baby Braves" by homering off Roger Clemens in Game 2 of the NLDS during his inaugural campaign.

Blue Ridge Mountain EMC customers express concerns


    Young Harris, Ga. – Changing the meeting day may have kept some members away from the 2019 annual meeting of Blue Ridge Mountain Electric Membership Cooperative.

Andrews drops heartbreaker in Hayesville


    Hayesville – Andrews suffered a crushing loss Friday night, falling 21-20 to Hayesville after the Yellow Jackets blocked a potential game-winning field goal in the final second

Murphy overwhelms Hayesville, 62-14, with power run game


    Murphy – Caught between the noise of head coach David Gentry tying the North Carolina all-time coaching wins record and the crowning of Murphy’s homecoming queen was the return