Murphy – State officials have shut down the Murphy License Plate Agency for alleged contract infractions and possible violation of state law.
By Penny Ray
Murphy – Many people in the community took to social media over the weekend to express varying levels of outrage after Cherokee County Schools announced May 15 that 14 teachers
By Matthew Osborne
Andrews – On the eve of another military buildup in the Mideast, Memorial Day stares the hawks down, if only for a moment, for this day remembers the price that is paid for the
By Ben Katz
Cherokee County’s proud veterans groups and thousands of citizens who served in the military will be remembering Memorial Day in a variety of ways this weekend.
Murphy – Just in time for Memorial Day, Marine Corps League Detachment 1011 added 22 more bricks for the veterans memorial at Konehete Park.
By Samantha Sinclair
Denver – For the first time in school history, Young Harris College won the Southeast Super Regional.
Now, the Mountain Lions are right where they want to be.
Greensboro – Some might call it a family tradition, but that would be incorrect.
Greensboro – Haven’t we seen this one before?
Murphy – Squandered opportunities and late adjustments.
Pinehurst – It’s an accomplishment that golfers spend a lifetime attempting, but few succeed: a hole-in-one.
World War II veteran Jack Rhodes was honored by fellow veterans Saturday in Cherokee County. Read more about Rhodes' life and honors in the March 27 edition of the Cherokee Scout.
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The Fourth of July Parade in Murphy made a nice comeback Wednesday, led by American Legion Post 96 and Cub Scout Pack 400 and followed by plenty of terrific entries.
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