Thursday, October 28, 2021

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Town poised to vote on BikeWalk Plan next month 

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer Franklin officials have been diligently working with J.M Teague Engineering to create the town's first comprehensive bicycle and pedestrian master...

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...

Jail, schools, and county debt load eyed in first budget work...

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer Macon County Sheriff spent $163,156 in 2016 for out of county housing for Macon County inmates transported to other facilities...

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...

Franklin Police collect donations for “one of their own” affected by Tenn....

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer While Macon County was dealing with smoke and wildfires in the Nantahala National Forest, residents in Tennessee watched as their...

U.S. Forest Service and MCSO make arrest in wildfires in Macon...

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer The Macon County Sheriff's Office and law enforcement with the United States Forest Service took Keith Mann into custody late...

Courthouse to be outfitted with Charters of Freedom monument 

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer The Declaration of Independence, Constitution and Bill of Rights, collectively known as the Charters of Freedom, have guaranteed the rights...

POW designation added to Nathan B. Henry Bridge

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer Sometimes, there are no words, actions, celebrations large enough to do justice to those who deserve it. Sometimes, the life...

U.S. Forest Service: No end in sight for wildfires burning in...

Brittney Burns – Staff Writer It was standing room only in Southwestern Community College's Swain County campus on Sunday afternoon for a public meeting held...

Burning ban issued for 25 mountain counties

RALEIGH - Because of increased fire risk, the N.C. Forest Service has issued  a ban on all open burning and canceled all burning permits for...