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Community partnership looking to revitalize portion of East Franklin

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer During the annual board retreat Town Alderman and local historian Barbara McRae made a presentation to her fellow board members...

Cowee goes to commissioners for funding to finish out fiscal year

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer Six years ago, the Macon County Board of Commissioners set out on a mission to create an arts and heritage...

Pottery remains a tradition in the mountains

Harry Taylor -- Contributing Writer Cowee Mountain Clay houses a gallery and studio of traditional handmade pottery, all fashioned by local craftsman, Brian Davenport.  His...

Main Street presents Airing of the Quilts celebrating Appalachian heritage

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer Appalachian heritage runs deep through Western North Carolina and just like moonshine and leather britches, the art of quilting has...

Franklin celebrates Tartans Day

The Declaration of Arbroath, the Scottish Declaration of Independence was signed on April 6, 1320. Not only have Scottish Americans played a significant role...