Tue06272017

     Subscribe  |  Contact  |  Advertise  |  RSS Feed Other Publications

News Headlines
Spring can be a scramble at the High Hampton Inn and Country Club in Cashiers. Every year, after a long…
With a bigger local labor pool and a tourism season that wraps around most of the year, hiring in Sylva…
Although Haywood County shares many economic similarities with Cashiers, it also sees challenges distinct from those of Jackson County.
The climate and topography of Haywood County make it a place that people want to live.
Wednesday, 21 June 2017 14:26

TWSA rates to rise

Written by
Customers of the Tuckaseigee Water and Sewer Authority will see their rates increase if the 2017-18 budget is adopted as…
Wednesday, 21 June 2017 14:24

New Waynesville Publix development a go

Written by
A large-scale retail development featuring Lakeland, Florida-based grocer Publix as an anchor tenant moved forward without opposition after unanimous consent…
Emergencies like the Gatlinburg fires of 2016 and simulated emergencies like last week’s Operation Vigilant Catamount in Canton have brought…
Wednesday, 21 June 2017 14:16

Macon commissioners split on budget approval

Written by
By Kurt J. Volker • Contributing Writer Following a somewhat contentious debate leading up to final budget approval, Macon County Commissioners…
Eminent figures have called for common sense, nonpartisan redistricting since even before Massachusetts Gov. Elbridge Gerry unwittingly lent his name…
Wednesday, 21 June 2017 14:14

Swain budget hearing set for June 22

Written by
Swain County commissioners will hold a public hearing at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 22, to hear feedback from the community…
A squat little cinder block shop tucked away in a quiet mountain cove on the outskirts of Waynesville caught fire…
Wednesday, 21 June 2017 14:03

Haywood Chamber awards business leaders

Written by
The Haywood County Chamber of Commerce recently presented its annual awards to business leaders who have gone above and beyond…
Waynesville Mayor Gavin Brown hasn’t chaired a meeting of the Waynesville Board of Aldermen in more than a month now;…