Road improvements have been a major topic of discussion in Cherokee County for some time. It was listed during the recent political campaigns by candidates for both county commission and N.C.
Just when we thought we were out, they pulled us back in. Gov.
One month after the Nov. 8 elections, there seems to be renewed optimism around Cherokee County.
• I’ve been told many times that the Lord works in mysterious ways, and I’ve seen it myself too many times to count. The last 10-plus years, to be exact.
On Nov. 21, a school bus crashed in Chattanooga, Tenn., killing six students ranging from ages 6-10.
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Thursday is Thanksgiving Day in America, a national holiday celebrated every fourth week in November as a day of giving thanks for the blessing of the harvest and of the preceding year.
Especially at this time of year, I’m thankful to live and work in a community that still cares about each other as well as their local newspaper.
There has been a lot of talk about what America will be like once we reach Jan. 20 – inauguration day.
News tends to be very local in far- western North Carolina, but a case in neighboring Robbinsville may have far-reaching national implications.
No matter who your favorite ball team is, you could not help but smile a little bit when the Chicago Cubs finally won the World Series last week after 108 years.
I got up this morning and drank something hot while watching the morning news. Then I stumbled into the shower with my eyes still half closed.
Americans have heard many times from presidential candidate Donald Trump that the election is “rigged.” While that’s not entirely true, it’s also not entirely false.
With one pull of a trigger on Dec. 2, 2004, Sallie Sompayrac’s life would never be the same.
Every fall, I especially look forward to doing two things – handing out awards to volunteers and community service organizations at the Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce’s annual dinner, and