Classifieds for August 9, 2018


Real Estate

FIXER UPPER OLDER 3BD/1BA,  .71 acre, All Usable Property. Nice Outbuilding. Would make Excellent Rental Property. $45,000. (828)342-8854.

16.98 ACRES For Sale By Owner, 50-50 Grass Woods Build Anywhere, Great Views, Make Great Mini Ranch. (828)421-4582.

Commercial Rentals

STORES ON DEPOT ST. Franklin, Corner Store, 1500  sq. ft., Next to Nation Wide, Great for Retail.  $875/monthly (828)369-7550, (305)663-7411.

PRIME RETAIL/OFFICE Professional, 800sf & up. Near Harris Medical Park & Willy’s BBQ, 3/Months free with L/T lease Tom (828)524-4072, Phyllis (828)332-0942.


HOMES FOR RENT 2BD/1BA Town House, Close To Town, Recently Refurbished $675 monthly, Washer/Dryer Hook-up.  No Pets. Non-smoking (828)371-6844.

2BD/1.5BA APARTMENT Living Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Lots of Closet Space, $550/monthly First and Last Month Security. No Pets. Immediate Availability. (828)369-7550 (305)663-7411.

1/2/3/4 BEDROOM HOMES for Rent, No Pets 1st/Last/Deposit Required. (910)530-0318, (828)332-1605. Information available Village Storage Office,  499 Dowdle Mtn. Rd.

LARGE 3BR/2BA doublewide recently remodeled flat lot with  trees on creek. Year lease.  $800/monthly, Plus Security. No Pets.  (828)421-2587.


PAINTING & STAINING  Residential, Interior/Exterior, Repaint, Pressure Washing,  Deck Repair, Locally Owned & Operated, Franklin/Highlands Area, 25 Years, Excellent References, Free Estimates, Insured, Chandler Contracting. (828)369-5104, (828)226-3792.

J&D HOME RENOVATIONS & Repairs, Decks, Roofing Repair and Painting Etc. 35+ yrs. exp. Free Estimates. (828)424-1795. Ask for James.

LI’L GIANT SERVICES We use our small loader with attachments for your various needs. Reasonable rates- Free estimates   (706)782-4959.

GUTTER & DOWNSPOUT Cleaning and Repair. New Installation, Leaf Guards. No Job Too Small, Free Estimates. (828)524-5475.

LOOKING FOR SOMEONE to help you or your loved one with errands ? Housekeeping? Meals? Personal care? I’m a nurse/caregiver available part-time to help make your life a bit easier. (828)335-0228. References available.

ROGERS ROOFING & Repair, 33 Years Local Area, Many References, Work Guaranteed. (828)524-7892.

EXPERIENCED CARPENTER 30 Years Local Area. Additions, Decks, Roofs, Doors & Windows, Remodeling Etc. Work Guaranteed  References (828)524-7892.

PACKING ORGANIZING Cleaning! Residential and Commercial! Estate Packing and Support. Move In/Out Deep Cleaning.  Staging and Other Real Estate Services.  Fast, Efficient, Dependable, Great References.  (828)550-4585.

CNA TRAINED Caregiver, References Available.  In Home Aid.   Over 10 Years Experience. (828)342-3750.

NOW IS THE TIME for Hydroseeding. Sod lawns. Ron’s Hydroseeding. (828)524-3976.

NEW CREATIONS Landscaping LLC. For all your landscaping design & installation needs! Spring cleanup, lot clearing, driveway repair, grounds maintenance, firewood, retaining walls, crossties, we do it all! Insured Free estimates (828)524-6959.

HILLBLAZER PROPERTY Maintenance/Management: Pressure Washing, Repairs, Painting, Debris Removed, Insured, Property Inspections, Monitoring (828)371-6844 US Navy Veteran Retired.

LAWNS MOWED in Macon County Area, 22 Years Mowing Experience.  Call (828)524-0114.

TRASH PICKUP (household, yard, and Large items), Yard mowing, and removal of downed trees. Call Elizabeth @ (863)602-5061.

HANDYMAN HOME REPAIRS Carpentry, Pressure Washing, Windows, Doors, Decks, Drywall, Painting,   Electrical/Plumbing, Repairs of any kind.  40 Years, Fast/Reasonable/Reliable.  (828)332-7247.

STALLSWORTH PAINTING Pressure Washing, Handyman, 35 Years Experience. (239)860-0117.

CAROLINA PAINTING & Remodeling, Pressure Washing, Painting, Home Repairs, 25 Years Experience in WNC. No Job Too Small. Home (828)349-9087, Cell (828)371-9754.

PROFESSIONAL CAREGIVER First Aid, CPR Certified, Grooming, Light Housekeeping, Meal Prep, Appointments, Medication Management, Franklin Area. Dependable, References Available. (404)895-0616.

HALL’S WINDOW Cleaning 25 Years Experience, Insured,  Great References, Call (828)369-9662.

MELTON’S ROOFING and Gutter Cleaning. Give Us a Call at cell# (828)421-6712 With All Your Roof and Gutter Needs.

ELITE HAULING SERVICES Waste, Junk, Debris, Building Material and Construction Clean-up. Pick-up, Delivery, Loading Service Available. Commercial/Residential. Licensed/Insured. (772)559-7874, (828)321-9811.

GRADING, FINISH GRADING Hydroseed, Driveways, Roads, Hauling, Land Clearing, Chipper. Install Septic Systems,  Retaining Walls, Rock Work, Boulders, Patio, Mowing, Painting.  Perez. (828)524-8650, (828)347-6793 Excellent References.

C & C PUMPS Well Pump Sales, Service & Installations. Iron Removal Filter Systems. Call David Cheek (828)369-5176.

STOCKTON’S HOME Improvements Interior and Exterior painting, Additions, Remodeling trim, Decks, custom wood work. 35 years experience. Insured! No job too small. Free Estimates. (828)342-2432.

GARY BROWNING’S HOME Repairs, Decks, Pressure Washing, Interior Remodels, Painting, Etc. No Job Too Small, Prompt Response, Free Estimates,  cell# (828)342-4039.

KUB-TRAC SERVICES Bush Hogging, Backhoe, Trenching, Road Maintenance, Tree Service, Licensed, Insured, References. (828)371-4207.

YOUNG TREE SERVICE Complete Tree and Crane Services, 24 Hour Emergency Response.  Fully Insured with Workmans Comp. (828)421-0967.

Misc. for Sale

ANTIQUE POSTER BED Full Size and dresser about 100 years.  Good condition $350.  Small drop down front desk, handmade $50. Upright Freezer. Irene (828)332-7765.

FULL SIZE. solid oak, Amish made futon with newer mattress and washable cover. $300. (828)388-0420.

SCRAPAGANZA Unique Shop in The Woods. Redesign Clothes, Hats-Purses, Free Form Stain Glass, Casts Offs into Art and Much More! Open Fridays 10am-4pm, 164 Oak Hill Dr. (828)524-7578.

MICHAEL BOLTON TIICKETS Aug. 23, Row D 107, 109. Front Center. $75 Each. OBO. Smoky Mountain Center, Franklin.   (239)691-9134.

AVON BY LINDA JONES Established 2004, Franklin, 2018 Shop my Avon Store 24/7

USE DD-33 TO CONTROL Fleas and Ticks on dogs & cats topically. Quicker kill. Longer residual. Biodegradeable! At Tractor Supply (

FARMERS MARKET Saturdays 8am-Noon.  Fresh, Local Produce, Eggs, Feta, Mushrooms, Honey, Baked Goods, Meat, Preserves, Plants, Botanicals.  200 Block E. Palmer

Garage & Yard Sales

FINALLY IT’S BACK! BIG SALE at Donna’s.  Tons of furniture, patio sets, sheets, towels, clothes, fans, baby stuff, tons more. 2594 Wells Grove Road, Saturday Aug. 11th, 8-2.

MULTI FAMILY Saturday, 8-3, Toys, Kids Clothes 0-3T, Jewelry, Household Items Much More! Highlands Rd. to 43 Birch Lane.

CONTENTS OF HOUSE 175 Jim Mann Rd., Saturday, 9-5, Furniture, Clothes, Tools. You Name It We Have It. Must Sell! Rain or Shine!

BARGAINS GALORE at 14th Annual Yard Sale on Saturday, August 11th 8am to 2pm at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship at 85 Sierra Ln., located 1.2 miles past Hardee’s off Lakeside Dr. Hundreds of items including: Tools, Furniture, Jewelry, Dale Earnhardt Jacket (XL), Dale Earnhardt Blanket, #3 Christmas Ornament, Kids Cowboy’s Lg. Jacket, Christmas (mostly brand NEW), Electronics, Kitchenware, Small Appliances, Camping, and Wacky but Wonderful. Call Elizabeth (510)544-9077 with questions. Se Habla Espanol!

ESTATE SALE Remaining items include antique desk, Hoosier cabinet, cedar chest, wash stand, dining room set. Lots of miscellaneous items half price. Friday, Saturday & Sunday 9-5. 198 Welcome Lane just south of Otto. Follow signs. Rain or shine.

PLANT SALE Bella View Farm Animal Sanctuary. Plants, trees, shrubs, & more. All sales support our special needs rescues. Friday & Saturday 9-4, 551 Battle Branch Ridge Road


FIREARMS WANTED Licensed dealer looking to buy guns of all kinds. Whole collections or singles. Paying according to blue book prices. Call Josh at (828)371-7919.

WANTED TO BUY U.S. and Foreign Coins. Call Dan (828)421-1616. Any Quantity, Coins Also For Sale.

Motor Vehicles

2000 XK8 JAGUAR Convertible excellent condition, 2-owner, Fl. Car, runs great, new tires, battery, fuel pump.   $7600. (386)590-7672.

AUTO PARTS/COLLISION  Parts: Bumpers, Fenders, Headlights and Used Parts, Motors, Transmissions, Accessories. Installation Available. Franklin Body Shop. (828)524-7494.

Boats & Camptes

2009 27’ JAYCO Super-Lite Tow Behind Trailer. Bars, Ball Assembly and Extras. Great Condition. $9,500. (828)349-9095.

Community Fundraisers

REACH FOR BARGAINS in Heritage Hollow is open Mon.-Sat. 10am to 4pm. Proceeds benefit Victims of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault in Macon County. For More Information call 369-2040.

CARENET THRIFT STORE 268 E. Palmer St., Franklin, Hours, Monday through Friday 9am-5pm, Saturday 9am-1pm. 100% of proceeds benefit the Mission of CareNet to help bridge the gap during times of crisis for families in Macon County. (828)349-9064.

NORMAN DRYMAN BENEFIT Saturday, Aug. 11, Cartoogechaye Church of God, Hot Dog Supper 5 p.m., Gospel Singing 7 p.m. For Medical Expenses.

BETHEL UNITED Methodist Church Country Breakfast Fundraiser Saturday, Aug. 11, 7:30-10am, Eggs, Bacon, Sausage, Biscuits, Gravy, Pancakes, Grits, Potatoes, Juice and Coffee. Donation Only. 81 Bethel Church Road.

CHRISTINE’S HOME DECOR fundraiser for Penelope. 10% all fabric sales will go to Appalachian Animal Rescue Center to help pay for Penelope’s life saving treatment. August 9th-August 16th. (828)524-7007.

BARGAINS GALORE 14th Annual Yard Sale, Saturday, August 11, 8am-2pm, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 85 Sierra Ln.,  1.2 miles past Hardee’s off Lakeside Dr. Hundreds of items including: Tools, Furniture, Jewelry, Dale Earnhardt Jacket (XL), Dale Earnhardt Blanket, #3 Christmas Ornament, Kids Cowboy’s Lg. Jacket, Christmas (mostly brand NEW), Electronics, Kitchenware, Small Appliances, Camping, and Wacky but Wonderful. Elizabeth (510)544-9077. Se Habla Espanol!

PLANT SALE Bella View Farm Animal Sanctuary. Plants, trees, shrubs, & more. All sales support our special needs rescues. Friday & Saturday 9-4, 551 Battle Branch Ridge Road

LOIS STAMEY (MS. LOIS) Benefit, Sat., Aug. 18, at Macon Middle School  Hot dog supper starts at 5pm with auction and cake walk afterwards.  More info call (828)371-0863 or (828)342-3142.

HABITAT RE-STORE 56 W Palmer St., Franklin. Furniture, Lighting, Plumbing, Building Materials, Doors & Windows, Appliances & More! Hours 9am-4pm Mon.-Sat., closed third Tues. (828)524-5273. Hours for the Sylva Re-Store,150 E Sylva Shopping Center are Tues.-Sat., 10am-4pm, (828)586-1800.


RARE CHICKENS Sapphire Gems $30 & Lavender Orpingtons $25, 4 mo. old hens  (386)628-6077.

LOOKING FOR A LOVING Pet or Lost Pet. Macon County Animal Control, Open M-F 9-4, 1377 Lake Side Dr., (828)349-2106. Pictures of Lost and Available Pets,

Help Wanted

TURNING POINT SERVICES is looking for a caregiver 18 hours a week. Experience with IDD population is a plus. Apply online at

OLD EDWARDS INN and Spa are looking for the following employees Sales assistant- Acorns, Banquet Servers, Cooks, Front Office Manager/Front Desk Supervisor/ Front Desk Agents/Bellmen, Housekeeping Supervisor, Housekeepers & Turndown, Hostess/Bartenders/Servers/Bussers, Spa Concierge and Attendants,  Madison’s Reservationist, Dishwashers,  Full-time breakfast server and Assistant Inn Manager– Half Mile Farm.  Contact:  Pat Turnbull (828)787-2697

FULL-TIME BREAKFAST Attendant – Half Mile Farm, Highlands, NC The Breakfast Attendant is responsible for breakfast set up, food and beverage prep/service, breakdown of the breakfast bar while delivering exemplary guest service. The Breakfast Attendant meets and greets all guest as they arrive and thanks them as they depart as well as interacts with the guest to ensure all needs are met and to answer any questions they may have. Contact:  Pat Turnbull (828)787-2697.

MADISON’S RESTAURANT Reservationist To assist in the duties of the Food and Beverage Department maximizing bookings by delivering a delightful yet efficient reservations service; our reservations are meticulous at administration ensuring that every detail of a customer’s reservation has been accurately recorded following established procedures.  Full-time, year-round position.  Contact:  Pat Turnbull (828)787-2697.

SMALL HANDYMAN Services Needed.  Pressure Washing, Light Painting and Yard Work. $8 hour.  (828)369-7300.

MACON PROGRAM FOR Progress 0-5 Head Start is currently seeking bids for a Mental Health Consultant. The person selected will work with children and families that have been referred for services, providing counseling and therapy as necessary. The consultant will also work closely with teachers to provide assistance in a mental health curriculum as well as consulting on managing children’s challenging behaviors. This person will also facilitate a Parenting Support Group. This person should possess a BS degree and be licensed or certified as a mental health professional. Interested parties should submit a letter of interest to Macon Program for Progress, ATTN: Executive Director, PO Box 700, Franklin, NC 28744 by 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 22, 2018.

MACON PROGRAM FOR Progress 0-5 Head Start is currently seeking bids for Nutrition Consultant to provide consulting services including menu development, evaluation and development of nutrition care plans for children with special dietary needs, evaluating and monitoring food safety and sanitation practices, and other nutrition related services as needed. Consultant must possess a BS Degree in a related field and be licensed or certified. Interested parties should submit a letter of interest to Macon Program for Progress, ATTN: Executive Director, PO Box 700, Franklin, NC 28744 by 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 22, 2018.

SKYLINE LODGE is hiring front desk clerks ,restaurant servers and Maintenance persons. Employee Housing. We offer training. Call (828)526-2121 for an application. Background checks done.

PART-TIME MUSIC DIRECTOR Wanted at Franklin First Baptist Church. Send resumes to 69 Iotla St, Franklin, NC 28734.

KILWIN’S CHOCOLATES & Ice Cream – Highlands: Position:  Manager (Full-time 40 hours per week); Hourly Wage Range: $16.00 to $20.00 per hour depending upon experience.  Also potential incentive bonuses and tips. Beneifts:  Two weeks paid time off each year, Simple IRA matching plan, 20% discount on all products and free ice cream every day you work.  Exclusions:  Applicant must be a non-smoker and be able to pass a drug test. We are looking for a customer/people oriented person to lead our shop in Highlands, North Carolina.  Kilwin’s is a national franchise that focuses on delivering premium ice cream and high quality confectionary products.  We have been in Highlands for more than 20 years.  The manager position would primarily be responsible  for providing direct service to customers as well as overseeing employees who provide those same services.  The position would also involve some cooking and assistance with scheduling and ordering.  This is a year round position.  If you are interested, please e-mail and an employment application will be e-mailed to you.

COMPANION HEALTH CARE  Now Hiring: CNA’s and Experienced Caregivers Needed for in Home Care.  Call (828)524-6444.

WILLY’S BBQ Now Hiring Mature, Dependable Servers for Lunch and Dinner Shifts. Must  be 18 or Older.  Apply in Person after 2 p.m.,  240 Cunningham Rd., Franklin.

NOW HIRING ALL POSITIONS Cooks, Servers, Dishwashers. Apply in Person. Franklin Cafe, 1251 E. Main St., Franklin.

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