Violet – A senior citizen was killed Feb. 11 when his car went off a bank on the Unicoi Turnpike and he fell from the car, suffering fatal injuries.
By Matthew Osborne
Andrews – Ethne and Electa Tallant, representatives from the Andrews United Methodist Church kids group, brought valentines for all of the residents of Valley View Care & R
By Ben Katz
Andrews – Jason Johnson generally thinks of himself as an Andrews guy now, but he will never completely renounce his Murphy roots.
By Matthew Osborne
Robbinsville – Two days removed from ending the regular season on a sour note, the Murphy Bulldogs rebounded in the Smoky Mountain Conference basketball tournament.
Murphy – Wins over Hiwassee Dam in the season finale Feb.
Murphy – Brevard College just expanded the depth and talent of its athletic department.
Murphy High Coach David Gentry was honored Tuesday morning with an assembly in front of the entire student body after winning his 400th career game on Friday night against Swain County.
Marcia Campbell, 72, of Murphy, passed away Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, at her residence.
Lorraine McDonnell DeRosa, 96, of Murphy, passed away Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, in a Murphy hospital.
She was a native of Nutley, N.J., but lived in Cherokee County since 2001.
Sylvia Mae Williamson Whitfield, of Aiken, S.C., lost her battle with Alzheimer’s disease and passed into paradise Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019.
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The Fourth of July Parade in Murphy made a nice comeback Wednesday, led by American Legion Post 96 and Cub Scout Pack 400 and followed by plenty of terrific entries.
The Cherokee Scout
89 Sycamore St.
Murphy, NC 28906