A sign on the wall behind the counter where Jackie Burt places cash from customers in an old-fashioned register reads, “Family first, business second.” One morning last week, she decided she wa
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A concerned Cherokee County resident reported a fox bite incident out of concern for her livestock.
Brasstown – The sound of dulcimers lulled the crowd at John C. Campbell Folk School into a peaceful trance as four musicians poured their essences into a melodious ensemble.
Marble – Gene Apker never saw it coming.
Murphy – Shepherd of the Mountains Church is starting a private school for children from kindergarten through sixth grade.
Tomotla – A Murphy man facing a litany of charges ranging from child abuse to kidnapping to multiple protective order violations was arrested again Saturday night in an incident at the home of a
When Roy Dickey was appointed by the Republican Party to the Cherokee County Board of Commissioners in 2014, he wasn’t sure if his abbreviated two-year term would be his only foray into politics
Jan Lukens decided late in 2015 to run for a set on the Cherokee County Board of Commissioners, but when he made that call it was too late to change his affiliation to either political party.
Hanging Dog – After batting to receive insurance for the Big Sweep, which almost resulted in another cancellation, GreenWorks stepped up to the plate.
This new weekly feature in the Cherokee Scout will take a look at beers brewed in Cherokee County over the summer.
* Name: Zacchaeus the Giant DIPA by Andrews Brewing Co.
Throughout the day, Carolyn Dempsey was asked what’s the difference between a butter bean and a lima bean. “Lima beans and butter beans are the same thing,” she’d respond each time.
Murphy – Microbiologist turned fused glass artist Bobbi Umbach dazzled attendees during Friday night’s Art Walk with her delicately crafted, one-of-a-kind glass pieces.
Murphy – Several debt payments for school building projects will be paid for in the next few years.
Culberson – A Murphy man was arrested in the early morning hours of Aug. 2 walking along N.C. 60 naked.
Murphy – When NASA is preparing its astronauts to understand the delicate balance of zero gravity in space, they don’t just strap them to the top of a rocket, launch them, and hope for the best