Council floating vaccine reward


Murphy – A council member has proposed using taxpayer dollars in the form of paid leave to reward town employees who receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

Company eyes local freight service


Murphy – Local officials believe they are one step closer to reinvigorating Cherokee County’s economy through use of the Andrews-to-Murphy rail line. 

Floral valentines at nursing home


Peachtree-Victoria Atkinson still remembers visiting the nursing home while she was growing and singing for the residents. Being an empath, she could feel how lonely they were.