This week we celebrated Labor Day, the annual holiday on the first Monday in September dedicated to the economic and social achievements of American workers, who contribute much to the strength
For all the talk about the train returning to Andrews and Murphy, there is one point that should be remembered through all the clutter: We are owed this.
For generations, Cherokee County residents have referred to their home as “God’s country.” While most of us recognize the truth of that statement the moment we step foot on this scenic land, pl
We all miss things from when we were growing up, as the past tends to get romanticized into an idyllic setting, but one thing I really took for granted way back when was sleep.
County government functioned at a high level Monday night, as a spirited and intelligent discourse settled a key issue facing Cherokee County Schools.
My first experience dealing with Alzheimer’s disease was the kind that can’t help but leave a lasting impression.
School is nearly back in after the summer break, and that means it’s time – as the Beach Boys put it – to let your colors fly.
Welcome to another edition of “Ask the Publisher,” where I will boldly attempt to answer questions from our loyal readers.
Because there’s too much to celebrate in Cherokee County for print alone, Cherokee Scout Publisher David Brown and WKRK owner Tim Radford have joined forced to produce a monthly talk show, Cele
The latest good news coming from Cherokee County Schools is the recent accreditation of Andrews High School.
The Cherokee Scout has chronicled attempts by Oscar Valdes, a local Korean War hero, to get a new sign at Konehete Park in Murphy that also honors local veterans.
Without our health, we have nothing. And our country is nearing a crisis when it comes to the number of physicians taking care of us.
When there’s a crisis, many politicians look for the quickest way to pass the buck. Playing the blame game is a contact sport, and the truth usually gets lost in the process.
For years in the publisher’s office at the Lake City (Fla.) Reporter, there was a small hole in the thick window glass facing the street.
The folks running North Carolina tend to forget there are state residents left west of Asheville – unless, of course, they need something from us.