Saturday, November 18, 2017
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Spaghetti and a classic Western for a good cause

Brittney Burns -- Staff Writer Have dinner plans for Thursday? How about an all-you-can-eat Spaghetti Buffet, an old Western all while helping raise funds for...

Community basketball league recognizes long-standing volunteers

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer For decades, Macon County Community League basketball (MCBB) has been providing children with the opportunity to play basketball during the...

Nonprofit coffeehouse seeking to enrich community

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer Students at Western Carolina University have the opportunity to pay-it-forward, just by grabbing a cup of coffee. Hillside Grind Coffeehouse...

Youth participate in 30 Hour Famine to raise awareness, donations for...

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer For more than two decades, youth in Macon County have been participating in the 30 Hour Famine each year to...

REACH throwing a Mardi Gras Dinner

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer In the last week, REACH of Macon County has had a total of 21 shelter residents, 12 kids and nine...

Community rallies around 7-year-old boy

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer Special doesn't even begin to describe what happened Friday. On Friday, I watched as an entire community rallied around a...

Cowee School serving as an economic business development hub 

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer When the Cowee School Heritage Center was first proposed to the county, its purpose was outlined as a way to...

Director of CareNet finding his stride

Ella Kliger – Contributing Writer “This is ministry work as well as a human service to the community,” according to Don Capaforte, the director of...

Shootout at Jan. 21 basketball game to raise money for Zari...

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer When Alabama and Clemson were announced as the first national championship game rematch in college football history, two local friends...

NC Autocross Championships

Harry Taylor -- Contributing Writer The Highlands Sports Car Club of Asheville hosted the 2016 North Carolina Autocross Championships in Franklin on Saturday and Sunday,...