Primary results


With early vote count showing them each losing by a couple hundred votes, uncertainty swirled the air around supporters of Steve “Cold Cash” Coleman and incumbent Commissioner C.B. McKinnon. 

State wants to drain Tanglewood


    Murphy – Concern over the integrity of Tanglewood Dam continues, as state officials sent a letter to Cherokee County earlier this month seeking help with draining Tanglewood La

Frontier causes 2nd 911 outage


    Dillsboro – Frontier Communications workers cut fiber wiring in Jackson County late Thursday night, preventing Cherokee County E-911 Communications from receiving 911 calls.