To Helen Back - A Local’s Guide

My family history goes back a good ways in Northeast Georgia and particularly in Helen. My mom grew up on…
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Ask Us Anything - being jealous doesn't make you a bad person

Part of our goal here at Rumble is to start and continue conversations among women. We want to know what’s…
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Domestic Violence Awareness Month - Know the Signs

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and the Jackson County Department of Public Health wants to shine a light on…
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Ask Us Anythin - Providing feedback in a professional way

Part of our goal here at Rumble is to start and continue conversations among women. We want to know what’s…
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WCU presents femme-forward ‘Christmas Carol’

A Ghost of Christmas Past, femme-forward adaptation of Charles Dickens' ‘A Christmas Carol’ adapted by Ashlee Wasmund will premiere virtually…
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Giving Tuesday - Q&A with Haywood Habitat for Humanity

Jamye Sheppard has been at the helm of Haywood Habitat for Humanity since 2014, but you may also remember her…
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The Art of Survival - Spartanburg Exhibits Works Created During Pandemic

Artists Collective | Spartanburg will host The Art of Survival, an art exhibition on tap for Jan. 5-Feb. 27, 2021,…
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Check Your Vanity At the Door - Or On Zoom

Holidays going on, pandemic still going on, virtual shopping going on x 1000, and my face going on everywhere! I…
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Now Is The Time - Be Part Of The Solution

Dear anyone that feels like they have been challenged beyond measure — almost a year ago, our world as we…
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Love Is Respect - Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

February is Teen Dating Violence and Awareness Prevention Month. This issue affects not just teens, but their families, friends, and…
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‘Dis Tew Much’- Reimagining A Less Performative Black History Month

By Dana Murray Patterson, Ph.D. — Celebrating Black History Month as a Black person has become much like being the host…
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The Four Horsemen - 4 Behaviors That Destroy Relationships

Having a long and happy relationship is about so much more than planning a romantic night out for Valentine’s Day.
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HART Theatre - The Women Behind the Curtain

It’s been a trying year for HART Theatre. As an establishment that thrives off human engagement and interaction, a pandemic…
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Astrology - How To Align Your Life With The Universe

I've known Lori Randall since 2004 when we met at Gainesville College in Georgia and worked on the student newspaper…
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Let's Rumble - Ask Us Anything

Part of our goal here at Rumble is to start and continue conversations among women. We want to know what’s…
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Let's Rumble - Ask Us Anything

Part of our goal here at Rumble is to start and continue conversations among women. We want to know what’s…
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Meet the new principal at Tuscola High

RUMBLE: You are the first female to be lead principal at Tuscola High School. Is this meaningful to you? 
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The importance of ritual and solitude

We wanted to tell you about how to start your own ritual but also wanted to share with you the…
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Eating for the world around us

Eating, whether you’re food obsessed like me or not, is a huge part of our lives. At least three times…
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Invite Some Magic Into Your Life

In a somewhat dismissive tone, you’ve probably heard someone use the word “woo” in describing beliefs or practices that aren’t…
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How Essential Oils Changed My Life

I’ve always dabbled in essential oils and homeopathic remedies, but it wasn’t until the birth of my second son that…
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Enneagram: A Path To Deeper Understanding

By Megan Trawick — I should start by saying that I really enjoy personality tests. I always have. I remember first…
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The Power Of Pause

How many pauses do you take throughout your day? Do you pause before deciding what to eat for breakfast? Do…
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Beet Gnocchi

“Giovedì gnocchi, Venerdì pesce, Sabato trippa”
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Small Business Success — Waynesville Soda Jerks

As we highlight some resources for small businesses at Haywood Community College this week, we also wanted to highlight a…
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Q&A with President of HCC Dr. Shelley White

Haywood Community College is excited to offer a new online resource for small business owners and those hoping to start…
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NAACP task force to mentor teachers on equity work

NAACP chapters in Jackson and Haywood counties have created a joint task force to help mentor public school teachers who…
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5 Ways to Protect Teens From Online Dating Dangers

Online dating is an absolute minefield. When our parents were being raised, gentleman callers either had to ring the home…
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Feminist Gift Guide: Six Local Women-Owned Shops To Support On Valentine's Day

By Leilah Stone | What do prom portraits, CBD chocolate truffles, and cherry pie scented candles all have in common?…
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PINK Adventure Tours Adds Gatlinburg Loop

PINK® Adventure Tours recently announced the addition of the Gatlinburg Loop Smoky Mountains Tour to its current adventure tour offerings through the Great…
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Chickpea Salad

Today, Wednesday, Feb. 10, is one of those unseasonably warm winter days. The days that invoke a yearning for spring,…
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Join Bohemian Jean For Valentine's Day Show

Musical duo Bohemian Jean is made up of Matt Welborn and Jessi Stone, who is also news editor from Smoky…
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The Table: We're Here For The Food

  I’m not really into football. I’m more into the food and the company on Superbowl Sunday. 
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Black History Month Celebrations

Black History Events in February:
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Rumble Readers Respond

Reader response: 
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The Table: Food For Concentration And Productivity

Concentration and productivity have always been important for work and creativity. But now more than ever, with people working from…
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Why I Got the COVID-19 Vaccine

By Meg Mamer, RN, BSN, Director ICU and Respiratory Therapy, Haywood Regional Medical Center — For most of us, this past holiday…
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Women Offer Their Best Career Advice

We reached out to our Rumble Readers and asked them for their best career advice for other women. Always easier…
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Expert Tips From One Career Woman To Another

Katy Gould is the director of the Small Business Center at Haywood Community College. She enjoys working with small business…
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An important day for women

Wednesday was a day women have been waiting for, working for, speaking out of turn for, making trouble for —…
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Q&A With Tote Project Founders

Fay Grant and her best friend Michelle Fergason co-founded a fair trade tote bag company in 2013 with the intent on…
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Myths and Truths about Human Trafficking

2020 was a year that could have used clear, concise information and instructions. Unfortunately, multiple conspiracy theories took hold, dividing…
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Creamy Butternut Squash Pasta Sauce

When the world gets crazy, I often turn to food for comfort. Cooking is one of those spaces where my…
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A Day On, Not A Day Off

By Megan McLeod, AmeriCorps Program Officer and Training Coordinator for North Carolina
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Senior Prospers in Teaching Program Despite Pandemic

Jorden Rice, a graduating senior at Brevard College, is on the path to realizing her dream of becoming a teacher…
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Ways to Celebrate MLK Day

Did you know, MLK Day is the only federal holiday designated as a national day of service to encourage all…
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Tips for hiking through the winter

I hiked 50 trails in 2020, a majority of them in Western North Carolina. It’s not an easy feat, and…
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'Mortgage Mommy' offers advice to financial freedom

Amber Patterson, owner of Allied Mortgage Group here in Waynesville, shares her best advice for women who are striving toward…
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Love Is Always A Risk, Do It Anyway

  Am I the only one who is obsessed with the show “Married at First Sight?” I’m so intrigued by this…
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Finding Love After Divorce

My divorce happened one year after my mom’s death. Overwhelmed by grief and depleted of all emotional energy, I wasn’t…
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