Classifieds for April 18, 2019


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.


FURNISHED MOBILE Suitable for one person.  $550/monthly. $350/deposit. Utilities included. W/D. 4 mi. from Franklin. Month to month. References. Call to fill out application. (828)349-1426.

2/1 BASEMENT APT No Pets, Old Murphy Rd., $600/monthly, $600/security, City Water included, (828)371-6844.

DESIGNER HEXAGON Lake House on Paved Road only 2 miles from town. Unfurnished 2BD/2BA, Large Deck with View, Open Beam Ceiling with Panoramic  Floor to Ceiling Windows, Central A/C/Heat, Lawn Service Included,  Good Cell Phone Signal, Washer/Dryer, Full Kitchen. Feel like you’re on Vacation Year-around! $750 per month/anual. Call (828)342-6229 or (828)342-8118.

BEAUTIFUL MOUNTAIN TOP in Burningtown. 3/2, 2.7 acres Gated. Rent $1,700/monthly plus Deposit or For Sale. (828)342-1531.

NEWLY RENOVATED private 1/1 downstairs house/apt. Non-smoking, consider dog under 20lbs, W/D.  $675/monthly. $675/deposit, $250 non-refundable pet fee. Includes water/electric.  Off West Old Murphy. Background check. (828)371-6844.

JUST REFURBISHED 4 Unit Apt. Complex, All units 1 bedroom, Semi private porches, No Pets, $625/$650 ALL utilities included, and 1 huge 1BD No electric included $650.  Perfect for older retired Couple, Older Single or Disabled. It’s Quiet, peaceful, great views of Watauga area. 1BD Cabin, Close to Town. $625/monthly. No Pets. (828)371-6844.

RV/TINY HOME SITE for Rent. Second Month Free. $325/monthly. Includes Water, Sewer and Trash, 6 Miles from Downtown,  Quite, Woodsy Small Park. (828)371-6844.


PAINTING & STAINING  Residential, Interior/Exterior, Repaint, Pressure Washing,  Deck Repair, Locally Owned & Operated, Franklin/Highlands Area, 30 Years, Excellent References, Free Estimates, Insured, Chandler Contracting. (828)369-5104, (828)226-3792.

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

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

DO YOU NEED your deck or house pressure washed, remodeled, painted inside or out? Call Steve for estimate (828)421-8639.

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.

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

MOUNTAIN MIST Property Maintenance & More, Lawn Mowing, Repairs, Gutter Cleaning, Small Tree, Shrub Removal. Free Estimates. (828)200-4046.

FREE LAWN CARE Estimates, Yard Clean Up & Care, Mulch/Fertilizer, Pressure Washing, Gutters Cleaned. No Yard Too Large or Too Small. Bob (828)349-1717.

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

CNA TRAINED Caregiver, In Home Aid, Run Errands, Dr. Appoints, Light Housekeeping. References Available.  Over 10 Years Experience. (828)342-3750.

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.

“MAKING A DIFFERENCE” Professional Organizing and Declutter Services Free consultation. (828)347-1542.

MOUNTAIN HAULERS Property Clean Out Specialist, You Call, We Haul. 10 Years Experience, Residential and Commercial Debris Removal. (828)371-0640.

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

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

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

HYDROSEEDING  Now Is The Time! Ron’s Hydroseeding. (828)524-3976.

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.

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

ALL AMERICAN TREE Service, Full Tree Removal, Stump Grinding, Pruning, Storm Cleanup, View Cutting, Excavating, Bush-Hogging, Gravel-hauling, Firewood. Fully Insured. Free Estimate. (828)506-8480.

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.

MURPHY’S PAINT COMPANY Interior and Exterior Painting, Log Homes, Decks, and Pressure Cleaning. 37 years in business. Insured. Free estimates.(828)524-1391, (828)332-0525.

MOUNTAIN SEPTIC SERVICE Septic Tank Pumping, Septic Locating and Repairs, Jetting and Line Replacement. Culvert Cleaning. Call (828)342-5700.

SQUID’S SMALL ENGINE REPAIR & Service, Get your lawn equipment ready for Spring.  894 Clarks Chapel Road, Franklin (828)342-5135.

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

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

Misc. For Sale

12” TURNING PLOW $125. 6HP Dirty Jobs Chipper $450. Aerator $25. Misc. Items. (828)332-7312.

FURNITURE FOR SALE Sofa, Recliner Chairs, Dressers, Make Offers, Other Items. Call (828)369-9867.

Motor Vehicles

1998 FORD MUSTANG Coup, 3.8L V-6, Runs Good, $1250. (828)421-6361.

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

Boats & Campers

STOW DON’T TOW Store your boat or RV at the Lake instead of towing over the mountain.  10×30 Covered units $65/month Open storage $35/month.  Corner of Hwy 64 & Cold Branch just minutes from Jack Rabbit. Call Lake Chatuge Storage (828)342-3058.

Garage & Yard Sales

YARD SALE 16 Coventry Circle East,  Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

MOVING SALE Friday, Saturday, 8:30-3, at 263 Westwood Dr., off Old Murphy Rd., near Old Cartoogechaye School


SPRING-A-PET SUPER Adoption Day, May 4, 11am-3pm, Field next to Ace Hardware, Adoptions $45, Microchipping $15, Vendors, Bounce House, Face Painting, Food, Free Goodies.

Help Wanted

MOUNTAIN SPRING SPAS and Pools is searching for a Customer Service Inside Sales Representative in our sales department. This position is responsible for maintaining existing relationships and seek new opportunities to maximize sales. Experience a must. Apply in person at 611 Highlands Rd or email resume to

OLD EDWARDS INN AND SPA Available Positions: Assistant Sommelier Assistant Food and Beverage Manager, Banquet Captain, Senior Sales Manager – 3+ years in resort, sales/event planning required. Reservationist, Housekeeping, Cooks,  Dishwashing, p/t warehouse f/t retail sales. Please apply online at or contact Pat Turnbull at (828)787-2697.

PREMIER INDOOR COMFORT Systems Established, growing HVAC company seeking experienced installers and service technicians. *Earn $22+ w/ great benefits & vacation. *Company paid training. *Guaranteed 40+ hours/week. *Full support staff including full-time office. Our company focuses on residential/light commercial service, maintenance, retrofits,replacements, and new construction. 5 years experience Required. Must have valid DL, clean background, and can pass a drug test. Contact us at (828)538-2055

FLUME OPERATOR Warehouse personal needed for Cowee Mountain Ruby Mine. Must Work Weekends. Call for Appointment. (828)369-5271.

THE SUMMER HOUSE furniture store in Highlands is looking for additional sales staff. Must be professional appearing, friendly and enthusiastic. Previous sales or customer service experience preferred. Part time/Seasonal. Call (828)526-5577.

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

PART-TIME REPORTER Successful candidate should have a background in journalism, be community-minded and possess a solid work ethic. Job includes covering town and county meetings and reporting in a timely manner. Photography skills and a camera a must, reliable transportation and flexibility. All inquires will remain confidential. Please email resume  and writing samples of your work to:

PART-TIME GENERAL Housekeeping, in Downtown Franklin, 20 hours. Call (828)332-0344.

FREEMAN GAS in Highlands, NC has an opening for a Service tech/Gas Installer.  Must have experience running gas lines and servicing/installing gas appliances. A Class B CDL drivers License with Hazmat (X) and Tanker Endorsement is required. Applicant must pass DOT physical and drug test. Excellent benefits, 401k, insurance, sick pay, uniforms. Apply in person to 2271 Dillard Rd, Highlands, NC 28741 M through F 9am to 4pm.

HAMPTON INN Franklin NC Hiring Housekeepers and Breakfast Hostess. Apply at 244 Cunningham Rd.

PART-TIME SECURITY Highlands Falls, Shift Friday 11 p.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday 11 p.m. to 11 a.m., 12 hour Shifts. Call (706)982-5526 or pick up at gate. 290 Skylake Dr., Highlands.

HIRING CONSTRUCTION Journeyman Or equivalent. Prefer someone with some tools. Must have reliable transportation. Pay DOE. Please contact Michael at (828)332-7145 to apply.

EXPERIENCED DOG GROOMER Wanted, Full-time or Part-time. Large and Small Breeds. Call (828)349-6300.

CAFFE REL Is Now Accepting Applications for Line Cook 4 day work week, Reliability and Punctuality a Must. Work in Fast Paced and Busy Caffe. Pay Based on Experience. (828)506-6488

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.

BREAKFAST FUNDRAISER Saturday, April 20, 8am-10am, Pancakes, Sausage, Bacon, Gravy, Grits, Eggs and Biscuits, Fruit. Hickory Knoll Church, 86E Hickory Knoll Rd. Proceeds Benefit New Fellowship Hall.

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