Sickness, weather closes schools


    Murphy – As she announced that schools would remain closed Friday for inclement weather, Cherokee County Schools Superintendent Jeana Conley had one more message for families.<

Wacky weather weekend


    Mother Nature couldn’t make up her mind, as the region was hit with flooding and warm temperatures Thursday, followed by freezing temperatures and snow Friday and Saturday.

District honors Scout leaders


    Andrews – For the second year in a row, Murphy Cub Scouts Pack 400 was named Pack of the Year at the Boy Scouts of America Nantahala District Banquet on Saturday night.