Brasstown – Even with only one seat on the Cherokee County Board of Commissioners left to decide in November, local politics are as hot as the weather as summer winds into fall
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Murphy – Tom Spencer, chairman of Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Cherokee County, appealed to the Cherokee County Board of Education on Thursday for new leaders to step up to help
Before the public school year begins Monday, Aug. 27, most area schools allow students and parents to stop by the campus for a special event to meet their teachers.
Asheville – An El Salvador national who took two teenage girls out of state from Cherokee County for sexual purposes pleaded guilty and will head to federal prison.
Murphy – Cassandra and Matthew Hendrix’s plans to travel around the country came to a halt as soon as a bright pink “for sale” sign in the window of Movie Time Video caught the
Two locals have died in traffic accidents this month.
Five additional school resource officers will roam the halls of Cherokee County Schools this fall, protecting students and teachers from harm.
Ranger – A woman who inexplicably ran into traffic Sunday night on U.S.
Hayesville – There was debate at a panel discussion Sunday afternoon about whether the area’s opioid problem qualifies as a crisis.
Ranger – County solid waste officials are seeking a man who illegally dumped a chopped-up sofa at the Mountain Folk Center over the weekend.
Fontana Heights – A local man who escaped prosecution after shooting a neighbor two years ago is in jail for allegedly shooting his wife last week.
Andrews – Mist settled over the Valley as Mark Hopey and Kathy Gunther walked through the tall dewey grass of Welch Farm, monitoring birds to put toward the station’s last set
Brasstown – Nanette Davidson, Keather Gougler and John C.
Murphy – The Hiwassee River Watershed Coalition held a Fun on the Valley day of learning Saturday at Konehete Park.
Murphy – Singing about the hope found in Jesus Christ for recovery from addictions, people raising their hands in praise and speakers telling how they have found freedom from drugs and alcohol – th