Real Estate

20.24 ACRES unrestricted and backs up to USFS land.  Road in place, easy access yet very private. Gentle slope with nice views. Desirable Cartoogechaye township. Tract has been subdivided into six lots and recorded with county. $299,000.  Call or text (727)460-0714.


LUXURY 1 BEDROOM  APT. (900+sqft), Fireplace, Washer-dryer, Paved, Deck with Mountain View, All Utilities, Direct TV, Wi-fi, $1,000 per month. Jamie (828)342-0069. 


FREE LAWN CARE Estimates, $5. Off With Ad, Fall Clean Up & Care, Mulch/Fertilizer, Pressure Washing, Gutters Cleaned. No Yard Too Large or Too Small. Bob (828)342-5273.

AFFORDABLE CPR CLASSES American Red Cross Certified Instructors. CPR, Adults, Children, Infants, AED, First Aid for Breathing and Bleeding Emergencies. Cathy Minter RN (941)374-2210  Email: minterca6@yahoo.com

GUTTER & DOWNSPOUT Cleaning and Repair. New Installation, Leaf Guards. No Job Too Small, Free Estimates. Call Rick Hall (828)371-3566.

CAROLINA PAINTING & Remodeling, Pressure Washing, Painting, Home Repairs, 28 Years Experience in WNC. Cell (828)371-9754.

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

HYDROSEEDING & SOD LAWNS  Now Is The Time! Ron’s Hydroseeding.  (828)283-6067.

GIBSON’S PAINTING & Home Repairs, 30 Years Experience, Insured, Satisfaction Guaranteed, Interior and Exterior Painting, Pressure Washing. Free Estimates, Beat Any Price. (828)200-7549.

NEW CREATIONS Landscaping LLC.  Landscaping Projects, Cleanup, Annual Color, Mulch, Pine Straw, Aerating, Fertilizing, Hardscapes, Steps, Retaining Walls, Grading, Gravel, Design, Grounds Maintenance and Much More! Licensed & Insured, Free Estimates (828)524-6959.

STALLSWORTH PAINTING Interior/Exterior, Pressure Washing, Handyman, 35 Years Experience. Cell (239)860-0117, home (828)332-4382.

HAUL-4-U Pick-up of Appliances Furniture, Garbage, Trash, Rubbish. Residential/Commercial Clean Outs.  (828)332-7175.

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

GREENTHUMB LAWN SERVICES Do you need Spring Cleanup? Lawn Maintenance,  Landscaping,  Leaf Blowing, Handyman Services. 18 Years Experience. Call (828)421-8847.

CAROLINA CUTTERS Accepting New Clients Offering Mowing, WeedEating, Hedge Trimming, Pressure Washing, and more. Call Chris (828)347-0943.

DIESCHER ELECTRIC Professional service. Reasonable rates. NC Licensed and fully insured. 20+ years experience. (845)807-1326.

DAVID CHEEK’S WELL PUMPS Sales Service & Installation of Pumps and Iron Removal Systems. For All Your Water Needs.(828)369-5176.

PROFESSIONAL KNIFE and scissor sharpening Mon-Sat.  Kitchen Sink Inc. 72 E. Main Street, Franklin (828)524-2956.

CRANE BROS. WELL Drilling, 6” Drilled Wells for Farms Homes and Industries, Free Estimates. 248 Crane Circle, Franklin. (828)524-4976.

LAWNS MOWED in Macon County Area, 26 Years Mowing Experience.  Starting at $35. Call (828)524-0114.

MURPHY’S PAINTING COMPANY Interior and Exterior Painting, Sheetrock repair, wallpaper removal, Log Homes, Decks, Insured. Free estimates.(828)524-1391, (828)332-0525.

SQUID’S SMALL ENGINE REPAIR & Service,  867 Highlands Rd., by Franklin Flea Market. (828)342-5135.

Misc. For Sale

BRONZE WROUGHT IRON Pot Rack, Decorative Heavy Duty Rack with hanging chain and S hooks. 36L X 15W X 16H. $150. (706)781-4133.

FARMERS MARKET 8-12, Every Saturday. Please Come Out and Support Your Local Farmers Market. Spring Vegetables, Honey, Garden Seedling, Soap, Wooden Bowl & Spoons,  Pastries, Cookies, Preserves,  Eggs. 200 Block East Palmer.

MRE’S/MILITARY BOOTS Clothing, Rain Gear, Cold Weather Gear, Sleeping Bags, Vests, Packs, Bags, Field Gear,  G.I. 5 gallon Gas/Water Cans! We buy, sell all Types Clothing, Field Gear. B & M Military Surplus, Open  Monday-Friday 9-6, Saturday  9-5, Closed Sunday,  329 Bennett Ridge Rd. Franklin, (828)349-3140. bandmmilitarysurplus.com, bandmsurplus@gmail.com

Garage & Yard Sales

“TREASURES FOR MISSIONS” Yard Sale hosted by Pine Grove Baptist Church WMU in the CAMO House, 7545 Highlands Rd.,  Saturday, May 14, from  8am-2pm. All Proceeds go to missions. Bargains galore!


VOLUNTEERS & DOG WALKERS Needed at Macon County Animal Services. 18 years and older.  Call Debbie  (941)266-7084.

Community Calendar

AARC & ZUMBA TEAMS Yard Sale, Sunday, May 15 (Rain Date May 22) 12-4pm, Currahee Brewing Company, 100 Lakeside Dr. Franklin.

HOT DOG COOKOUT Saturday, May 28,  11am–2pm, AARC Thrift Store 1521 Murphy Rd. Franklin.

TREASURES FOR MISSIONS” Yard Sale hosted by Pine Grove Baptist Church WMU in the CAMO House, 7545 Highlands Rd.,  Saturday, May 14, from  8am-2pm. All Proceeds go to missions. Bargains galore!

HABITAT RE-STORE 56 W Palmer St., Franklin. Furniture, Lighting, Plumbing, Building Materials, Doors & Windows, Appliances & More!  (828)524-5273. Sylva Re-Store,1315 W. Main St. (828)586-1800. Hours for both Stores  Mon./Wed./Fri./Sat.  10-4pm.

REACH FOR BARGAINS in Heritage Hollow, open Tues.-Sat. 10am-3pm.  Benefits Victims of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault in Macon County. Information call (828)369-2040.

Help Wanted

REGISTERED NURSE If you are a Registered Nurse licensed in the State of North Carolina and want less stress than the typical medical, hospital structure requires we need your nursing skills to supervise the daily operations of home care services provided through Home Care Partners. This position supervises the aides, scheduling, training and day to day activities to assure our clients can remain independent in their home environment. No medical services administered. Mon-Fri 40 hours per week. Benefits include vacation, sick, holidays and dental, life, health insurance. Please call Julie Van Hook at (828)507-6065 for more information. You can apply at Disability Partners, 525 Mineral Springs Drive, Sylva, NC 28779.

IN-HOME AIDE AND CNA’S We can work around your schedule starting at $12.00 per hour to provide in home aide services based on the consumer needs through the Home and Community Block Grant. You can make a difference in someone’s life age 60 and older in Jackson County. Benefits for full time PTO, dental, life and health insurance. Part time positions available. Please apply at 525 Mineral Springs Drive, Sylva NC or call Home Care Partners at (828)586-1570 for more information.

HELP WITH ROUTINE maintenance for in-town townhouse. Cleaning tools and supplies provided. References Required. (828)371-8426.

HIRING! CARPENTERS Apprentices Needed for Local Framing Crew. Good Pay! Jim Byrd Construction. Text (828)421-3009.

FRANKLIN BODY SHOP has Opening for Experienced Body Man/Painter. Hourly or Commission. Paid Days Off/Sick Days. Apply at 69 Mill St. or Franklinbody@frontier.com

CASHIERS COLOR CENTER IS looking to hire a full-time individual to assist in the paint department. Duties will include mixing paint, assisting customers with color selections and sundry items, stocking shelves and daily cleaning. Must be able to lift 50 pounds. This individual must be dependable, self-motivated, have great customer service skills and be willing to learn. We will offer on-the-job training, so experience is not necessary. For more information, call Derek Taylor @ (828)200-9226, or stop by Cashiers Color Center to fill out an application.

ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR in Sylva looking for helper electricians. Must have tools, transportation, references, and willingness to work with others. Pay based on experience- Call (828)631-0341 for interview.

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