Classifieds for May 19, 2022


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.


TAKING RESERVATIONS for Summer and Fall on Beautiful Cabin, located in Franklin, NC. Also listed on For information call (828)342-4897.

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.


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.

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

SKILLED CERTIFIED NURSING Assistant/Companion, Available 12-hour Shifts, Cooking, Cleaning, Laundry. Experience working with matters of dementia and sundowning. (845)807-4121.

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

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

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:

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.,


SHIH-POM PUPPY looks more like Pomeranian. White and black male. Very loving personality. 12 weeks old, all vaccinations current. $300. (828)200-5101.

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

Community Calendar

ARISE & SHINE THRIFT Big Bag Sale, Friday & Saturday, May 20 & 21, 10am-4pm, Carson Community Building, 3001 Old Murphy Rd., (828)634-0217.

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

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

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

HANDY COUPLE NEEDED Misc. House & Yard Chores, $15/hour. Sarah @ Diva’s (770)757-7500.

HELP NEEDED with Cleaning of In-Town 2 Bedroom Townhouse. Cleaning tools and supplies provided. (828)371-8426.

TRIM CARPENTERS WANTED! Top Pay! Highlands & Cashiers Area, 40 Hours a week. Contact Chris, (828)421-5016.

LANDSCAPE TEAM MEMBER work outdoors in the fresh mountain air for an established small business. Landscaping experience preferred, but willing to train. Driver’s license required.  Cornerstone Landscaping (828)342-2706.

LIBERTY WOOD PRODUCTS Liberty Wood Products is hiring cabinet installers, assemblers, woodworkers.  To apply call (828)524-7958 or visit

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.

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

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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